Registration Deposit: $400
Start Date: 2021-09-04
End Date: 2021-12-11
Start Time: 16:00
End Time: 18:00
This program is both a course and a professional development internship. Anyone who wants to pursue a career in the software industry in tech should take this semester-long program. This is both a 10 unit elective course and a professional development internship. Most of the software occupations use some form of computer science and software. Knowledge about Unix operating system, Shell scripting, Server-side rendering, ExpressJS, NodeJS, Node Package Manager/NPM, Frontend frameworks like React, React Native, and Git Version Control. This professional-level course teaches students programming in Web App Architecture, the use of Unix commands, MYSQL database rendering, Version Control operation, Backend server maintenance, and mobile/web app development. We ask students to perform tasks in an industry-standard and professional setting. It is recommended students to master these skills early so that they can prepare for college studies and industrial works. ABOUT THIS COURSE: ================== UNITS: 10 Scheduled hours: 60 hrs. REQUIRED MATERIALS: =================== - Students are required to have a fully functional laptop, Windows or MAC, with all current software and OS updates installed. - NO tablets. - Students must have a Zoom.com account (which is free) (https://zoom.us/) Please email your Zoom user name to Education@pvnet.com after registration. LAB HOURS: ============= 2-4 hours of lab time per week at PVNet. There will be independent lab work throughout the semester. THIS CLASS IS OPEN TO: ======================== 9th grade - college age students Adults seeking to learn advanced skills in coding and software development FEES: ========= ($50 discount if total class fee is paid in full in cash at PVNet) Choose from 1 of the following OPTIONS: 1. Take this course for the purpose of learning. Does not include credit or certificate. Price: $900 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. Price: $1200 **PVNet alums receive a $50 credit towards the registration fee which will be credited back at the conclusion of the course. BENEFITS: =========== - Small class size = more attention - Supercharge your college application - Enhanced experience - Opportunities for professional development - Students may improve their GPA by taking this class prior to taking it at their school or in college. - Excellent for improving job opportunities Please note: PVNet is A Nonprofit 501(c)(3) charitable organization All program fees shown are subsidized by PVNet philanthropy and offered to students at below actual cost. NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES: By registering for the class, you agree to PVNet's terms and policies. All Selections are final.
Students are required to complete an interview before registering for this class. Please email education@pvnet with the subject: "Post APCS 2020 Software Development" to arrange an interview.
Students must have basic knowledge of object-oriented programming, data-structures, mathematics, and computer terminology.