PRG355 - Object Oriented Programming Using C++

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Subject Title
Object Oriented Programming Using C++

Subject Description
This course continues on from PRG 255 (Advanced Programming Using 'C') and reviews those 'C' programming concepts such as Pointers and Structures most useful for laying the foundation for learning the object-oriented programming (OOP) concepts.

The course uses the C++ programming language as a tool to implement OOP concepts. The OOP concepts such as Classes, Member and Friend Functions, Constructor and Destructor Functions, Operator Overloading, Inheritance, Composition, Virtual Functions and Polymorphism, Stream I/O, Templates and Exception Handling are covered, as well as the OOP methods.

Credit Status
One subject credit in the Computer Engineering Technology.

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

  1. Apply a systematic approach to problem-solving by using OOP methods and techniques.
  2. Demonstrate skills in problem analysis, problem logic development, program design and implementation that can be applied in a wide variety of programming problems.
  3. Write and debug C++ programs that apply OOP techniques to solve typical engineering problems.
  4. Demonstrate understanding of the syntax of C++ OOP tools.
  5. Implement the concepts of user-defined data types and data hiding.
  6. Understand and apply encapsulation, polymorphism and inheritance.
  7. Understand and use private, public and protected access specifiers.
  8. Design and code inline and non-inline member functions.
  9. Design and code constructor and destructor functions.
  10. Design and code friend functions and static member functions.
  11. Design and code template functions and class templates.
  12. Understand the nature and uses of operator overloading, inheritance and composition.
  13. Understand and use object-oriented file I/O.
  14. Demonstrate understanding of the exception handling techniques.

Essential Employability Skills
Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

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