ANNUAL INTRO COMP SCI 1 OF 2

Course Name ANNUAL INTRO COMP SCI 1 OF 2
Course ID MKS21QA
Department Mathematics
Subject Computer Science
Can you take this course more than once? No
Periods per Day 1.0
Special Permission No
Eligibility
  • All of the following are true:
    • Student is in 9th grade
  • Fulfills the following graduation requirements
    Also in the following groups
    Syllabus No Syllabus Found

    Description

    This class is a full year commitment, which will fulfill Stuyvesant's Computer Science and 5-Tech requirements.

    The first semester will cover the principles of computer science while programming in the Racket and NetLogo languages. Students will work individually and in pairs throughout the year programming and using CS as a problem solving tools. It will conclude with a final project and final exam.

    The second semester will cover the more practical side of computer programming using the Python language (with a few assignments using NetLogo and Racket). Students will also be introduced to data analysis back-end web programming and robotics. It will conclude with a final project.