Title: Computational Science and Engineering Using Java
From the Virtual High School Global Consortium (VHS)
Course Description: This course is an introduction to computational science, an interdisciplinary method of scientific inquiry. Students will develop a working knowledge of Java, the most important new computer language to arise in the last decade. Students will also gain experience with the fundamental ideas of calculus and its application in science and engineering. The emphasis of the course is scientific programming, and not simply learning Java. The Java language is used as a tool in building mathematical models that are of interest to scientists and engineers. Evaluation: Each student will receive a grade on the basis of the completion of the assigned programs, the completion and quality of a few writing assignments, the completion of an experimental design project (group activity), and the completion of a final modeling project that includes an online presentation (group project). Online text: How to Think Like a Computer Scientist: Java Version - A computer science textbook by Allan Downey
Subject: Business & Tech
While I wouldn't wish JAVA on anyone, it is the language of Android apps and much more.
This course is approved by iLearnOhio. It's also $450, so not for everyone.| All courses