Objects First With Java - A Practical Introduction Using BlueJ

Barnes, David J. and Kölling, Michael (2004) Objects First With Java - A Practical Introduction Using BlueJ. Prentice Hall / Pearson Education, 496 pp. ISBN 0-13-124933-9. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

The object-oriented paradigm continues to dominate the teaching of introductory computer programming. Objects First With Java is the first textbook to completely integrate the BlueJ Java development environment with the teaching of object-oriented principles. By using BlueJ, the authors are able to take a truly objects first approach, introducing the student to objects and classes from the outset, and enabling him/her to create an object and call its methods as the very first activity. The authors move forward from traditional approaches on how best to tackle the complex concepts of object orientation, and deliver an outstanding text that is radically changing the way introductory programming is taught.

Item Type: Book
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Computing > Computing Education Group
Depositing User: Mark Wheadon
Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2008 18:02
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2012 11:11
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/14155 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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