Visual Programming II Syllabus

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Visual Programming II

Syllabus


Department

Computer and Information Science
s

Course

CSCI 2800

Title

Advanced Visual Programming

Credits

4

Instructor

Dr. Don Bailes

Office

214A Gilbreath Hall

Email

bailes@etsu.ed
u

Web Site

http://csciwww.etsu.edu/bailes/2800/default.aspx


Prerequisite

CSCI 1800 or equivalent

Catalog Description

An introduction to developing applications using Visual Basic.NET
.
T
his course is designed to show
how to analyze problems, design solutions, and implement applications use VB.NET
.
E
mphasis will
be given to the development of solutions using VB.NET
.
L
aboratory use of software and team
participation is essential to this
course.

Course Objectives



To develop an understanding of Visual Basic





To develop the skills necessary to create software solutions using V
isual
B
asic




To learn how to analyze
certain types of
problems
with a software solution in mind



To learn how to des
ign software solutions
to some types of problems



To learn how to implement, test, and debug Visual Basic

applications



To learn to conform to a set of standards established for the course

Course Topics



Introduction to Visual Basic.NET

(Review of 1800 topic
s)




The VB.NET Integrated Design Environment



Object Oriented Analysis, Design, and Implementation



Using VB to develop object oriented solutions



Windows forms, variables, classes, obje
cts, loops, collections, string
-
handling, error detection
and handling
,
events and
event
-
handling,
.NET controls, drawing,
an introduction into use of
sequential

and XML

files
,

and elementary data base usage

if time permits
.
Using c
ommon
classes and techniques
with
the .NET framework.

Textbook

"Murach's Beginning Visual Bas
ic .NET"; Murach Publishing; ISBN: 1
-
890774
-
15
-
4

Recommended Reading

The following texts are
recommended as supplementary reading and as reference material

"Professional VB.NET 2nd Edition"; Wrox Press Ltd.; ISBN: 1
-
861007
-
16
-
7

"Visual Basic .NET Unleashed
"; Sams Publishing; ISBN: 0
-
672
-
32234
-
X

Deliverables

Tests


3
(50%)

Lab Assignments


30
%

Exercises and homework


20%