Ch 8: Object-Oriented Design

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Improve your understanding of object-oriented design with this comprehensive study guide chapter. You can use these simple lessons and quizzes for test preparation, homework help, tutoring or independent learning.

Object-Oriented Design - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you'll review foundational object-oriented design principles and concepts. After outlining the basics of object-oriented design, our expert instructors explain the functions of GRASP design patterns, CRC cards, composition over inheritance and more. The chapter includes short quizzes to help you reinforce your understanding of the lesson topics. Use any computer or mobile device to study, and feel free to submit questions to our instructors if you have any. By the end of the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Discuss the advantages and principles of object-oriented design
  • Explain object-oriented design's five basic concepts
  • Recognize inputs and outputs in object-oriented design
  • Evaluate the concept of composition over inheritance
  • Understand the purpose of CRC cards
  • Assess GRASP design patterns
  • Describe the benefits of the open/closed principle in object-oriented design

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