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Course Description

Introduction to the interpreted language called PERL, the Practical Extraction and Report Language. Writing of programs that perform various tasks, including text, file and process manipulation. Semantics and syntax of the Perl language, including discussion of the practical kinds of problems that Perl can solve and provides examples. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass. Concurrent enrollment in CSIS 54L is required. COREQUISITE: CSIS 54L Perl Programming Lab ADVISORY: CSIS 45 C++ Programming or equivalent programming experience.

Learning Outcomes

  • Create Perl programs using calculations, decision statements.
  • Create Perl programs using loops and arrays.
  • Create Perl programs using procedures and functions.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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