Introduction to Computing

Most people know how to use a computer. This course will help you understand how a computer works. Topics will include:  Binary and Hexadecimal number systems (and why the computer uses them), Digital representation of analog information, Computer Hardware, Operating Systems, Software Development and Programming (in various languages), 3D Modeling, Web Design, and the History of Computing. This course will also introduce you to Computational Thinking, a problem-solving process that uses logic and abstraction to take advantage of the processing power of computing devices.

Course Subject
Course Number
CS104
Grade Level
9, 10, 11, 12
Course Duration
1 Semester
Course Credit
0.5 Credits
Prerequisite
Currently taking or have completed Algebra 1 or Honors Algebra 1
Course Fee
None