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Computer Science (COMP)

School of Computer Science
Faculty of Science

COMP 2404 [0.5 credit]

Programming in C++

In-depth study of the language C++ from a software engineering perspective, with emphasis on features supporting the development of large efficient and reusable systems. Topics include: encapsulation, templates, references, constructors and destructors, overloading, memory management, exception handling, and the standard template library.
Precludes additional credit for COMP 2004 and SYSC 2004.
Prerequisite: COMP 1402 and COMP 1405. Restricted to students registered in the B.C.S. program, the combined Honours in Computer Science and Mathematics, Honours Computer Mathematics, and Honours Computer Statistics.
Lectures three hours a week.

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