Mar 26, 2023
INET 1820 - Scripting Languages I
This course introduces the fundamental concepts of programming from a scripting language perspective to students with little or no programming experience. Students write small programs to accomplish useful tasks in a variety of popular scripting languages. In addition, students develop confidence working in both Windows and Unix-like based systems.
Instructional Method Lecture
Minimum Student Competencies
Upon completion of INET 1820 Scripting Languages, the student will:
- Explain statements and expressions.
- Apply variables to store information.
- Apply flow control statements to complete tasks.
- Analyze debugging statements.
- Evaluate expressions that use arithmetic and logical operators.
- Differentiate scripting language files by their extension or syntax.
- Execute scripts using applicable interpreter.
- Apply loops to complete repetitive tasks.
- Contrast discrepancies between Windows and Unix-like that impact various aspects of scripting languages.
- Create headless programs that run in the background.
- Apply good programming practices when creating programs.
- Organize output for support and maintenance.
- Create programs that interact with users.
- Implement programs that interface with databases or file systems.
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