CIST-102 - Introduction to Programming

Minimum Credits: 4 Length: 80 hours Prerequisites: Admission to the Computer Information Systems Technology Diploma Program Delivery Method: Blended Cost: $909.16 Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course%20Outlines/CIST102.pdf

This is an introductory course on programming. Learners will develop problem-solving skills through the use of detailed algorithms and be introduced to structured and object oriented design techniques. The course content includes standard program syntax, variable types, operators, input/output statements, decision and loop control structures, methods, encapsulation, instantiating and using objects. The course is taught in Python to keep the focus on programming language-neutral.