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Practicum- Introduction to the C Programming Language


This practicum assumes general background and experience in computer programming (such as that provided by COMPSCI 121 or a similar introductory programming course) and some knowledge of data structures (such as that provided by COMPSCI 187). Content will include basic C data types, declarations, expressions, statements, and functions; simple use of macros; some common library calls (such as formatted input/output); basic pointer manipulation using linked lists; and introduction to using standard tools (gcc and make).
Course Details


CPE Class with Moodle
May 17, 2021 - Jul 17, 2021
Prerequisite: COMPSCI 121 with a grade of B or better (or COMPSCI 186 with a grade of C or better)
Base Cost: $482 ($482/credit)
Term Fee: $50
Start date: May 17, 2021
End date: Jul 17, 2021
Last day to add: May 23, 2021
Last day to drop: May 23, 2021
Last day to withdraw: Jun 23, 2021