Programming with Microsoft Visual Basic 2008, 4e, International Edition by the best-selling author, Diane Zak, is designed for a first course in programming. Using the most recent version of the software, Visual Basic 2008, this book teaches individuals how to use Visual Basic applications as they would in a real world setting. Students with no previous programming experience learn how to plan and create their own interactive windows applications. GUI design skills and Object-Oriented Programming concepts are emphasized throughout the book.
Table of Contents
An Overview of Programming. 1. An Introduction to Visual Basic 2008. 2. Designing Applications. 3. Using Variables and Constants. 4. The Selection Structure. 5. More on the Selection Structure. 6. The Repetition Structure. 7. Sub and Function Procedures. 8. Manipulating Strings. 9. Arrays. 10. Structures and Sequential Access Files. 11. Classes and Objects. 12. Databases and LINQ. 13. Web Applications. Appendices: Appendix A: GUI Design Guidelines. Appendix B: Visual Basic Type Conversion Functions.