PRE-AP COMPUTER SCIENCE
2015 - 2016
INSTRUCTOR: TIM ERWIN
CREDITS: ½ credit
PURPOSE OF CLASS: The purpose of this course is to provide a fundamental foundation of the Programming Language JAVA.
This will be done through using JCreator as a JAVA editor and Jeroo as an intro to understanding
IF commands and While loops which are used in the language JAVA. This course will also build problem
solving skills. This course is recommended as a prerequisite to AP Computer Science.
EXPECTATIONS: The expectations of the class include:
1. Students to complete all lab projects
2. Students to participate in class discussions
3. Students to have good attendance
4. Students to complete all homework.
5. Students to come to class ready to work
(have jump-drive, notebook, pencil)
GRADING STYLE: Grades are based on the following:
Your grade for this class will be based on your class participation / attendance,
lecture test scores, lab test scores, and lab project scores.
Lecture / Lab Test and Quizies Scores ============ points range from 20 to 100
Lab Project Scores ================= points range from 10 to 25
Class Participation / Attendance/jump-drive ======= points range from 5 to 25