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Louis F.

Northampton, MA

$50/hr

Computer Programming Tutor

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I have been a professional Software Developer/Manager for 20 years. During that time I have programmed with C, C++, Perl, Java, C#, Objective-C (iOS programming) and web technologies such as HTML/CSS/JavaScript.

I have also mentored dozens of software engineers including helping them become better programmers, software designers, and architects.

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
Public Speaking
Computer:
ASP.NET, C,
C#,
C++,
Computer Programming, Computer Science, HTML, Java, Perl, SQL, UNIX
Business:
Career Development,
Finance, Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics
Test Preparation:
Career Development,
SAT Math
Corporate Training:
ASP.NET, C++,
Career Development,
Finance, HTML, Java, Public Speaking, SQL, Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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C

I have been using C professionally since 1992. During that time I have used C to implement:

1. Financial trading platforms

2. Web applications

3. Image processing toolkits

4. Text processing software

(I also have an extensive background in C++ with even more projects)

I can help you understand:

1. How to get a C compiler installed on your machine
2. Basic usage: syntax, functions, variables, control structures
3. The standard library: strings, files, math
4. Memory management: allocation, pointers, datastructures, pointers-to-functions
5. Advanced topics based on your interests

C#

I have been a professional software developer since 1992 and using C# continuously since 2006.

I can help with

* Basic C# concepts: variables, properties, events, methods, classes, control structures
* Advanced C#: lambdas, Linq, generics
* Object-oriented concepts: inheritance, polymorphism, interfaces
* Winform and Webform (ASP.NET) applications
* .NET concepts

C++

I have been using C++ professionally since 1995. During that time I have used C++ to implement:

1. Cross-platform, multi-threaded network servers

2. Windows desktop software

3. Web-services

4. Image processing tool-kits

5. Database connectors

I can help you understand

1. How to get a C++ installed on your machine
2. Basic usage: syntax, functions, variables, control structures
3. The standard library: data structures, iterators, algorithms
4. Object-oriented features: classes, inheritance, polymorphism
5. Meta-programming: templates
6. Advanced topics based on your interests

Career Development

I have been a programmer and technical manager and executive since 1992, and I can help software engineers with their career development.

I have expertise in

1. Technical resume and cover-letter writing
2. Technical interviewing
3. Business networking
4. Career management in either architect, technical manager or product manager tracks.
5. Programmer portfolio creation

In addition I have a large network of technical contacts in Massachusetts, New York, California, and Seattle and I can help you make contacts (contingent on you being a good match).

The Cooper Union

Education

The Cooper Union

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Louis will travel within 25 miles of Northampton, MA 01060.


About Louis

I have been a professional Software Developer/Manager for 20 years. During that time I have programmed with C, C++, Perl, Java, C#, Objective-C (iOS programming) and web technologies such as HTML/CSS/JavaScript.

I have also mentored dozens of software engineers including helping them become better programmers, software designers, and architects.

Education

The Cooper Union

Education

The Cooper Union


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Northampton, MA 01060

Louis’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
Public Speaking
Computer:
ASP.NET, C,
C#,
C++,
Computer Programming, Computer Science, HTML, Java, Perl, SQL, UNIX
Business:
Career Development,
Finance, Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics
Test Preparation:
Career Development,
SAT Math
Corporate Training:
ASP.NET, C++,
Career Development,
Finance, HTML, Java, Public Speaking, SQL, Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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