Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

CP212
Windows Application Programming
0.5 Credit

This course is designed for students who have a basic understanding of spreadsheets, word processors, and databases as well as introductory programming experience. The course introduces methods to automate repetitive tasks and create user-friendly applications in spreadsheets, word processors, and databases using the powerful macro language, Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). Topics include: a review of programming constructs such as data types, looping, conditional statements, and arrays; the design of graphical interfaces with the typical "look and feel" of Windows software; the design of dialog boxes with controls and event handling code that responds to user input; automating tasks; consolidating data; providing user-friendly reports.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
CP102 and previous programming experience, or CP104.
Notes
3 lecture hours, 1.0 lab hour