Course

C Programming for Beginners


C language is popular for engineering and commercial applications. It allows developers to maintain the structure and portability of a high-level language while having the detailed control, efficiency and speed of an assembly language. C is the leading language used in hardware application and in software compilers, libraries and interpreters. This course gets you started with application development using the C language.

The course begins with programming and tools overview. It introduces the functions, data types, input/output, strings, operators, precedence, and expressions. It also demonstrates the use of control statements, arrays, and pointers for problem solving. Students will receive assignments to write non-trivial programs and learn to create modular programs with efficiency and readability.

This course will benefit individuals who want to learn C programming language but have little or no programming background. The lectures stress the strengths of C providing students with the means of writing efficient, maintainable and portable code. Each instruction is supplemented with programming exercises.

Topics Include:

  • Compiling, linking, executing, debugging and running a C Program
  • Functions, data types
  • Input and Output, character strings
  • Arrays
  • Operators and precedence
  • Expressions
  • Control statement
  • Pointers
  • Advanced topics

Skills Needed: Technical aptitude and experience with a computer operating system or equivalent knowledge.

Sections Open for Enrollment:

Open Sections and Schedule
Start / End Date Units Location Cost Instructor
11-12-2019 to 02-11-2020 2.0 ONLINE $620

Bineet Sharma

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Schedule

Date: Start Time: End Time: Meeting Type: Location:
Tue, 11-12-2019 11:58 p.m. 11:59 p.m. Online ONLINE
Tue, 02-11-2020 11:56 p.m. 11:57 p.m. Online ONLINE
Open Sections and Schedule
Start / End Date Units Location Cost Instructor
01-07-2020 to 04-07-2020 2.0 ONLINE $620

Bineet Sharma

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Schedule

Date: Start Time: End Time: Meeting Type: Location:
Tue, 01-07-2020 11:58 p.m. 11:59 p.m. Online ONLINE
Tue, 04-07-2020 11:56 p.m. 11:57 p.m. Online ONLINE
Open Sections and Schedule
Start / End Date Units Location Cost Instructor
01-08-2020 to 03-04-2020 2.0 CLASSROOM $620

Wayne L Fenton

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Schedule

Date: Start Time: End Time: Meeting Type: Location:
Wed, 01-08-2020 6:30 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Lab with Online Materials SANTA CLARA
Wed, 01-15-2020 6:30 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Lab with Online Materials SANTA CLARA
Wed, 01-22-2020 6:30 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Lab with Online Materials SANTA CLARA
Wed, 01-29-2020 6:30 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Lab with Online Materials SANTA CLARA
Wed, 02-05-2020 6:30 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Lab with Online Materials SANTA CLARA
Wed, 02-12-2020 6:30 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Lab with Online Materials SANTA CLARA
Wed, 02-26-2020 6:30 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Lab with Online Materials SANTA CLARA
Wed, 03-04-2020 6:30 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Lab with Online Materials SANTA CLARA
Open Sections and Schedule
Start / End Date Units Location Cost Instructor
03-10-2020 to 06-09-2020 2.0 ONLINE $620

Bineet Sharma

Enroll

Schedule

Date: Start Time: End Time: Meeting Type: Location:
Tue, 03-10-2020 11:58 p.m. 11:59 p.m. Online ONLINE
Tue, 06-09-2020 11:56 p.m. 11:57 p.m. Online ONLINE

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