INSTG018 Introduction to Programming and Scripting
Assessment: Assessment by coursework only.
Compulsory for: MSc Information Science and MA/MSc Digital Humanities.
Optional for: MA Archives and Records Management, MA Library and Information Studies, MA Publishing, MRes in Library, Archive & Information Studies. This module is also available for short course students.
Prerequisites: There are no formal prerequisites for this module, although a basic understanding of HTML and basic computer and I.T. literacy are assumed.
Taught by: Rob Miller (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Timetable: Thursdays 2-5pm in Term 1
Session 1 - Introduction, Overview and Programming Fundamentals
Session 2 - Boolean Expressions and Conditional Statements
Session 3 - Repetition Statements
Session 4 - Objects and Arrays
Session 5 - Functions, Methods and Constructors
Session 6 - Lab Exercise Question and Answer Session
Session 7 - Form Input and HTML Output
Session 8 - Regular expressions
Session 9 - Some Example Programs Using String Methods
Session 10 - An Overview of Some Other Programming Languages
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