Module 26266 (2016)
Module description - C/C++
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|School||School of Computer Science|
|Member of Staff||Hayo Thielecke|
|Semester||Semester 2 - 10 credits|
Two hourly lectures per week plus eleven two-hour demonstrator-supervised laboratory sessions.
The module introduces the C/C++ family of programming languages, including programming language design issues arising from the various extensions of C that have been developed. The module assumes some familiarity with programming in Java, and it will emphasise the differences between C-style languages and Java, such as garbage collection vs memory management and pointers.
On successful completion of this module, the student should be able to:
Sessional: 1.5 hr examination (80%), continuous assessment (20%).
Supplementary (where allowed): By examination only (100%).