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Course Description
In this course students examine computer science concepts. Students learn Java which is one of the industry's leading programming languages. Students also learn to develop complex computer programs in teams and individually. They learn complex problem solving skills. Students also learn about the impact of the computer on society and their lives.

Prerequisites
None although ICS2O is recommended.

Where Does It Lead?
Many students go on to take ICS4U. Many University and College programs recommend at least one computer programming course in Secondary School.

Why Should I take this course?
This course is the prerequisite for ICS4U.

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Units of Study

15 hours - Data Types
20 hours - Repetition
20 hours - Encapcilation
15 hours - Information Storage
25 hours - Putting it all Together
15 hours - Working in the Computer Environment


110 hours - Total

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Mark Break Down

    70% - Term Assessment
  • 40% - Practical
  • 15% - Tests
  • 15% - Assignments
  • 30% - Final Summative Assessment
  • 15% - Final Demonstration
  • 15% - Final Exam
Parent Category: ICS3U
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