• Merrillville High School

    Course Scope & Sequence

    2012-2013 Academic Year

    Department

    Business, Marketing & IT

    COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

    Instructor

    Andrew Niksich

    Email Address

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    Course Description

    COMPUTER PROGRAMMING I                                             

    This course introduces students to computer programming using Visual Basic. Students learn how to create visually appealing, user-friendly, and useful computer applications that can be used in today’s Microsoft Windows environment.  At the end of this course, students will be able to create programs for various real-life problems and computer applications.  Logical thinking processes are required for problem analysis and solving.

    ·         Grade level:  10 – 12

    ·         Recommended Prerequisites:  Digital Communication Tools and Algebra I

    ·         Credits: 1 trimester course for 1 credit

    ·         Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for the General, Core 40, Core 40 with Academic Honors and Core 40 with Technical Honors diplomas 

    ·         A Career Academic Sequence, Career-Technical program, or Flex Credit course

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