CISC 3110 Advanced Programming Techniques
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CIS 15.
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4 hours; 4 credits
A second course in programming. Advanced programming techniques emphasizing reliability, maintainability, and reusability. Module design and multi-file programs. Abstract data types. Objects, classes, and object-oriented design. Storage class and scope. Addresses, pointers, and dynamic storage allocation. Test suites, test drivers, and testing strategies; debugging, assertions, and an introduction to formal techniques. Recursion and function parameters. (Not open to students who are enrolled in or have completed Computer and Information Science 3130 .)
Prerequisite: Computer and Information Science 1110 [1.5] or 1180 [2.80].