Computer Programmer

Computer Programmer

by Sherry Bonnice

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Find out what it takes to be a computer programmer with character... Computer programmers work in: •The computer and data-processing industry; •Engineering; •Management; •Telecommunications; •Banks; •Hospitals; •Government; •Research laboratories; and •A host of other industries. In our modern world, the field of computer programming is constantly expanding. Employers are seeking programmers who are skilled and conscientious. That's why computer programmers need: Integrity to honor property rights, including copyrights and patents... Self-discipline to stick with long and detailed jobs... And respect for the privacy of others. Do you think you might have the skills, interests, and character you need to succeed in this career? Computer Programmer will help you decide.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781422290507
Publisher: Mason Crest
Publication date: 09/02/2014
Series: Careers With Character
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 96
File size: 5 MB
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 7

1 Job Requirements 11

2 Integrity and Trustworthiness 23

3 Respect and Compassion 33

4 Justice and Fairness 43

5 Responsibility 51

6 Courage 61

7 Self-Discipline and Diligence 69

8 Citizenship 79

9 Career Opportunities 85

Further Reading 92

For More Information 93

Glossary 94

Index 95

About the Author & Consultants 96

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