AP Computer Science A

Registration Deposit: $1600

Start Date: 2021-07-05

End Date: 2021-08-19

Start Time: 14:00

End Time: 16:00

  • filter_dramaClass Description

    Please note: PVNet is A Nonprofit 501(c)(3) charitable organization and program fees shown are subsidized. PARTICIPATING SCHOOL DISTRICTS =============================== The following schools and districts accept transcripted course credit through SCROC. - El Segundo School District - Inglewood School District - Manhattan Beach School District - Palos Verdes Peninsula School District - Redondo Beach School District - Torrance School District This class is open to: ======================== 8th - 12th grade students REGISTRATION CHOICES ================= Choose 1 of the following 3 OPTIONS: 1. Take this course for the purpose of learning. Does not include credit or certificate. Price $1,600 2. Take this course and receive a WASC accredited certificate for a graded elective course that is accepted by colleges along with your high school transcripts and added to your weighted GPA. Price $1,800 3. This course will be transcripted as a graded elective by your school and added to your weighted GPA (your school must be listed above). Student is permitted to decline transcripting. Price $2,200 Selections and registrations are final and no changes made be made after registering. REMOTE OR IN PERSON - CDC GUIDE LINES ======================================= This course is planned to be held in person. We follow CDC guidelines which change from time to time. ABOUT THIS COURSE ================== AP Computer Science A level course UNITS: 10 Language: JAVA Scheduled hours: 65 hrs. SCHEDULE ========== Start Date: July 5, 2021 Class end date: August 24, 2021 Meetings days: Monday - Thursday Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Lab schedule: days to TBD after start of course to best suit student schedules Length: 7 weeks. No holidays planned BENEFITS ========= - Small in person, remote class size = more attention - Enhanced experience - Opportunities for professional development - Greatly improved chance of enjoying CS - Reduced risk of dropping CS in the future - Students may improve their GPA by taking this class prior to taking it at their school or in college. - Excellent for improving job opportunities Absolutely NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES, By registering for the class, you agree to PVNet's terms and policies.

  • placeAdditional Information

    Book: Students are required to purchase the following book for this course. This book is available from many sources, one possible sources is shown below. We recommend obtaining a used book. Starting Out with Java: From Control Structures through Objects (6th Edition) / Tony Gaddis Biblio.com US ISBN 9780133957051 (limited no. of used copies available at PVNet for $150) Students completing this course are invited to take our APCS A Bootcamp in 2022 to prepare for the College Board exam and get a better score.

  • whatshotPrerequisites

    We recommend student has some coding experience.