IS 240 Programming Concepts with Visual Basic.Net

3 credits, Fall and Spring

Introduces programming constructs common to most languages, laying a solid foundation on which more advanced topics will build. The course will introduce the Visual Basic .NET integrated development environment. Key topics will include object oriented programming design concepts, the .NET Framework, GUI design guidelines, VB Controls, data structures, and database connectivity. Students will design a series of small business applications linked to a database.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in IS 150 (may be taken concurrently)