AP Computer Science // USACO Bronze Class will start from 8/28/2015

1. 学习Computer Science 的知识,并为明年5月的AP computer science做准备。
2. 为12月开始的USACO 以及其他computer programming 比赛做准备。[USACO 从12月开始,到明年4月一共4次比赛]
3. 预备学生到电脑公司做intern。
Many of our former students who followed our curriculum qualified for USACO silver and Gold level for 2014 and 2015!
Goal of the Class:
1. Learn AP Computer Science and prepare for the APCS exam next May
2. Prepare for the USACO and other programing or coding contests. (USACO starts from Dec to April. Total 4 times a year.)
3. Prepare the student to do intern at technology company.(Students who qualified USACO silver of gold level will be very easy to get intern opportunity.)
Course Description:This class will serve to prepare students for the AP Computer Science A exam and also covers AP Computer Science AB material (Data Structures). In addition, the class prepares students for USACO so that they can start participating in the USACO Bronze division. We will cover AP material such as ArrayLists, Big O, Linear/Binary Search, Sorting, and GridWorld. Besides for that, we will cover Data Structures and material needed in USACO like Linked Lists, Stacks, Queues, Deques, Binary Search Trees, Heaps (Priority Queues), and Recursion. USACO Bronze Problems and USACO-style problems are also included in this class to prepare students to start taking the USACO contests in November. Some Graphics will be covered as well.

Prerequisites: JAVA  or C++ programming.
Time: 6:45PM to 9:45PM, Fridays, 8/28 to 11/20.
Address:1340 S De Anza Blvd. Suite 202, San Jose, CA 95129
Tuition:$900 (Total 12 classes.)Early bird students, 5% off, if register before 8/23. Refer a Friend and you Both Get $25 credit!

Instructor: Nick Guo

  • USACO finalist (2015)
  • USACO gold division (2013-14)
  • USA(J)MO (2015)
  • Two years teaching experience at SpringLight
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