2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) 
    
    Nov 25, 2020  
2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Add to Pages (opens a new window)

ITEC 1030 - Introduction to Programming♦


(5 cr.) The cornerstone of modern software design is object-oriented programming (OOP), which is a methodology that uses objects to represent complex relationships and simplifies the development and management of information systems. In this course, students will learn current information on OOP and other prevailing techniques in programming. Students begin by studying foundational concepts and terminology of OOP. They examine programming paradigms, algorithmic thinking, and problem-solving techniques in Java. Students engage in coursework and share blogs on computer program design, constraints, variables, functions, procedures, logic and code control, error trapping, error handling, and interactive coding techniques. They gain hands-on, practical experience through lab work focusing on compiling and running applications, reading data interactively, and debugging.
  (Prerequisite(s): ITEC 1010 and MATH 1040.)
♦ Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an Enrollment Advisor [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information.



Add to Pages (opens a new window)