Institutt for informatikk

Introduction to objects

Trial lecture in connection with recruitment for Associate professor in informatics, scientific communication and education (ICT didactics) Martin Vatshelle 17.06.19 at 11.15 in room 510N3 5th floor Datablokken

Objects which are defined by classes are the building block used in object-oriented programming. Objects gather data and methods so that code is easier to understand and maintain. It is important to have a solid understanding of how to define and instantiate objects in order to master object-oriented programming.

Two of the most popular object-oriented programming languages are Java and Python. We will go through examples and highlight the similarities and differences between Java and Python.