Intermediate Programming Methodologies in C++

Course Description

This course is taught as a systematic approach to the design, construction, and management of computer programs, emphasizing design, programming style, documentation, testing, and debugging techniques. Key concepts in Object-oriented programming to be covered are (a) Strings, (b) Multidimensional arrays, (c) Pointers and their use in arrays, parameters, and dynamic allocation, (d) Structures and Classes with operator overloading, (e) Inheritance and Polymorphism, (f) Templates, (g) Exceptions and (h) Introduction to Linked lists. Software engineering and computer science students are the targeted groups.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
12142 CIS 22B 02Z MTWR··· 10:00 AM-11:50 AM Edward Ahrens ONLINE
······· TBA-TBA

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2024-07-01 to 2024-08-09.
CIS-022B.02Z: Fully ONLINE. This is an online lecture, laboratory class. The lecture meets each week as noted in the class listing. The laboratory does not have scheduled meetings and can be completed independently each week on the student's own time. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at .***Please complete the form found at if you feel that you can evidence equivalent coursework and/or job experience that meet the prerequisites for this course.****

Course Details

4.5 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 4
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 1.5
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisite and Advisory

Elementary algebra or equivalent (or higher), or appropriate placement beyond elementary algebra
(Students may receive credit for either (CIS D022A and CIS D022B (or CIS D22BH)) or CIS D027.); CIS D022A

Limitations on Enrollment and Entrance Skills

Limitations on Enrollment
Not open to students with credit in the Honors Program related course.
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