Introduction to Computer Programming Using Java

Catalog Number
Exam Type
Multiple Choice
Credit / Level
3.0 / Lower

The UExcel Introduction to Computer Programming Using Java examination is based on material typically taught in a one-semester, three-credit, lower-level undergraduate course in Computer Programming. The content of the exam corresponds with course offerings such as Introduction to Computer programming, Computer Science I or Introductory programming using object oriented programming/Java. This examination measures comprehension and understanding of introduction to programming in pursuit of organizational goals and strategies. The exam specifically tests for an understanding of computer and software organization; the software development process; variables, constants, primitive data types, expressions and operators; control statements; modularity and function design; linear data structures; object-oriented design, classes and objects; and files in the Java language. A basic proficiency in computer use and in the applications (such as any Java IDE) is assumed. (Multiple-choice examination)

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