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PREREQUISITES: CMIS 102
COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course is intended to give the student knowledge of, and experience in, programming in Visual Basic. The student will be introduced to standards and conventions of programming in the graphical user interface (GUI) environment. Emphasis will be placed on gaining an understanding of proper design, placement, and coding of the graphical features of the interface. UMUCAD computer labs have VB 6 installed on all computers. Each student may wish to purchase Microsoft Visual Basic version 6 for this course.
COURSE OBJECTIVES: On successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
Visual Basic 6. Step by Step.
EVALUATION: Your grade will be based on a midterm and a final
examination, and some homeworks in the following proportions:
Homework 50% Midterm Exam 25% Final Exam 25%
According to the UMUCAD catalog the grade of 'A' means 'Outstanding', 'B' is 'Good', 'C' is 'Satisfactory'. Grades are curved, based on the class average. There is no fixed grading of 90-100 is an A, etc. Significantly above the average is A-ish, above the average or maybe just above or at the average is B-ish, etc.