Who is this class for: Programmers with basic experience looking to understand the practical and conceptual underpinnings of algorithms, with the goal of becoming more effective software engineers. Computer science students and researchers as well as interdisciplinary students (studying electrical engineering, mathematics, bioinformatics, etc.) aiming to get more profound understanding of algorithms and hands-on experience implementing them and applying for real-world problems. Applicants who want to prepare for an interview in a high-tech company.


Created by:  University of California, San Diego, Higher School of Economics

  • Alexander S. Kulikov

    Taught by:  Alexander S. Kulikov, Visiting Professor

    Department of Computer Science and Engineering

  • Michael Levin

    Taught by:  Michael Levin, Lecturer

    Computer Science

  • Daniel M Kane

    Taught by:  Daniel M Kane, Assistant Professor

    Department of Computer Science and Engineering / Department of Mathematics

  • Neil Rhodes

    Taught by:  Neil Rhodes, Adjunct Faculty

    Computer Science and Engineering
Basic Info
LevelIntermediate
Commitment4 weeks of study, 5-10 hours/week
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University of California, San Diego
UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom—life is their laboratory.
Higher School of Economics
National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE) is one of the top research universities in Russia. Established in 1992 to promote new research and teaching in economics and related disciplines, it now offers programs at all levels of university education across an extraordinary range of fields of study including business, sociology, cultural studies, philosophy, political science, international relations, law, Asian studies, media and communications, IT, mathematics, engineering, and more. Learn more on www.hse.ru
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Rated 4.6 out of 5 of 959 ratings

Perfect Course

very useful

Thank you for providing this awesome course

This course gives you real world examples of the data structures that you are going to learn and implement and and this really helps in answering the basic question "Why am I doing for what am I doing?". The programming questions are challenging and solving it actually helps you understand every aspect of the data structure that you are applying to the question.

Overall this course has improved my understanding of data structures and also where to apply it.Wonderful work by the instructors!