COMP 202 Foundations of Programming (3 credits)

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Offered by: Computer Science (Faculty of Science)


Computer Science (Sci) : Introduction to computer programming in a high level language: variables, expressions, primitive types, methods, conditionals, loops. Introduction to algorithms, data structures (arrays, strings), modular software design, libraries, file input/output, debugging, exception handling. Selected topics.

Terms: Fall 2016, Winter 2017, Summer 2017

Instructors: Siddiqi, Kaleem; Lyman-Abramovitch, Melanie; Pomerantz, Daniel (Fall) Lyman-Abramovitch, Melanie; Oakes, Bentley; Alberini, Giulia (Winter) Becerra Romero, David (Summer)

  • 3 hours

  • Prerequisite: a CEGEP level mathematics course

  • Restrictions: COMP 202 and COMP 208 cannot both be taken for credit. COMP 202 is intended as a general introductory course, while COMP 208 is intended for students interested in scientific computation. COMP 202 cannot be taken for credit with or after COMP 250

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