Software & App Design

Software & App Design

Software & App Design Program

The Software and App Design instructional program prepares students to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills to support engineers in developing, implementing, and evaluating computer software and program applications. Throughout the Software and App Design instructional program, students learn how to program, programming languages, databases, user interfaces, networking and warehousing, encryption and security, software testing and evaluation, and customization. Software and App Design students develop leadership, social, civic, and career skills through participation in the state-recognized Career and Technical Education (CTE) student organizations such as SkillsUSA or FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America).

Software & App Design I

This is the introductory course for the Software and App Design program. This course introduces principles of computers and telecommunications for retrieving, storing, or sending electronic information in industries as e-commerce, electronics, health, internet or semi-conductor, basic concepts of computer maintenance, computer security, data management, network technologies, programming, software development, and webpage development while also providing an understanding of the IT industry, computer mathematics, and the evolution of the computer.

Career Focus

Prepares students for entry-level employment, further training, and/or post-secondary education for these and other occupations: Certified Professional, Coder, Coder 1, Coding Specialist, Coding Technician, Help Desk, Technician/Manager, Information Architect, IT Designer, PC Technician, Program Analyst Systems Analyst, Software Developer, Software Tester Intern, Systems Operations Specialist, Technical Sales Representative, Technical Support, Technician/Manager, Technology Intern, and UI/UX Designer


John Morris
Morris, John
CTE Engineering/CTE Software & App Design/Mathematics Teacher
Office: 520-836-8500 x 3940
Our Non-Discrimination Commitment

Casa Grande Union High School District #82 prohibits discrimination in employment and educational programs based on race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, military status, genetic test information, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding these laws may be forwarded to the designated compliance coordinator(s), Sean Casey, District Title IX Coordinator, 1362 N. Casa Grande Ave, Casa Grande, AZ 85122, (520) 316-3360 ext. 1111, or [email protected]

El Distrito Casa Grande Union High #82 prohibe la discriminación de empleo y programas educacionales basados en raza, color, religion, sexo, edad, descapacidad, origen nacional, estado militar, información de prueba genetica, orientación sexual o identidad de género, o expresion y provee acceso a los Boy Scouts y otros grupos juveniles designados.

Preguntas, quejas, o solicitudes para información adicional de acuerdo a estas leyes deben ser dirigidas a la coordinadora designada, Sean Casey, District Title IX Coordinator, 1362 N. Casa Grande Ave, Casa Grande, AZ 85122, (520) 316-3360 ext. 1111, o [email protected]

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