Object-Oriented Programming

COS70006 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 54 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2021 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

2 Aug 21 - 31 Oct 21

7 Dec 21

Last self enrolment:
15 Aug 21

31 Aug 21


Admission to MA-ITPC Master of Information Technology (Professional Computing)

Aims and objectives

This unit of study aims to introduce students to structured programming and design.
Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Explain the principles of the object oriented programming paradigm specifically including abstraction, encapsulation, inheritance and polymorphism, and explain how these principles are used to create object oriented programs
ULO2Design, develop, test, and debug programs using object-oriented principles in conjunction with an integrated development environment
ULO3Select and use appropriate collection classes, from the languages class library, to manage collections of multiple objects
ULO4Construct appropriate diagrams and textual descriptions to communicate the static structure and dynamic behaviour of an object-oriented solution
ULO5Apply accepted good practices related to the construction of object-oriented programs
ULO6Independently research topics in object-oriented programming and program structure