Introduction to Application Programming (z/OS) - Course Objectives

On successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  1. Describe the major issues in program design
  2. Describe inputs and outputs for a program, down to the field level
  3. Design program logic for basic programs
  4. Describe the steps necessary to complete the process to code, compile, link, and test a program
  5. Describe these fundamental data types of IBM mainframe machines: character, packed decimal, binary
  6. Convert numbers between binary and decimal and hexadecimal
  7. Perform basic arithmetic with binary and hexadecimal numbers.


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