Introduction to Java (Latte)
- Level High School
- Contact Hours 160
- Timeframe Year
The CodeHS Intro to Java (Latte) course is a year-long course designed to help students master the basics of Java with a focus on problem solving and algorithm development. This course is NOT designed to prepare students for the AP Java exam.
Introduction to Programming in Java with Karel the Dog
In this module, students learn the basics of java commands, control structures, and problem solving by solving puzzles with Karel.
In this module, students learn the basics of the Java programming language. This module covers printing, variables, types, as well as how to use the basic control structures in the Java language.
In this module, students learn how to define methods in their programs and use autograders to test if their methods are working correctly.
Classes and Object-Oriented Programming
This module teaches students the basics of Object Oriented Programming in Java, which is a powerful programming paradigm. Students will learn how objects store data and interact with each other in Java programs. Students will design and implement classes and extend classes using inheritance.
In this module, students learn basic data structures in Java including arrays, ArrayLists, 2 dimensional arrays and HashMaps. Data structures will be used to design larger applications.
In this module, students take the skills they've learned throughout the course to create a final project.
Here are a few examples of teacher resources and materials to use in the Introduction to Java (Latte) course
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Introduction to Java (Latte) is aligned with the following standards
|Standards Framework||View Alignment|
|Microsoft Technology Associate Java Certification||View (66.7%)|
|Texas Computer Science 1||View (58.7%)|
|Texas Computer Science 2||View (45.8%)|
|Virginia Computer Science Programming||View (47.6%)|
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