Course Title: Objective-C Programming for Beginners

Date and Place

10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13 and 11/20 total 6 meets on Tuesday nights, from 7:30 to 9:40 pm at G10 in ROLCC

Description

Learn fundamentals needed to build applications for iPhone and Mac. In addition to learning the objective-c language, we will learn everything needed to run, compile and debug iPhone and Mac application. Objective-C is even more powerful once you learn to harness the large set of libraries provided by Apple, so we'll cover foundation objects that are the basis for all applications. Weekly homework will be given to strengthen your knowledge as well as for the instructor to monitor the class's progress. This is an essential part of this class so please plan for several hours of home work time before signing up.

Course Outlines

Prerequisite

(Note) this class is designed to assume very little prior knowledge however the class will challenge you to learn most of the important concepts -C language is helpful but not necessary -Prior programming experience is helpful

Requirements

prepare this book Objective-C Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (Big Nerd Ranch Guides)

  1. -Text book Objective-C programming by Aaron Hillegass
  2. -Have access to a Mac running 10.6.8 or above and XCode 3.2.5 or above

About Instructor John Chen

JohnJohn has worked in the software industry for 20 years and has worked for Apple, Microsoft, and numerous startups. Most recently he's worked on Microsoft's first iPad app and for a startup company's iPhone app that just passed 1million users. Some other notable apps include Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac.


Class registration and the Book $78. The last date to cancel your registration is Oct. 7.

Please note, in order to help you prepare your class book, TSG subsidizes the cost for the book. It's better to register this way, otherwise, you have to prepare your own book. In the class, the instructor will use a lot of reference in the book. So the book is required for the class.

This registration with book for $78 is full and closed for further registration. You now have to prepare your own book.


Without book, class registration only $65, you have to prepare your own book.

The book is Objective-C Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (Big Nerd Ranch Guides)

If you register this way, you have to prepare your own book. instructor will use a lot of reference in the book. So the book is required for the class.

Class is full and registration is closed

Special note for this class:

Last year, we have 3 iPhone Apps classes, from the past experience, we believe this Object-C programming class is essential and very important for those classes.

Please register early to secure the seat. We will make the cancellation with full refund as easy as one button and as quick as two seconds.