COMP SCI 2S03/SFWR ENG 2S03 Course Outline
Principles of Programming
Dr. Sanzheng Qiao
ITB/246, ext. 27234, email@example.com
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Yin, Xiang (yinx5)
Hussain, Wisam (hussaiwh)
BOKHARI, Asghar (bokhari), Drop-in Centre, ITB/242
NAKAMURA, John (nakamura), Drop-in Centre, ITB/242
Term I, 2011-2012
C01 Mo, We, Th, 17:30-18:20, MDCL/1105
T01 Tu, 12:30-13:20, ETB/224 Ponce, Laura, firstname.lastname@example.org
T02 We, 10:30-11:20, ETB/224 Yin, Xiang, email@example.com
T03 We, 10:30-11:20, ETB/227 Hussain, Wisam, firstname.lastname@example.org
T04 Mo, 14:30-15:20, ETB/224 Qian, Zhizhao, email@example.com
T05 Mo, 14:30-15:20, ETB/228 Jeremic, Filip, firstname.lastname@example.org
Fundamental concepts of imperative programming (procedures, statements,
control structures, iteration, recursion, exceptions); basic data
structures (references, records, arrays, dynamic structures); basic
concepts of operating systems.
Prerequisites COMP SCI 1MD3 or ENGINEER 1DO4
Antirequisites COMP ENG 2SH4, COMP SCI 2SC3
By the end of this course students will be able to understand
five programming assignments, 35%
midterm examination (one-hour, closed book), 20%
final examination (two-hour, closed book), 45%
Eric S. Roberts and Julie Zelenski.
Programming Abstraction in C++.
Beta testing with permission.
Alternatively, you can directly download the above material from
Also, there are notes
on using Visual Studio and XCode.
Visual Studio C++ 2008 express can be downloaded from
Only the McMaster Standard calculator will be permitted
in tests and examinations. This is available at the
You are expected to exhibit honesty and use ethical behaviour
in all aspects of the learning process. Academic credentials
you earn are rooted in principles of honesty and academic
Academic dishonesty is to knowingly act or fail to act in a
way that results or could result in unearned academic credit
or advantage. This behaviour can result in serious consequences,
e.g. the grade of zero on an assignment, loss of credit with
a notation on the transcript (notation reads: "Grade of F
assigned for academic dishonesty"), and/or suspension or
expulsion from the university.
It is your responsibility to understand what constitutes
academic dishonesty. For information on the various types
academic dishonesty please refer to the Academic Integrity
Policy, located at
The following illustrates only three forms of academic dishonesty:
In case of discrepancy between the online and handout version of the
course outline, the handout version shall be taken as correct.
"The Faculty of Engineering is concerned with ensuring an
environment that is free of all discrimination. If there
is a problem, individuals are reminded that they should
contact the Department Chair, the Sexual Harrassment Officer
or the Human Rights Consultant, as the problem occurs."
Midterm, Oct. 13, Thur., 17:30-18:20, MDCL/1102 (A--K), T28 (L--Z)
Final, Dec. 20, Tue., 12:30-14:30, IWC 1
Office hours: Dec. 19, 14:00-16:00, ITB222
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