PV178 Introduction to Development in C#/.NET

Faculty of Informatics
Spring 2017
Extent and Intensity
1/2/0. 3 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Recommended Type of Completion: k (colloquium). Other types of completion: z (credit).
RNDr. Jaroslav Pelikán, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Lukáš Daubner (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Jaroslav Davídek (seminar tutor)
RNDr. David Gešvindr (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Martin Macák (seminar tutor)
doc. Ing. RNDr. Barbora Bühnová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Ondřej Gasior (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Milan Mikuš (seminar tutor)
Bc. Filip Opálený (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Rudolf Wittner (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Eva Hladká, Ph.D.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Contact Person: doc. Ing. RNDr. Barbora Bühnová, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Mon 20. 2. 14:00–15:50 D3, Mon 27. 2. 14:00–15:50 D3, Mon 6. 3. 14:00–15:50 D3, Mon 13. 3. 14:00–15:50 D3, Mon 20. 3. 14:00–15:50 D3, Mon 27. 3. 14:00–15:50 D3, Mon 3. 4. 14:00–15:50 D3
  • Timetable of Seminar Groups:
PV178/01: Tue 12:00–13:50 B116, J. Davídek
PV178/02: Wed 14:00–15:50 B117, J. Davídek
PV178/03: Wed 10:00–11:50 A215, M. Macák
PV178/04: Thu 8:00–9:50 B116, O. Gasior
PV178/05: Wed 10:00–11:50 B117, O. Gasior
PV178/06: Thu 18:00–19:50 B117, R. Wittner
PV178/07: Wed 16:00–17:50 B117, R. Wittner
PV178/08: Tue 8:00–9:50 A215, L. Daubner
PV178/09: Mon 18:00–19:50 A215, M. Mikuš, F. Opálený
PV178/10: Tue 18:00–19:50 B311, M. Mikuš, F. Opálený
Prerequisites (in Czech)
PB161 C++ Programming || PB162 Java
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 150 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 9/150, only registered: 0/150, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/150
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
At the end of this course the student should:
- know basic tasks and techniques accompanying the development process of C#/.NET applications;
- be familiar with Visual Studio 2015 environment;
- know the essential features and programming constructs of C# programming language;
- be able to write high-quality C# code.
  • The C# programming language and MS .NET Framework.
  • Programme structure in C#.
  • Common type system (value types, reference types).
  • Class type and its members.
  • Namespaces.
  • Parameter-passing, overloading of methods.
  • Encapsulation, inheritance, polymorphism (virtual methods).
  • Abstract methods (abstract classes).
  • Interfaces.
  • Exceptions.
  • Enumeration types.
  • Array, string and struct types.
  • Generics.
  • Collections.
  • Iterators.
  • Delegates (anonymous methods, lambda expressions), events.
  • File input/output (streams).
  • LINQ (LINQ to Objects).
  • Paralel and asynchronous programming.
  • RICHTER, Jeffrey. CLR via C#. 3rd ed. Redmond: Microsoft Press, 2010. xviii, 873. ISBN 9780735627048. info
  • SKEET, Jon. C# in depth. 2nd ed. Stamford: Manning, 2011. xxx, 554. ISBN 9781935182474. info
Teaching methods
Theoretical lectures with examples - in average 1 hour per week (the attendance is optional) condensed into the first half of the semester (2 hours per week), practical computer labs - 2 hours per week (the attendance is optional), 6 home assignments, quick tests starting the computer labs.
Assessment methods
The assessment consits of three parts:
1. Quick tests in the computer labs (16 points)
2. Home assignments (54 points)
3. Final test (30 points)
At least 70 points are required for the colloquium, at least 60 points are required for the "credit".
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020.
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