datum: 30.11.2022

Course code:


Course name:

Foundations of Programming Online

Course length:

2 semesters


8 - 13


FLVS - Florida Virtual School Global


Foundations of Programming will teach students the fundamentals of programming using the computer language Python. The course provides students with the concepts, techniques, and processes associated with computer programming and software development.  Students will also explore the many programming career opportunities available in this high-demand field. 

Recomended course sequence:
Introduction to Programming in Scratch - Digital Information Technology - Foundations of Programming – Procedural Programming – AP Computer Science A – AP Computer Science Principles

If you already have some experience in programming, contact us tell us what you know and what you expect. We will help you find the right course for you.



Course Structure

Segment 1
Module 1: Introduction to Programing
•Introduction to Python
•Printing Strings
•Processing Strings Values
•String Input
Module 2: Computing Numerical Data
•Processing Numerical Information
•Getting Numeric Information
•The Math Module
•The Software Development Life Cycle
Module 3: Loops and Functions
•Turtle Graphics
•for Loops
•while Loops
•Creating Functions

Segment 2

Module 4: Logic in Programming
•More Decisions
•The Logic of AND, OR, and NOT
Module 5: Codes and Objects
•Number Systems
•Decoding ASCII
•Object Oriented Programming
•Procedural Programming
Module 6: Testing and Security
•Software Testing
•Planning for a Programming Career

Course syllabus

Materials required

No additional materials required.


course fee: 543,- EUR / 12 940,- Kč