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Diploma in C Programming Course


Diploma in C Programming
Diploma in C Programming

Receive your diploma after learning about C Programming, a widely used programming language.


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Course Description

The C programming language is one of the most popular and widely used programming languages and is commonly used to program operating systems such as Unix. It is a general-purpose programming language and one of the main advantages of programming in C is that it allows the programmer to write directly to memory. This means that key constructs within C-generated software programs can be used within the memory in an efficient and machine-independent fashion.

ALISON's free online C programming Diploma course introduces you to the important concepts when programming in C. You will learn how the C programming language works with data, what program flow is, and how to use functions, methods and routines. You will be introduced to conditional flow statements, the mechanisms for controlling flow statements, and how to implement simple statements. Logical operators such as OR, GOTO and the While loop are also discussed in detail. The course covers topics such as using pointers for direct memory access and manipulation in C, changing the memory address contained within a pointer and introduces constants and string literals. You will learn why pointers contain memory addresses of multi-byte variables, and how to visualize RAM in a new way. You will also get step by step instructions on how to create simple C programs and how to run them.

This free online C programming Diploma course will be of great interest to all IT, software and computer professionals who would like a greater knowledge and understanding of the C programming language and its key concepts and features, and to learners who would like to learn more about this widely used programming language.

CERTIFICATION

To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to purchase your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Having studied this course you will be able to:
- Learn how to program in C;
- Learn about program flow;
- Learn about functions, methods and routines;
- How to use arguments and return values;
- How to run a simple C program;
- Understand the basics of numeric overflow;
- Understand how numbers are encoded as characters in ASCII;
- Learn about the connection between function return values and variables;
- Learn about variables when programming in C;
- Understand the use of arrays and pointers;
- Understand the concept of control flow;
- Learn more about the use of statements and logic in C programming;
- Understand the mechanisms for controlling flow statements;
- Learn how to implement simple statements in C;
- Learn more about logical operators such as OR, GOTO and the While loop;
- Using pointers for direct memory access and manipulation in C;
- How to change the memory address contained within a pointer;
- Understand why you need to learn pointers;
- Learn more about the char pointer;
- Introduce constants and string literals in C;
- Introduce the character string as an array of characters in C.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 2243 votes
Course Title: Diploma in C Programming
Course #: 539
Course Publisher: Advance Learning
Course Category: 25
Content Origin:
Course Description: The C programming language is one of the most popular and widely used programming languages and is commonly used to program operating systems such as Unix. It is a general-purpose programming language and one of the main advantages of programming in C is that it allows the programmer to write directly to memory. This means that key constructs within C-generated software programs can be used within the memory in an efficient and machine-independent fashion.

ALISON's free online C programming Diploma course introduces you to the important concepts when programming in C. You will learn how the C programming language works with data, what program flow is, and how to use functions, methods and routines. You will be introduced to conditional flow statements, the mechanisms for controlling flow statements, and how to implement simple statements. Logical operators such as OR, GOTO and the While loop are also discussed in detail. The course covers topics such as using pointers for direct memory access and manipulation in C, changing the memory address contained within a pointer and introduces constants and string literals. You will learn why pointers contain memory addresses of multi-byte variables, and how to visualize RAM in a new way. You will also get step by step instructions on how to create simple C programs and how to run them.

This free online C programming Diploma course will be of great interest to all IT, software and computer professionals who would like a greater knowledge and understanding of the C programming language and its key concepts and features, and to learners who would like to learn more about this widely used programming language.
License: Not for download or distribution
Release Date: 13 November 2012
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 10-15 Hours
Video/Audio: High
Audio Only: High
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: No
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Shaunak Joshi
    Shaunak Joshi India 1) The course content is good. 2) You should at least provide a free PDF certificate to those who pass the exam with distinction. 2016-07-24 05:07:28
  • Harsh Pherwani
    Harsh Pherwani India Marvelously explained, Everything is easily understandable and clear, Overall the course was worth it!! Go for it!! 2016-07-18 18:07:56
  • Fernando Spisto
    Fernando Spisto United Kingdom It has been a very interesting course, clear explanations, and many examples to make sure to understand the topics. I enjoyed the course. 2016-07-15 18:07:17
  • Yasmin Nasir
    Yasmin Nasir Fiji Great course. Very informative! 2016-05-28 22:05:07
  • Limsless Yttbetter
    Limsless Yttbetter China Pretty good explanation on things. If only there were pictures or short animations to go with what he was talking about, people would be more hooked onto it and not daydream whilst looking at a line of black text over a white background. Otherwise, information is all correct, and the way he taught binary made me understand it in 6 minutes and now I know how to read and write it. Thanks for this wonderful course that could have way more potential. 2016-04-24 07:04:29
  • John Paul Orfinada
    John Paul Orfinada Philippines Your course hangs in the middle of an assessment. 2016-04-18 01:04:45
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    danstan simon Tanzania It is awesome 2016-04-15 07:04:32
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    Awil Hashi Olad Somalia it is great course to enhance and get an every business owned software to manage its duties. 2016-03-03 20:03:11
  • Adolfo Contreras
    Adolfo Contreras [[]] Very good, extremely patient teacher with those of us that struggle a bit with all these concepts. Thanks so much! 2016-01-20 09:01:27
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    marwa amiri Afghanistan This is the best and useful course 2015-12-19 12:12:18
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