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CCTP131 - CLA: Programming Essentials in C

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Course Overview

CLA: Programming Essentials in C covers the basics of programming in the C programming language for entry-level IT and software development jobs. This course includes hands-on labs, quizzes and assessments to learn how to utilize the skills and knowledge gained on the course and interacts with some real-life programming tasks and situations.
This course is aligned to C++ Institute (cppinstitute.org) C Programming Language Certified Associate (CLA) Certification
By the end of the course, students will be able to:

  • Understand common computer programming concepts.
  • Learn the syntax, semantics and basic data types of C.
  • Apply programming skills using hands-on lab activities and by writing their own C programs.
  • Develop logic-building skills and algorithmic thinking,

    This ONLINE instructor-led course includes hands-on practice activities, lab exercises to reinforce learning, quizzes and chapter assessments, and pre-final and final tests to measure understanding. It requires from the student on average six study hours per week to complete all assignments. Interact with classmates and alumni through our private community is very essential. The online lectures are organized in 2.5 hours a lecture each week from 6:00pm to 8:30 pm (Mountain Time).
    Students must have basic Microsoft Windows and Internet user skills and access to a computer with Internet connection to access the online curriculum and assignment.

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Section Start/End Schedule
O01 Sep. 26 - Oct. 24, 2019 Online
Hours Delivery Fees
15 hours Evening, Online $450
Meeting Times:
  • Sep. 26 to Oct. 24 - Thursday: 6:00 PM - 8:50 PM

*Day delivery ranges between 8 AM - 5 PM.
**Evening delivery ranges between 5 PM - 10 PM.