C++ Programming: An Introduction (2008 Update)



All the software applications are developed using programming languages. As a programmer, you would like to create an application that will be of use to your clients. In the C++ Programming: An Introduction (2008 Update) course, you will write programs in C++ and use object-oriented programming principles in writing them.The target student for this course is an entry-level programmer interested in developing applications using C++. Job changers, or persons with an academic background in a field other than computer science or programming, who wish to embark on a course of study that will prepare them for employment as professional software developers. It is also intended for programmers who are interested in extending their skills in C, C++ and Java.

This course carries the following professional education credits: 1.2 CEUs. For more information on accreditation bodies, please visit www.elementk.com/products/certification-and-accreditation.



  • In this course, you will migrate from C to C++, explore the object-oriented programming concepts, create classes and instances, implement inheritance and data abstraction within your classes. You will also create templates, and use C++ libraries and handle various exceptions.

Hardware and Software Required:

  • Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (or higher)
  • Browser Mozilla Firefox 2 (or higher)
  • Browser Apple Safari 2 (or higher)
  • Operating System Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, Vista, or Windows 7
  • Operating System Apple Mac OS X 10.4 (or higher)
  • Processor Pentium III 1 GHz (or better)
  • Processor Macintosh Intel-based or PowerPC G4 (or better)
  • RAM 512 MB (1 GB or more recommended)
  • Internet connection 256K (broadband recommended)
  • Adobe Flash Player 8 (current version recommended)
  • Adobe Reader 7 (or higher)
  • Other requirements may apply to supplemental offline activities. Omitting these optional activities does not affect course completion.


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Course Info

  • Code: EL-C+P-IN
  • Duration: 11 hours 18 minutes
  • Price: Call for price

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