About PCHSS 2017 Haigazian University Division of Mathematical Sciences (Computer Science and Mathematics)
The Second Annual Programming Cup for High School Students (PCHSS 2017) Haigazian University
Haigazian University, an American educational model University, has maintained a tradition of academic excellence in core disciplines for the past 60 years. The University is a member of the Association of American International Colleges and Universities (AAICU) which comprises a number of distinct, university-level institutions in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. As such, Haigazian University is within the American system of higher education given its transferable course credits and semester units. Haigazian University has cooperative agreements with many local and international institutions (More information
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The Computer Science Department at Haigazian University believes that academic success of any student starts when they choose the right field of study; consequently, the department is organizing a “High School Programming Contest”. This training-oriented contest is a rewarding experience to individual high school students who are considering a professional career in the rapidly changing field of computer science. (More Information
Programing Cup for High School Students (PCHSS)
This competition gives the student the opportunity to discover his/her ability to produce computer software. Through such an experience, new horizons are opened to the students. It also raises students’ awareness of Computer Science as a science rather than just a technology used by almost everyone.
Participants do not need to have any background knowledge of computer programming. However, participants must be in science section of Grade 12. Participants are expected to get engaged in all the activities provided during the training sessions and online.
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Last Year the contest was held on April 2, 2016. Before the contest day, we organized four training sessions where students were trained in various fields. More than 75 students participated in the trainings where 60 of them participated in the contest. The first five winners won smart phones in addition the first three won scholarships in computer Science at Haigazian University. Regardless of the results, all students were exposed to new skills.
Who can participate?
Students in Grade 12 with scientific background.