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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience

Programming in Visual Basic (COS191)


39 hours (13 weeks).

Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations.

September 2009 - August 2021.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to write programs in Visual Basic (in the Net environment) and be familiar with features of the language.


Major topics are: event-driven programming concepts, all controls from the toolbox, forms, toolbars, programming elements (variables, control structures, arithmetic and relational operators etc.), scope issues (private, public, static), built-in classes and functions, arrays, user-defined sub procedures and functions (by value and by reference), types, collections (intrinsic and user-defined), graphics, user-defined objects, file handling, the debugger, error handling, and connecting to databases using ADO.Net.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Computer Science (2/11) (4/16 revalidation).