five smiling students, two laptops showing websites that have been designed by students.

Web & Game Programming

Learn how to design and build websites from scratch using HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Students also learn the fundamentals of programming using the programming language Python to develop simple 2D animations and games.


PDF Document Web & Game Programming Summary Sheet

CORE SKILLS

  • Fundamentals of computer programming
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Plan, design, build websites from scratch
  • Teamwork
  • 2D animation and game development
  • Communication skills

FUTURE CAREER OPTIONS

  • Computer programmer
  • Database administrator
  • Web developer
  • Network administrator
  • Web designer
  • Software engineer
  • Game developer
  • Systems administrator

CERTIFICATIONS and ACADEMIC CREDIT

  • English credit (Grade 11 & 12)
  • AP Computer Science Principles Exam
  • Math credit (Grade 12)
  • PASSES EDGE workplace safety certificate
  • Visual Performing Applied Arts credit
 

SETTING STUDENTS UP FOR SUCCESS

Students can jumpstart their careers by networking with guest speakers and industry professionals they meet through job shadows, internships college tours and field trips to area tech companies.

LEADERSHIP and SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Leadership and scholarship opportunities can occur through membership in National Technical Honor Society and student council.