ISBN 0-470-86398-6 (Paper : alk. QA76.6.G575 2003 005.1 dc22 2003020686 … This makes programming easier as the entire program can then be broken down A beginner s introduction to computer programming : you can do it! Computer programming. Includes bibliographical re ferences and index. We will see several computer programming languages in the subsequent chapters. To make the computer function it must be given a set of program instructions – known as “software”. It is important that each computer program provides clear step-by-step instructions that the computer … A computer is a collection of electronic components – collectively known as “hardware”. p. cm. / Francis Glassborow. Procedures and Subroutines are an essential part of programming in any language as they can be used to execute sections of code (along with variable parameters in the case of procedures) from any part of the running program. Title. paper) 1. I. computer scientists have developed several computer-programming languages to provide instructions to the computer (i.e., to write computer programs).