The tutorials and lessons linked to on this page are for C++. I am writing a basic book for learning C++ using Visual Studio 2010, which will serve as an excellent first course and introduction to the C++ programming language. Although you can use any compiler/IDE you'd like, the examples given are run in Visual Studio 2010. I encourage students and instructors alike to use and redistribute my material. Please give credit, and a link to my page (profjpbaugh.com.) Thanks!
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Book and Materials
The following lessons are from my free book, A First Course in Computer Science and C++ Programming , and accompanying materials
Lesson 1: Introduction to Computers and C++ Programming with Visual Studio 2010
|Lesson 1 Written Chapter in PDF Format||FC_CPP_Lesson1.pdf|
|Lesson 1 Youtube Video Tutorial||Lesson 1 Video|
Lesson 2: Variables, Operators, Expressions, and User Input
|Lesson 2 Written Chapter in PDF Format||FC_CPP_Lesson2.pdf|
|Lesson 2 Youtube Video Tutorial||Lesson 2 Video|
Lesson 3: Control Structures
if, if-else, switch, while, do-while, for
|Lesson 2 Written Chapter in PDF Format||FC_CPP_Lesson3.pdf|
|Lesson 3 Youtube Video Tutorial||Lesson 3 Video|