Think and code creatively to solve problems
Studying computer programming prepares students for careers in a rapidly growing industry that shows no signs of slowing down. By learning computer programming, you'll learn how to think abstractly, solve problems, and gain an understanding of multiple programming languages and how computer systems work.
Programs of Study
This program focuses on the general writing and implementation of generic and customized programs to drive operating systems that generally prepare individuals to apply the methods and procedures of software design and programming to software installation and maintenance. This includes instruction in software design, low- and high-level languages and program writing, program customization and linking, prototype testing, troubleshooting and related aspects of operating systems and networks.
This certificate provides students with proficiency in the development principles, which emphasize planning, designing, writing, testing programs to solve problems in systems and networks using Python programming languages.
The Coding Prep Certificate provides students an overview of the knowledge and skills needed in fields that require software coding for the development of computer applications. The content provides an introduction to the field of study and covers basic foundational concepts.
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Why study computer programming?
What You'll Learn
- Design and use object oriented programs in one of these languages C++, Java or PHP.
- Design and use advanced programming techniques in C++ or Java.
- Web and digital interface designer
- App or web developer
- Computer science teacher