Identifying Operations (or Responsibilities)
Identify what can be done to objects.
Identify what objects can do for themselves.
Identify who is responsible for doing what.
Terminology: operations, responsibilities, contracts, message passing, encapsulation, data hiding
Example: BlackJack Program
Card: display, report value (report suit? maybe internally) (modify value/suit? or set these in constructor only?)
Deck: shuffle, deal next card, report how many cards left in deck
Dealer: deal cards, add card to hand, show (sometimes partial) hand, calculate (partial) hand value, number of cards in hand, hit?, determine winner, reset hand
Player: add card to hand, show hand, calculate hand value, number of cards in hand, hit?, reset hand
Example: Graphical Notation
Example: CRC Notation
Alyce Brady, Kalamazoo College