C++17 Fundamentals Part I

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7+ hours of video instruction.


The professional programmer’s Deitel® video guide to C++.

Written for programmers with a background in high-level language programming, this LiveLesson applies the Deitel signature live-code approach to teaching programming and explores the C++ language and standard library in depth. The LiveLesson presents concepts in the context of fully tested programs, not code fragments. The LiveLesson features hundreds of complete C++ programs with thousands of lines of proven C++ code, and hundreds of tips that will help you build robust applications.

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NOTE this LiveLesson is one in a series of three: 

  • C++ Fundamentals LiveLessons Part II
  • C++ Fundamentals LiveLessons Part III

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What you Will Learn 

C++ Fundamentals LiveLessons Part I begins with a tutorial on setting up your C++ environment, then with tutorials on using Microsoft's Visual Studio or Apple's Xcode. Then begin exploring C++ development. Deitel uses an "early objects" approach in this video, so you are immediately immersed in the world of C++ classes and objects. You then learn about the key control statements in C++ used to manage program flow. And the video finishes with a deeper exploration of C++ functions.

Who should take this course? 

Programmers experienced in a high-level programming language and interested in learning the C++ programming language
Course requirements 
Familiarity with any high-level programming language, including C, C#, Java, Python, JavaScript, etc... 

Table of contents

  1. Before You Begin
    1. Before You Begin 00:10:00
  2. None
    1. Introduction 00:01:55
    2. Checking Your Setup/Launching Visual Studio 00:02:53
    3. Creating a Project and Adding GuessNumber.cpp 00:05:53
    4. Compiling and Running the Project 00:08:10
  3. None
    1. Introduction 00:01:46
    2. Launching Xcode, Creating a Project and Adding GuessNumber.cpp 00:11:58
    3. Compiling and Running the Project 00:05:31
  4. Lesson 2: Introduction to C++
    1. Intoduction 00:01:59
    2. First C++ program; Output with cout 00:15:13
    3. Displaying a Single Line of Text with Multiple Statements 00:02:24
    4. Displaying Multiple Lines of Text with a Single Statement 00:01:10
    5. Adding Integers; Input with cin 00:15:54
    6. Arithmetic operators 00:02:18
    7. The if statement and the relational and equality operators 00:09:18
  5. Lesson 3: Introduction to Classes
    1. Introduction 00:04:10
    2. Creating and manipulating an Account object 00:14:57
    3. Account class that contains a name data member and member functions to set and get its value. 00:15:51
    4. Using the debugger to understand the flow of control as you interact with objects 00:10:45
    5. Account class with a constructor that initializes the account name. 00:19:39
    6. Aside: Software engineering with set and get member functions 00:04:59
    7. Account class with name and balance data members, and a constructor and deposit function that each perform validation. 00:22:31
  6. Lesson 4: Control Statements, Part 1
    1. Introduction 00:01:30
    2. Keywords 00:01:55
    3. if Statement 00:01:43
    4. if...else Statement 00:01:17
    5. Nested if...else Statement 00:01:53
    6. Conditional Operator (?:) 00:01:47
    7. Counter-Controlled Iteration 00:06:16
    8. Sentinel-Controlled Iteration 00:11:24
    9. Compound Assignment Operators 00:01:33
    10. Increment and Decrement Operators 00:04:40
  7. Lesson 5: Control Statements, Part 2
    1. Introduction 00:02:06
    2. Essentials of counter-controlled iteration 00:03:03
    3. Counter-controlled iteration with the for statement 00:03:33
    4. Application: Summing Even Integers 00:01:55
    5. Application: Compound-Interest Calculations 00:07:43
    6. Floating-point numbers and representational error 00:04:22
    7. Overview of the Case Study: Integer-Based Monetary Calculations with Class DollarAmount 00:03:44
    8. Performing monetary calculations with class DollarAmount 00:15:53
    9. DollarAmount class implementation 00:33:35
    10. do…while iteration statement 00:02:25
    11. Using a switch statement to count letter grades 00:10:45
    12. break statement exiting a for statement. 00:03:49
    13. continue statement terminating an iteration of a for statement 00:04:10
    14. Logical operators 00:08:33
  8. Lesson 6: Functions
    1. Introduction 00:02:46
    2. Function Prototypes 00:06:08
    3. More about function prototypes; Argument coercion 00:06:30
    4. C++ Standard Library Headers 00:08:37
    5. Rolling a six-sided die. 00:04:28
    6. Rolling a Six-Sided Die 60,000,000 Times 00:04:27
    7. Randomizing the Random-Number Generator with srand 00:04:41
    8. Case Study: Game of Chance; Introducing Scoped enums 00:12:05
    9. C++ 11 (and higher) nondeterministic random numbers 00:06:06
    10. Scope Rules 00:13:47
    11. Inline functions 00:02:58
    12. References and Reference Parameters 00:06:49
    13. Default Arguments 00:04:13
    14. Unary Scope Resolution Operator 00:01:54
    15. Function Overloading 00:08:58
    16. Function templates 00:07:11
    17. Recursion 00:07:34

Product information

  • Title: C++17 Fundamentals Part I
  • Author(s): Paul J. Deitel
  • Release date: July 2018
  • Publisher(s): Pearson
  • ISBN: 0133443337