Question: should i take AP CS-A or AP CS - P?
In this collaborative piece four high school students - share their experiences taking Advanced Placement Computer Science, and provide valuable advice on how to succeed in AP Computer Science classes. If you aren’t yet sure you are sold on computer science, then AP Computer Science Principles (CSP) is for you! CSP is a survey course that explores many different aspects of computing, including social impact, security, privacy and more. Students will be introduced to data structures, algorithms, and the internet. The exam includes a multiple-choice section and two projects. AP Computer Science A is geared towards students who want to gain deeper experience in Java programming; however, students with no prior experience can also do well in the course. The exam has a multiple choice section and four free-response questions.