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Introduction to COBOL Programming

This course provides an introduction to the most commonly used components of the COBOL programming language, and covers the latest release of COBOL (up to ANSI-89) where Intrinsic Functions were added.


Overall Objective

The student will gain a solid foundation in the fundamentals of the language including program structure and design, execution and debugging.


The course is intended for students who have little or no programming experience, and who require formal training in the basic language and programming techniques.


Basic computer knowledge as well as the ability to use a text editor or word processor.


10 days consisting of lectures, quizzes and practical exercises.

Course objectives

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

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