Introduction to C++ Programming
Queen Mary, University of London
Area of Study
Computer Programming, Physics
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
OverviewCredits: 15.0Overlap: NonePrerequisite: NoneThis is an introductary programming module for physicists and no prior programming knowledge is assumed. Student are taught the basics of writing and compiling C++ code within a robust theoretical framework of increasing complexity consisting of: Variables and data types, Arithmetic Operators, Simple I/O, Program flow, While statement for-loops, if-statement and logical operators, Formatted Output, Switch Statement, User-defined functions (structured programs), Series Evaulation, Casts, References, Introduction to Monte Carlo Methods and randon number generation, Multi-file programs, File I/O, Arrays and Pointers, Numerical Integration techniques, Roots of Functions, and Function Minimisation.Assessment: 30.0% Examination, 70.0% CourseworkLevel: 4
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