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. PARTICIPATING SCHOOL DISTRICTS =============================== The following schools and districts have agreed to give course credit through SCROC. This course will be transcripted as an elective and included in the student's weighted GPA. - 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 College students Adults REGISTRATION ============= Students may choose 1 of the following 3 OPTIONS: 1. Take this course and the course will be transcripted as an elective by your school and added to your weighted GPA (your school must be listed above). Price $2,200 2. Take this course and receive a WASC accredited certificate for an elective course that is accepted by colleges along with your high school transcripts and added to your weighted GPA. Price $2,000 3. Take this course for the purpose of learning AP CS A level JAVA coding prior to taking the course at your school. Price $1,800 Note: PVNet alums receive a $50 credit towards the registration fee which will be credited back at the conclusion of the course. Discounts may not be combined between options. All selections and registrations are final and no changes made be made after registering. REMOTE OR IN PERSON - CDC GUIDE LINES ======================================= Classes will be taught in person at our New Facility specially configured for proper social distancing. This is subject to change. ABOUT THIS COURSE ================== AP Computer Science A level course UNITS: 10 Language: JAVA Scheduled hours: 190 hrs. SCHEDULE ========== Class start date: June 22, 2020 Class end date: August 13, 2020 Meetings days: Monday - Thursday Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Length: 8 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 QUESTIONS? =========== Please submit your questions by email to: Education@PVNet.com with the subject: APCS 2020 PVNet contact/address info is displayed on our web page at http://www.pvnet.com Absolutely NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES, By registering for the class, you agree to PVNet's terms and policies. To learn more, go to: https://www.pvnet.com/policy
WHAT STUDENTS NEED =================== - Remote students must have a Zoom.com account (which is free) and let PVNet know what the email assigned to account so you can join the class sessions (https://zoom.us/) 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 taking this course during the summer are invited to take our APCS Bootcamp during May 2021 and will receive a $50 credit.
Prerequisites: Some coding experience recommended.