Introduction to Programming

Description

Introduces the key skills of problem solving and computer programming, including the elementary programming concepts of documentation, data elements, sequence, selection, and iteration.

Availability

UoN Singapore

  • Trimester 1 - 2015 (Singapore)

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015

Ourimbah

  • Semester 1 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Comprehend the concepts of Object-Oriented and event-driven programming;

2. Comprehend a programming problem and design a solution;

3. Code a solution to a problem;

4. Test and document program solutions.

Content

  1. Programming language syntax
  2. Elementary programming concepts and structures
  3. Problem analysis techniques
  4. Program design and development
  5. Documentation techniques
  6. Testing and debugging techniques
  7. Use of programs to manipulate multimedia files

Assumed Knowledge

None.

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Programming assignment

Quiz: Quiz

In Term Test: Programming tests

Formal Examination: Final Examination

Contact Hours

Computer Lab

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term