We provide the background
resource material here for students who transfer into the Franklin
There are three critical topics you need to be
familiar with in order to be successful in the Franklin programming
Test-driven development – writing test cases
using Junit and approaching your design from a test-first
the BlueJ IDE in COMP 121 (Eclipse is used for COMP 311 and beyond,
so if you are entering at COMP 311, ignore
the Web-CAT automated grading platform
The best use of this guide is to browse the contents
when you first start and look at the materials so you know what is
here. Make sure you cover the three topics above! Then as you need
help, use this resource.
Welcome to Computer Science at Franklin. We wish
you every success!