Object-oriented programming with Java for those in the know
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Instructor: Mrs. Conni Carr, Room D104, firstname.lastname@example.org
Welcome to Foothill’s AP Computer Science A – a year-long introduction to object-oriented programming with Java. This is an introductory programming course based upon a college-level curriculum as approved by the College Board.
“Computer Science A emphasizes object-oriented programming methodology with an emphasis on problem solving and algorithm development and is meant to be the equivalent of a first-semester [college] course in computer science. It also includes the study of data structures and abstraction.” – College Board
This course qualifies for the UC/CSU subject "G" - College-Preparatory Elective.
This course earns honors credit ( A-5, B-4, C-3 ) for FTHS and UC A-G.
Students who pass the AP exam with a 3 or higher can qualify for college credit of variable amounts at a variety of colleges and universities.
The exam consists of a 90-minute portion with 40 multiple choice questions worth 40 points and a 90-minute portion with 4 free response questions worth 40 points.
Fees | $94 per test | Pay in Student Store from early Feb to late March
Get a Fee Waiver Form from your counselor for free/reduced lunch students or for PFSO scholarship consideration.
COLLEGE BOARD - BIG 6
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