Introduction to Programming

Computer Engineering
6 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 28,0 T + 42,0 PL + 5,0 OT + 5,0 O

- Nuno José Valente Lopes Madeira
- Ana Cristina Barata Pires Lopes
- Paulo Alexandre Gomes dos Santos

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Solving problems using algorithms.
Using a programming language to express an algorithm.
Using 'C' programming language to build a computer program.

Introduction to Computers and Programming.
Algorithms and languages.
Data manipulation.
Decision-making structures.
Repetition structures.
Composite data structures (arrays;
structures; strings).
Iterative and recursive algorithms.

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous Assessment:
two written closed-book tests (60%) and one final Work (40%)
Exam assessment:
   one written closed-book tests

- Damas, L. (1999). Linguagem C. Portugal: FCA

Method of interaction
Lectures: course content presentation
Practical classes: Laboratorial classes with practical experiments.

Software used in class
CodeBlocks and C