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In this course, students write simple computer programs by applying fundamental programming concepts and learn to create clear and maintainable internal documentation. They also learn to manage a computer by studying hardware configurations, software selection, operating system functions, networking and safe computing. They also study the social impact of computer technologies and develop an understanding of environmental and ethical issues related to computers.
Students will use the skills acquired in this course to build a business plan and mobile app that will address a community problem.
Students in Grade 8 can enrol in this reach-ahead course with their parents’ approval and their principal’s written support.
This course is offered in-person at the uOttawa campus in English.