Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2017 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Department: School of Computing and Information Technology

Subject Information
Subject Code ISIT114
Subject Name Object Oriented Programming
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites BUSS111 or CSCI114 or ISIT111
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence BUSS214 & CSCI124
Assessment Laboratory Assignments; quiz and final examination.
General Subject Yes.

Subject Description
The aims of this subject are to consolidate and extend student's knowledge and skills in structured programming and to introduce them to the concepts and practice of object oriented programming. To achieve this aim the subject will provide students with an opportunity to develop further programming skills and good coding style; develop skills in using the object-oriented concepts of inheritance, encapsulation, construction, access control, overloading and messaging; develop and display competency in the design and implementation of object-oriented programs to solve business problems.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the concepts of a well structured solution and good coding style within an object-oriented programming environment
2. define and use the concept of an object in an object-oriented program development environment
3. write correct and maintainable object-oriented programs using an object-oriented programming language