Full course description


Programming Fundamentals 1 provides students with the foundation in the design and implementation of a well-structured computer programs.



Online forums will be used to support the scaffolding of knowledge, understanding and abilities. The teaching style will include video conferencing, discussion forums and activity based learning techniques. The focus of the teaching style will be determined through learning diagnostics, undertaken by students, which will identify learning styles needs. A cooperative learning framework is used as a means of supporting equity for both teaching and learning styles.

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What you get

  • Construct expression using numeric, string, Boolean and composite values
  • Construct nested code blocks using selection and iteration
  • Implement pure functions and those with side effects
  • Construct recursive functions
  • Implement modular programs that can be tested and debugged easily
  • Design test cases.