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How to Think Like a Programmer

Problem-solving for the Bewildered

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How to Think Like a Programmer: Problem-solving for the Bewildered by Paul Vickers
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How to Think Like a Programmer is a bright, accessible, fun read describing the mindset and mental methods of programmers. Anticipating the problems that students have through the character of Brian the Bewildered Wildebeest, the slower pace required for this approach is made interesting and engaging by hand-drawn sketches, frequent (paper-based) activities and the everyday tasks (e.g. coffee making) used as a basis of worked examples. How to Think Like a Programmer provides a fun and accessible way to learn the mental models needed to approach computational programmable problems.

Table of Contents

PART ONE: Creating and Using Java Classes 1. Introduction 2. Creating Classes 3. Developing Class Methods PART TWO: Methods and Statements 4. Input and Formatting Class Methods 5. Selection 6. Repetition PART THREE: Reference and Collection Datatypes 7. Strings and Characters 8. Collections: Arrays PART FOUR: Creating Swing-Based GUIs 9. Visual Programming Basics 10. Additional Class Capabilities PART FIVE: Additional Programming Topics 11. Additional Class Capabilities 12. Files 13. Collections: List Creating and Maintenance 14. Additional Capabilities APPENDICES Appendix A: Operator Precedence Table Appendix B: Unicode Character Set Appendix C: Compiliing and Running a Java Program Appendix D: Obtaining Locales
Release date Australia
February 21st, 2008
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
black & white illustrations
Imprint
Cengage Learning EMEA
Pages
300
Dimensions
188x244x18
ISBN-13
9781844809004
Product ID
2464258

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