9780321521750

Prelude to Programming : Concepts and Design

  • ISBN 13:

    9780321521750

  • ISBN 10:

    0321521757

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback w/CD
  • Copyright: 01/01/2011
  • Publisher: Addison Wesley
  • Newer Edition

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Summary

"Many novice programmers face the same difficulty: struggling to grasp programming logic without becoming bogged down with language syntax concepts. With its language-neutral format, Prelude to Programming: Concepts and Design, Fourth Edition addresses this perennial issue, giving beginners the balanced, language-independent framework they need to learn both core programming concepts and effective design techniques." "The fully revised Fourth Edition supplies a lively and accessible presentation for learning these core programming concepts - including data types, control structures, data files and arrays - and program design techniques - such as top-down modular design and proper program documentation and style. Students develop problem-solving skills by learning how to use basic programming tools and algorithms, including data validation, defensive programming, calculating sums and averages, and searching and sorting lists."--BOOK JACKET.

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