Undergraduate Course Catalog 2008-2009
COURSE: 70-460 Programming Languages (3)
This course provides a study of the structures of selected programming languages related to ALGOL 60 and LISP. Emphasis is placed on semantics rather than syntax of the programming languages. Backus-Naur Form, recursion, parameter transmitting techniques, and an introduction to formal language theory is covered. Functional programming is also discussed. A term project is required. Prerequisite: 70-300 or 70-350. Offered: Spring, RMVL.