Centennial College has resumed limited in-person lab instruction using a phased approach

Software 1: Programming Fundamentals

Course Code EMSD-709
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: This course introduces students to computer programming. Students will explore structured and object-oriented programming concepts including data abstraction, inheritance and polymorphism. The language of instruction is C# or Java.

Upon successful completion, students will be able to demonstrate: 
  • Good understanding of software development process and fundamentals of computer software 
  • Good understanding of basic problem solving techniques of programming 
  • How to use various control structures in C# (Java) applications 
  • How to create and use C# classes, methods, and interfaces 
  • Good understanding of inheritance and polymorphism 
  • How to handle exceptions and debug C# (Java) applications 
  • How to build GUI applications using C# (Java)