This unit provides in-depth understanding of a modern object oriented language. The unit develops skills in software development, through an algorithmic approach and the application of principles of objected oriented programming.
Content includes: introduction to programming; basic constructs of a programming language; sequence, selection and iteration; classes and objects, inheritance, use of predefined classes from libraries; one dimensional arrays; graphical user Interface.
|1.||Discuss and apply fundamental aspects of computer program development;|
|2.||Elaborate and apply software development activities;|
|3.||Develop algorithms using basic programming constructs;|
|4.||Manipulate primitive data types and structured data types; and|
|5.||Apply object-oriented software principles in problem solving.|
|Laboratory Work||Lab Tests (4)||40%|
|Assignment||Assignment (programming tasks)||40%|
|Test||Written Tests (2)||20%|
Java Foundations: Introduction to program design and data structures, 4th ed.
Lewis J., DePasquale P., & Chase J. (2017)
Pearson International Edition.
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