- Name: Beginning Java
- Division: Career & Technical Education
- Discipline: Computer Information Technology
- Units (Credits): 3.00
I. Catalog Course Description
Prerequisites: CIT129 or previous programming experience with consent of instructor
Teaches Java, an object-oriented programming language used in general-purpose computing, Web development, client-server computing, n-tier e-commerce applications, and Web-based applets. Object-oriented programing techniques and hands-on learning will be emphasized. Students will complete several computer programming projects.
II: Course Objectives
Teaches Java, an object- oriented programming language used in general-purpose computing, Web development, client-server computing, n-tier e-commerce applications, and Web-based applets. Taught using lecture and lab. Hands-on learning is emphasized.
Students who successfully complete this course will have an increased understanding of:
- Object-oriented design principles
- Sequential execution of code
- How to develop algorithms in a language neutral environment, and.
- File systems, Numerical systems used in computing, and Basic computational theory.
III: Course Linkage
This course fulfills Western Nevada College’s Student Learning Objectives of ensuring that successful students:
- Possess adequate problem solving, creative reasoning, and critical thinking skills.
- Can utilize effective and efficient learning skills, including locating and evaluating sources of information.
- Have college level reading, writing, and oral communication skills.
- Are able to demonstrate knowledge of the subject matter to a level that is appropriate to the emphasis of their degree.
- Understand the theoretical principles behind creating and maintaining a professional level Web site.
- Use current software to create, publish, and maintain a professional level Web site.
- Apply techniques appropriate to their specialty in the operation of a Web site.
Scheduled CIT-130 classes:
There are currently no CIT-130 classes scheduled for this term.