College Computer Science Essentials - PLTW

Practical Arts - Computer Science


Course ID: BMK116    

Credit: 1      

Grade level: 9, 10, 11, 12      

Prerequisite: None


  • Note:  This course is offered as a part of the Computer Science pathway in the IB Career-related Program (IBCP)

    Course Description:   College Computer Science Essentials (CSE) introduces students to coding fundamentals through an approachable, block-based programming language where they will have early success in creating usable apps.  As students sharpen their computational thinking skills, they will transition to programming and text-based programming side-by-side.  Finally, students learn the power of text-based programming as they are introduced to the Python® programming language.