[Tutor] Planning a program with algorithm?

Alan G alan.gauld at freenet.co.uk
Wed Jun 1 00:14:26 CEST 2005

> The textbook "How to Design Programs" focuses on a design approach
> program construction.  The book's host language is Scheme, but I
feel a
> lot of the material is language agnostic and valuable to any
>     http://www.htdp.org

I second the recommendation, but you do have to remember to ignore
the heavy use of recursion if you are working in Python. Otherwise
the basic concepts are very sound. And the formulistic approach to
designing a function is excellent.

Alan G.

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