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A Guide to Working With Visual Logic, 1st Edition

  • Thad Crews
  • Chip Murphy
  • ISBN-10: 0324601190  |  ISBN-13: 9780324601190
  • 140 Pages
  • © 2009 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $42.25
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About

Overview

A Guide to Working with Visual Logic is a counterpart to Visual Logic, a simple but powerful tool for teaching programming logic and design without traditional high-level programming language syntax. Visual Logic uses flowcharts to explain essential programming concepts, including variables, input, assignment, output, conditions, loops, procedures, graphics, arrays, and files.

Additional Product Information

Features and Benefits

  • Designed for use with the Visual Logic flowcharting tool.
  • Written as a brief introduction to programming and, along Visual Logic, creates a self-sufficient learning package.
  • Uses flowcharts to teach programming concepts, making it a valuable tool for any introductory programming course.
  • Provides numerous hands-on projects and case studies, along with a detailed understanding of essential concepts.

Table of Contents

1. Input, Process, Output.
2. Making Decisions.
3. While Loops.
4. For Loops and Nested Loops.
5. Arrays.
6. Graphics and Procedures.

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  • Visual Logic Software Printed Access Card
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  • A Guide to Working With Visual Logic
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  • Visual Logic Software Printed Access Card
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Efficacy and Outcomes

Reviews

"“Visual Logic takes the focus off syntax and moves it to problem analysis – where students really need help. They need a place to start, and Visual Logic gives them that place."

— Dee Gudmundsen, College of Saint Rose

"Visual Logic improves the analytical skills of students designated as CIS/CS majors."

— Dee Gudmundsen, College of Saint Rose

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Thad Crews

Dr. Thad Crews, President of PGS Systems, is an Associate Professor at Western Kentucky University, where he is an award-winning teacher and researcher, focused on computer-based technology for teaching, training, learning and assessment. PGS Systems is committed to developing technologies that are at the cutting edge of the 21st century. He is also one of the key developers of the Visual Logic flowcharting tool.