AP Computer Science A 483
This course emphasizes skills and content required to perform successfully on the AP exam for this course given in May. The student may receive college credit, advanced college placement, or both depending on the exam score. The course uses the Java programming language. Topics include object oriented programming with a focus on problem solving, algorithm development, the study of data structures, and the use of abstraction in modeling real-world scenarios. Students should be proficient in computing, mathematics, and writing skills.