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10019 AP Computer Science Principles

AP Computer Science Principles introduces students to the breadth of the field of computer science. In this course, students will learn to design and evaluate solutions and to apply computer science to solve problems through the development of algorithms and programs. They will incorporate abstraction into programs and use data to discover new knowledge. Students will also explain how computing innovations and computing systems, including the Internet, work, explore their potential impacts, and contribute to a computing culture that is collaborative and ethical. (Description from College Board)

Prior programming experience is not required.

This course aligns with the College Board’s learning goals for AP Computer Science Principles.

Prerequisites

  • Algebra I (recommended)

Course Texts and Materials

Required

Terms Offered

Starting 2021–2022: Offered in two half-credit semesters.

  • 10019 AP Computer Science Principles Sem 1 (0.5 cr)
    • Full Year, Semester 1 (fall, 18 weeks)
  • 10019 AP Computer Science Principles Sem 2 (0.5 cr)
    • Full Year, Semester 2 (spring, 18 weeks)
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