BTP100 - Programming Fundamentals Using C

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Subject Title
Programming Fundamentals Using C

Subject Description

This course covers the fundamental principles of computer programming, with an emphasis on problem solving strategies using structured programming techniques. The C programming language, which is widely used and forms the syntactical basis for object-oriented languages such as C++, C#, Objective-C, and Java, is used to introduce problem analysis, algorithm design, and program implementation.

Credit Status
1 credit (3 units)
Required for BSD - Bachelor of Technology (Software Development)

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1 - Design functions using selection and iteration constructs to solve a programming task
2 - Connect functions using pass-by-value and pass-by-address semantics to assemble a complete program
3 - Design collections using arrays and structures to manage data efficiently
4 - Code algorithms using standard library functions to incorporate existing technology
5 - Stream data using standard library functions to interact with users and access persistent text
6 - Trace the execution of a procedural program to validate its correctness
7 - Develop algorithms using procedural programming concepts to communicate coding plans
8 - Code complete programs using appropriate object and pointer types to implement specified coding plans
9 - Formulate programming plans using logical components to solve practical problems
10 - Explain the purposes of procedural programming features to inform business persons

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