Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Programming
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-24-2010, 04:39 PM   #1
Beta Member
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 4
Default programming/college

i am going to MSU next fall and i am going to school for computer science degree and in freshman year on of the classes i have to take is "advanced programming" there are allot of other programming classes along the way but advanced programming seams like its..iono missing basic programming? anyone ever gone to college? taken a class similar? any ideas what to expect?

Zocheyao is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2010, 04:44 PM   #2
Site Team
berry120's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: England, UK
Posts: 3,434
Default Re: programming/college

I haven't got a clue what it entails - but have you tried contacting the college and asking? Advanced programming can range anywhere from starting at the very basics and only covering the very basics in VB (I know, silly but I've heard of courses like this) to expecting a thorough knowledge of, say, Java and spending the whole course going through the different GC options, advanced uses of generics and the theory behind all the concurrent libraries.

berry120 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2010, 12:40 PM   #3
Baseband Member
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 34
Send a message via AIM to cquinndesign
Default Re: programming/college

I am actually going to community college for programming analyst, its a great course so far, i am about half way through and i love it! advanced programming sounds like you would need some background info/experience on programming before you start the course. if you have questions like this ask the instructors that teach the class, or a guidance counselor. You can look up the instructors names/room number/office location and talk to them even if you are not their student. Just tell them the situation and ask them if they have free time to answer some of your questions.
- Veteran Computer User -
cquinndesign is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:43 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0