RACC VB Class #1 Lecture
Review the course syllabus
Introduction to the textbook, Programming in Visual Basic 6.0, by Bradley & Millspaugh
Hand in your name, email address, phone number, and a summary of any previous programming experience on a piece of paper
Visit the class Web site at www.minich.com/education/racc/visualbasic
Discuss and memorize Ch. 1 Demo Program #1 (aka the Hello World program). Be able to identify an event procedure, a property, a method, the name of a form, and a comment statement. This will be a quiz at the next class.
Introduction to Visual Basic 6.0 and obtaining the software
Review the VB environment being able to identify and "retrieve" the project explorer, form, & properties windows as well as the toolbox and toolbar. Set your computer's copy of Visual Basic to require variable declarations under the Tools/Options menu command.
Type, save, and execute your first program (Ch. 1 Demo Program #1).
Lecture on any remaining topics in the Ch. 1 Lecture