• Lower Dauphin School District

    Curriculum Guide

    Course Title: AP Computer Science

    Subject: Mathematics
    Grade Level(s): 11-12

    Synopsis of Curriculum

    This course is designed for the continued study of Computer Science principles, structured programming and object-oriented programming started in Computer Science 2.  This course is equivalent to one semester of a college level computer science course. 

    The topics for the course include program implementation, program analysis, and standard data structures and algorithms.  Extensive study will include the AP Java subset along with a series of guided practice labs.

    Units of Study Titles

    Unit 1: Programming Fundamentals in the Java Language

    Unit 2: Conditional and Iteration Structures, and Boolean Logic

    Unit 3: Arrays and Array Processing

    Unit 4: Extending Classes

    Unit 5: Data Structures

    Unit 6: AP Computer Science Case Study Labs