BCIT Term Wrapup

A good term at BCIT this Spring. A very good term, both in terms (oh dear!) of course enjoyment and in terms of marks.

I took the 12 week ‘XML For Web Applications’ COMP2899 course downtown. My first course at the downtown campus – it’s really nice there: very modern and shiny. Course was also […]

There’s a reason I haven’t posted

No… nothing broken, no hospital visits.

It’s the beginning of the fall term at BCIT and time to choose courses. This term I really wanted to concentrate on Java. I’ve got a lot of previous Java experience but it’s getting a bit rusty and the tools and APIs have moved on since I last used […]

I think congratulations are in order!

I just got the marks for last term’s evening class at BCIT.

I did COMP2691 (Advanced Windows Application Development) and, unlike the courses I’d taken previously, found myself quite stretched by it – the lecturer had a reputation for cramming in a lot of material and it was seriously fast paced.

Anyway, it was a […]

Microsoft XNA

I went to a .NET BC meeting at BCIT last night on XNA. XNA (no it doesn’t really stand for anything) is a Microsoft framework that meshes with .NET and provides specialized support for writing games in C#.

To be honest not really something I’ve been that interested in however it looks quite handy. If […]