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Further information, registration, waiting list: Beginner C++ Training

This 5-day class is an introductory course on the C++ programming language.

The focus of the training is on the introduction of the essential language features and the syntax of C++. Additionally, it introduces many C++ software development principles, concepts, idioms, and best practices, which enable programmers to create professional, high-quality code from the very beginning.

The course aims at understanding the core of the C++ programming language, teaches guidelines to develop mature, robust, maintainable, and efficient C++ software, and helps to avoid the most common pitfalls.

Attendees should have a grasp of general programming (in any language).


Day 1

  • Getting Started
  • Variables and Basic Types
  • Library Types
  • Expressions
  • Statements


  • Algorithms
  • Sequence Containers
  • Associative Containers
  • Selecting a Container
  • Arrays and Pointers

Day 3

  • Functions
  • Classes
  • Copy Control

Day 4

  • Overloaded Operators and Conversions
  • Templates

Day 5

  • Inheritance
  • Exceptions
  • Namespaces

This course ist supported by KONWIHR and NHR@FAU.

Prior experience required

Attendees should have a grasp of general programming (in any language).

Participants are expected to use their own machines. Any operating system (Windows, Linux, MacOS, ...), any IDE/editor (MS Visual Studio, CLion, vi, emacs, ...) and any compiler capable of at least C++14 (GCC, Clang, MSVC, ...) can be used. The programming tasks, including both Makefiles and CMake files, will be distributed before the course.

Course dates

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You can only participate in our courses, if you are part of one of the stated groups. You can find further information in our GTC.

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