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CVTC and Altoona High School have partnered to offer high school students who are interested in pursuing a career in the IT field an opportunity to earn high school and college credit. Dual credit academies give high school students a chance to navigate their interests and career options to develop the most successful individualized career path. Credits earned through this academy may be applied to CVTC's technical degree programs. Students enrolled in this academy will focus on the exploration of resolving software-based computer problems in today's digital office environments.
Monday, October 19, 2020 – Friday, December 11, 2020
Monday, December 15, 2020 – Friday, February 12, 2021
Monday, February 14, 2021 – Friday, April 9, 2021
Monday, April 12, 2021 – Friday, May 28, 2021
152-118 Introduction to Computers Programming (3 credits)
152-107 Web 1-HTML & CSS (3 credits)
This course is designed to be a "first course" in website development. Students work with a text editor and a browser to develop web pages from scratch using HTML and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) to control color, layout, text, and images. Responsive design principles and accessibility standards are incorporated to ensure websites are usable and professional-looking. Tables, forms, audio, and video components are included to add variety and pizzazz.
152-132 Database 1 (3 credits)
Designed as a first database course, this course introduces students to the concepts of relational database management and beginning SQL. Students explore the history and evolution of databases and investigate current database usage in industry. This relational model is examined and utilized as students practice creating, populating, manipulating, and querying multi-table relational databases using both the MS Access graphical user interface and SQL.
801-196 Oral/Interpersonal Communication (3 credits)
The focus of this course is to develop speaking, verbal, and nonverbal communication and listening skills through individual presentations, group activities, and other projects.
152-101 Programming Fundamentals (3 credits)
15 Credit High School Academy
Registration Status //Upcoming
Academy Dates //September 2020 - May 2021
Days of Week //Mon - Fri
Classroom Location //Altoona High School
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