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2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CISS 201 Advanced COBOL Programming

This course will expand on the theme of providing extensive coverage of problem solving and structured programming in the study of the systematic technique of program construction. This course is intended to be both theoretical and practical. Students will explore the study of advanced COBOL features, development of style as a programming tool, formal presentation of simple data structures and fundamental algorithms, and practical study of disk file access techniques. After completing this course, students will have a comprehensive and absolute understanding of the concepts and techniques of structured program design and structured COBOL programming. Students also will have solved a wide variety of business-related and academic-oriented application problems using COBOL and utilizing the Hudson Valley computer system. Additionally, students will enhance their skill using the UNIX operating system by using important UNIX tools, utilities and shell programming.
Pre-requisite(s): CISS 200 COBOL Programming  or permission of department.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring
Offered Distance Learning: Yes
Credits: 4
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 3
Lab: 2