Study Programmes 2017-2018
First programming project
Duration :
50h Pr, 10h Proj.
Number of credits :
Bachelor in computer science5
Lecturer :
Bernard Boigelot, Laurent Mathy
Coordinator :
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the first semester, review in January
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents :
In this course, groups of 2 or 3 students are taught how to program simple and attractive applications (such as basic video games) in an elementary development environment. The goal is to provide students with a first practical experience of programming, by making them apply to concrete problems the concepts and mechanisms learned in other courses.
Learning outcomes of the learning unit :
At the end of this course, students will have learned how to develop a simple software application and make it work.
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
The course is organized as weekly lab sessions to which attendance is mandatory, supervised by professors, teaching assistants, and teaching aids.
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
Mandatory weekly lab sessions.
Recommended or required readings :
Assessment methods and criteria :
Students will be evaluated on the basis of their participation  to the sessions, and from a demonstration of the final project of each group organized at the end of the course.
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
The course takes place in the computer lab rooms of the Mathematics Institute (B37). Since the evaluation takes place during the course, there is no possibility of a second session.
Contacts :