• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

A class defines what an object is and includes the data and functions for manipulating that data. Discover how to correctly define and use classes in your C++ programs.

Learning Objectives

Class Basics

  • start the course
  • create a class in C++
  • add a private member to a class in C++
  • add a protected member to a class in C++
  • add public members to a class in C++

Class Constructors

  • create a class constructor in C++
  • create a class deconstructor in C++
  • create a class with overloaded constructors in C++
  • create a class with a default constructor in C++

Pointers and Overloading

  • create a pointer in C++
  • create a struct in C++
  • create a union class type in C++
  • create a class with overloaded operators in C++

Practice: Working with Classes in C++

  • create and use classes in a C++ application

Framework Connections

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