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PLTW AP COMPUTER SCIENCE APPLICATIONS

WEIGHTED: 1.0 (0.666 non AP Test takers)
Grades: 11-12

Credit: 1 unit
PREREQUISITE:
Successful completion of PLTW AP Computer Science Principles and Teacher Recommendation

In this third course in the PLTW Computer Science pathway, students further develop computational-thinking and
programming skills through authentic app development using the Java™ programming language. Students collaborate
to create original solutions to problems of their own choosing by designing and implementing user interfaces and Webbased
databases, as well as creating a game for their friends or an app to serve a real need in their community. This
course is designed to prepare students for the AP CSA exam.