CIS 255 : C++ Object Oriented Programming

C++ is a widely used programming language for application development. In this course, the students learn a language that has many practical uses in the real world. The course introduces C++ syntax and functions not found in the traditional C. The fundamental concepts of the object oriented paradigm are introduced and object oriented programming is stressed in place of traditional structured programming. Object arrays, pointers to objects, and linked lists of objects are the focus of the class. Three class hours a week. Competency met: Technical Literacy (8.0) Fall


CIS 155 or permission of the instructor.

  1. Create C++ programs that make use of C++ classes and reference variables.
  2. Apply the concepts of inheritance and polymorphism.
  3. Write and use virtual functions and overloaded operators.
  4. Create C++ classes with appropriate sets of constructors and destructors.
  5. Dynamically allocate and deallocate memory.
  6. Apply function overloading and operator overloading in C++ programs.
  7. Understand static data members and static member functions as well as templates and C++ standard library (STL).