Content includes: Data Types and Expressions, Control Statements, Strings and Text Files, Design with Functions, Design with Classes, Graphical User Interfaces, Simple Graphics and Image Processing.
|1.||Demonstrate skills in using a programming language;|
|2.||Apply suitable design strategies to develop a solution;|
|3.||Develop algorithms using basic programming language; and|
|4.||Apply basic object-oriented software principles in problem solving.|
|Laboratory Work||Weekly Practical tasks||30%|
|Test||Two (2) Tests (20% each)||40%|
|Test||Final Practical Test (2 hours)||30%|
Fundamentals of Python: First Programs 2nd ed.
Kenneth A. Lambert (2018)
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