PROG 110 Introduction to Programming • 5 Cr.
Students learn object oriented programming techniques using the current software development tools and a .NET programming language. Students design procedures and write computer instructions to solve business problems, learn procedural programming, develop graphical user interfaces in Windows and work with events and objects. Fulfills the quantitative or symbolic reasoning course requirements for non-business majors at BC. Prerequisite: Placement by assessment into MATH& 141 or completion of MATH 099 with a C or better, or the equivalent course from another college. Placement by assessment into ENGL& 101, or completion of ENGL 092 or 093 with a C or better.
After completing this class, students should be able to:
- Use common programming terms
- Apply generally accepted programming standards and techniques
- Plan and design an application
- Declare and use variables and constants correctly using appropriate data-types and scope
- Use appropriate arithmetic, logical and comparison operators to develop complex expressions
- Use If and Switch statements to implement selection structures
- Use the For, While, Do loop statement to invoke repetition structures
- Design programs that invoke and define functions (methods) with parameters
- Test and debug applications
- Use an integrated development environment to design, create and test applications