COMPUTER CODING & PROGRAMMING

Computer Coding and Programming I
CREDIT: 3.0
2 semesters – 3 periods – (AM Only) Community college credit available
Grades Eligible: 11, 12
Prerequisites: Computer Basics (Computer Apps or Keyboarding) and Algebra I or equivalent

This course 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 environments that reinforce coding fundamentals by displaying block programming and text based programming style side-by-side. Finally, students will learn the power of text-based programming as they are introduced to the Python programming language.

Computer Coding & Programming   
Computer Coding and Programming II
CREDIT: 3.0
2 semesters – 3 periods – (AM Only) Community college credit available
Grades Eligible: 11, 12
Prerequisites: Computer Coding and Programming I with a minimum of a C- and instructor approval

This course is a continuation of Computer Coding and Programming I. Once Computer Coding and Programming I is established and running, internships will be implemented into the year two program. In addition, to internships, students will also advance upon their year one studies.

How to Apply:

  • High School Students: Contact your school's guidance counselor.   Prerequisites may apply.
  • Adult Students: 
    • Schedule to take WorkKeys with the CTC assessment office
    • Complete an application & make deposit ($100)
    • Provide proof of HS graduation (or GED)
    • Submit background check form

  • Classes Schedule: Monday - Friday
    • August - May (Following the Cape Girardeau Public Schools Calendar).
    • Typical Morning block schedule is 8:25 - 10:5
    • Typical Afternoon block schedule is 12:15 - 2:40

For More information call 573.334.0826 and speak to our counselor.