Intermediate HT Basic

This course takes the student with some knowledge of computer programming and explores some of the sophisticated capabilities of HP/HT BASIC. The student will learn how to program using modular structures that make programs easier to write and maintain.
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Course Overview

This course takes the student with some knowledge of computer programming and explores some of the sophisticated capabilities of HP/HT BASIC. The student will learn how to program using modular structures that make programs easier to write and maintain.

 

Who should attend

Scientists, Engineers or Technicians who use a computer to assist them in the main duties that they perform or people who need to modify existing programs. Applications are typically technical in nature and often involve the use of external instruments to make measurements. This course provides an excellent foundation for both the advanced course and the instrument control course.

 

 

Features

 

Benefits

      Learn some of the sophisticated modular structuring techniques

      Minimise program code and time required for program development

      Generate complete programs that input, process and output data

      Understand the procedure for writing complete programs

      Re-enforce lecture sessions with extensive labs

      Fully understand what has been taught

 

 

Course Content

The following features are covered in formal tutition sessions:

 

  • Efficient use of the editor
  • Matrix operators and functions
  • Structured programming techniques
    REPEAT – UNTIL
    SELECT – CASE
  • Data Types
    REAL, INTEGER, STRING, @PATH
  • Data output
    Printing to screen and printer. Advanced Formatting
  • Program Debugging
    INDENT, STEP, TRACE PAUSE
  • Modular programming.
    Subprograms and Functions
  • Interrupt programming
    The key to elegant programs
    ON KEY, ON KBD, ON ERROR
  • Data storage techniques
    BDAT and ASCII files
  • Introduction to graphics
    MOVE, DRAW, LABEL

 

 

Course Length - 3 days

 

 

Location

This course is taught on-site at customer premises.

 

 

Booking

Please call Tony Bolding on 03333 445670 for information on cost and customisation.