Exploring Computer Science

Magnet Exploring Computer Science 1-2

Two-semester course

No prerequisites

Level: Beginning

Exploring Computer Science is a beginning computer class for freshmen and sophomores as an introduction to computer science. Students will learn the basics of how a computer works, be introduced to the engineering process, and work on a variety of applications. Topics include the parts of a computer, digital information, developing a website, digital images and animation, and an introduction to programming.

Students will benefit from taking this course by increasing their typing skills and becoming familiar with using a computer for accessing information and school assignments. They will become proficient at using the computer as a learning tool for their education and beyond. They will also learn about computer science and how technology can be used in a variety of careers.