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COSC 1436.71800 - Online
Programming Fundamentals I
Instructor: David Kirk
Fall 2022   8/22/2022 - 12/8/2022
Virtual Class 5:00pm Tuesdays
Dallas College Home
Various Resources
Installing Code::Blocks on Windows and running a C++ program
Create, Compile, and Run C++ on Mac using TextMate and the Terminal

Online C++ Compiler  |  Syntax Highlighter  |  w3schools.com C++ Tutorial
Arduino / NeoPixel  | Build a Line Following Robot  |  sol.exe  |  cards.dll
C++ Online Book by David Kirk
Chapter 1 - Programming Terminology
Chapter 2 - Binary    Video
Chapter 4 - Hello World    Video
Chapter 5 - Cout Statement    Video
Chapter 6 - Variables    Video
Chapter 7 - Constants
Chapter 8 - Cin Statement
Chapter 9 - If...Else Statement
Chapter 10 - Switch Statement
Chapter 11 - Using Libraries and Functions
Chapter 12 - While Loop    Video
Chapter 13 - For Loop
Chapter 14 - Arrays    Video
Chapter 15 - String    Video
Chapter 16 - Writing Functions
Chapter 17 - Variable Scope
Chapter 18 - File Input and Output    Video
Chapter 19 - Random Numbers    Video
Chapter 21 - Bells & Whistles
 
Class Calendar - last updated August 30, 2022
Week 1
Tuesday Aug 23
Virtual Class 5:00pm
Discuss Syllabus and Class

History of Computers


Chapter 1 - Programming Terminology
Chapter 2 - Binary
Week 2
Tuesday Aug 30
Virtual Class 5:00pm
Introduce Code::Blocks compiler.

Run "Hello World".  Discuss the parts of a C++ program.

Chapter 4 - Hello World
Chapter 5 - Cout Statement


Review Homework 1

Homework 1 due Sept 2
Week 3
Tuesday Sept 6
Virtual Class 5:00pm

Chapter 6 - Variables
Chapter 7 - Constants
Chapter 8 - cin statement

Week 4
Tuesday Sept 13
Virtual Class 5:00pm

Review Homework 2

Chapter 11 - U
sing Functions
Chapter 9 - If Statement

Look at If Statement Exercises Part 1
Look at If Statement Exercises Part 2

Homework 2 due Sept 16

Review for Exam 1 - Practice Test #1

Exam 1 on Ecampus due Sept 18
- Chapters 1,2,4,5,6,7,8 - history of computers, programming, binary, cout statement, cin statement, variables, constants

Week 5
Tuesday Sept 20
Virtual Class 5:00pm
Chapter 12 - While Loop  While Loop Simulator
Week 6
Tuesday Sept 27
Virtual Class 5:00pm

Chapter 13 - For Loop  For Loop Simulator

Review Homework 3

Homework 3 due Sept 30

Week 7
Tuesday Oct 4
Virtual Class 5:00pm

Special Topic TBA

Week 8
Tuesday Oct 11
Virtual Class 5:00pm
Review Homework 4

Homework 4 due Oct 14

Review for Exam 2 - Practice Test #2

Exam 2 on Ecampus due Oct 16
- Chapters 9,11,12,13 - if statement, libraries and functions, while loop, for loop
Week 9
Tuesday Oct 18
Virtual Class 5:00pm

Chapter 19 - Random Numbers

Chapter 14 - Arrays

Look at Array Exercises

Week 10
Tuesday Oct 25
Virtual Class 5:00pm

Chapter 18 - File Input/Output

Review Homework 5

Homework 5 due Oct 28

Week 11
Tuesday Nov 1
Virtual Class 5:00pm
Chapter 15 - Strings

Look at string exercises1
Week 12
Tuesday Nov 8
Virtual Class 5:00pm

Chapter 16 - Writing functions

Review Homework 6

Homework 6 due Nov 11

November 10, 2022 is the last day to Withdraw
Week 13
Tuesday Nov 15
Virtual Class 5:00pm

Discuss Homework 7

Week 14
Tuesday Nov 22
Virtual Class 5:00pm
Discuss Homework 7

Review for Exam 3 - Practice Test #3

Exam 3 on Ecampus due Nov 18 - Chapters 14 (arrays), 15 (strings), 16 (writing functions), 18 (file input/output), 19 (random numbers)
Week 15
Tuesday Nov 29
Virtual Class 5:00pm
Optional Presentations of Homework 7

Homework 7 due Dec 5
Week 16
Tuesday Dec 6

No class