Computer Science Essentials (PLTW)

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Additional Course Options
Industry Credential Available

Subject Area
Career & Technical Education

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Students will use visual, block-based programming and seamlessly transition to text-based programming with language such as Python® to create apps and develop websites, and learn how to make computers work together to put their design into practice.Students will apply computational thinking practices, build their vocabulary, and collaborate just as computing professionals do to create products that address topics and problems important to them.This course helps students create a strong foundation to advance to Computer Science Principles and Computer Science A.

Credit Information

  • 1 Career & Technical Education Credit(s)