PROGRAMMING & SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT
Ohio College Tech Prep
Year One - 2.5 elective, 1.0 Algebra II OR Pre-Calculus (required)
Year Two – 3.5 elective OR 2.5 elective, 1.0 Pre-Calculus (optional)
This program teaches the fundamentals needed for programming software for Web sites, smart devices, business applications, game development, gaming devices and personal use. Students will learn and use several programming languages, including Visual Basic, C++, Java, C# and XHTML. To be successful in this field, students should to pursue post-secondary education, earning at least a two-year Associate Degree in a technical field. Students have the opportunity to acquire IC3 (Internet & Computing Core Certification) and to sit for the Advanced Placement exam in Computer Science. Course prerequisites include grades of C or better in Keyboarding, Algebra I, and Introduction to Computers or instructor permission.
Instructor: Jami Little