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COMP 2526 - Object-Oriented Programming with Java

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

Students continue to learn to develop applications with the Java language using the Object Oriented Paradigm. Focus is on problem solving, proper Object Oriented Programming techniques, and clear coding style. The three fundamentals of OOP are covered data abstraction and encapsulation, inheritance, and polymorphism with emphasis on the last two (inheritance and polymorphism). Data structures including Linked Lists, Queues, Stacks and Trees will be examined along with some common search and sort algorithms. Basic Java is explored including interfaces, exception handling, and user interfaces. Features of the latest Java Development Kit will also be examined. Several Java packages are examined including java.io, java.awt, swing, and others.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1510 or (PTS equivalents COMP 1409 and COMP 1451)

Credits

4.0

Cost

$572.08 - $580.65 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 46258

Tue Sep 10 - Tue Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 686
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Online

Instructor

Amir Amintabar

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$572.08

Notes

  1. Students must provide their own Windows 10, Mac or Linux dual core laptop with a minimum of 8GB RAM to participate in this course. BCIT does not provide technical support for student's hardware or operating systems.

Two seats remaining as of Aug 24, 2019 6:10 am PDT. Seats remaining may change at any time prior to registration and payment.

CRN 45893

Thu Sep 12 - Thu Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 320
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Online

Instructor

Amir Amintabar

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$580.65

Notes

  1. Late registration is not permitted. Course is 48 hours - 36 hours in class and 12 hours online.

Three seats remaining as of Aug 24, 2019 6:10 am PDT. Seats remaining may change at any time prior to registration and payment.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Choose the appropriate data structure or container class for modeling a given problem.
  • Implement user-defined data structures in Java including linked lists and trees.
  • Apply the techniques of decomposition to break a program into smaller pieces.
  • Design, implement, and test programs using the three main principals of Object Oriented Programming: Encapsulation & information hiding; inheritance; polymorphism.
  • Describe the concept of recursion and give examples of its use.
  • Design, code, test, and debug Graphical User Interfaces with event-driven programs that respond to user events.
  • Build robust code using exception handling.
  • Discuss the computational efficiency of the principal algorithms for sorting, searching, and hashing.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the execution environment.

Effective as of Winter 2007

Related Programs

COMP 2526 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Applied Software Development (ASD)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Certificate

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