C++ TO JAVA
2008/2009, Semester 1
School of Computing (Computer Science)
Modular Credits: --
The module aims to train students with have learned data structures and algorithms in C++ to program in Java. Basic constructs common in the two languages will not be covered (e.g. if-else, loops etc). Topics covered include: Objects and classes in Java, fundamental data structures: arrays, strings, I/O, exception handling, use of APIs and class libraries, sub-classing , inheritance, abstract and interface class, new design concept using generic Java approach. Assessment of students in this module will be on satisfactory/unsatisfactory (S/U) basis. The duration of the course is six weeks, opening at beginning of semesters.