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COMP 2511 - Procedural Programming in C

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

This hands-on course is aimed at CST Diploma students who have completed COMP 1510. Learning procedural programming with C will improve application development skills in other programming languages as the C syntax is the basis for Java, C# and C++. Topics include language syntax, common coding styles and idioms and the implementation of selected data structures and algorithms in C. Successful participants will learn how to design, build and deploy modular multi-file C programs. This summer course is the prerequisite for COMP 3512, Object Oriented Programming in C++.

Prerequisite(s)

(COMP 1409 and COMP 1451) or COMP 1510

Credits

5.0

Cost

$636.00 - $642.00 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 60518

Mon May 28 - Thu Aug 02 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 28 - Aug 02 Mon/Thu 13:30 - 16:30 DTC Rm. 875

Instructor

Albert Wei

Course Outline

Cost

$642.00

Notes

  1. REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Full

CRN 63571

Tue May 29 - Thu Aug 02 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 29 - Aug 02 Tue/Thu 13:30 - 16:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 322

Instructor

Bob Langelaan

Course Outline

Cost

$636.00

Notes

  1. REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Discuss programming language concepts such as pass-by-value versus pass-by-reference, scope, extent, pointers & memory models.
  • Apply the functions in the standard C library in developing programs.
  • Manage large C programs that involve multiple files.
  • Implement selected data structures & algorithms in C.
  • Identify and use control statements in C programs.
  • Identify and use functions in C programs.
  • Process arrays in C.
  • Process strings in C.
  • Explain pointers & their relation to arrays & strings.
  • Perform input/output in C.
  • Analyze & explain the behaviour of programs written in C.
  • Design, implement & debug software application programs written in C.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2011

Books & Supplies

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Spring/Summer 2018

Books for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

C Primer Plus (6th Edition)
Author Stephen Prata
Publisher Addison-Wesley Professional
Copyright 2014
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-32192-842-9
Price $64.95
Optional

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

C How to Program (8th Edition)
Author Paul J. Deitel, Harvey Deitel
Publisher Pearson
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-13397-689-2
Price $230.50
Required

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