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О курсе

This course is an introduction to the basic concepts of programming languages, with a strong emphasis on functional programming. The course uses the languages ML, Racket, and Ruby as vehicles for teaching the concepts, but the real intent is to teach enough about how any language “fits together” to make you more effective programming in any language -- and in learning new ones. This course is neither particularly theoretical nor just about programming specifics -- it will give you a framework for understanding how to use language constructs effectively and how to design correct and elegant programs. By using different languages, you will learn to think more deeply than in terms of the particular syntax of one language. The emphasis on functional programming is essential for learning how to write robust, reusable, composable, and elegant programs. Indeed, many of the most important ideas in modern languages have their roots in functional programming. Get ready to learn a fresh and beautiful way to look at software and how to have fun building it. The course assumes some prior experience with programming, as described in more detail in the first module. The course is divided into three Coursera courses: Part A, Part B, and Part C. As explained in more detail in the first module of Part A, the overall course is a substantial amount of challenging material, so the three-part format provides two intermediate milestones and opportunities for a pause before continuing. The three parts are designed to be completed in order and set up to motivate you to continue through to the end of Part C. The three parts are not quite equal in length: Part A is almost as substantial as Part B and Part C combined. Week 1 of Part A has a more detailed list of topics for all three parts of the course, but it is expected that most course participants will not (yet!) know what all these topics mean....

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YZ
2 дек. 2016 г.

I'm just a beginner for CS or SE classes, and find this course really concise and challenging. It opens a door for me to get deeper into programming language. No wonder it got so high average score.

VA
4 мар. 2018 г.

Very interesting course! Superb teaching and homework assignments. If you are interested in functional programming or in programming languages in general, this should be one of the must take MOOCs

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автор: liuyaqiu

24 янв. 2018 г.

This is a challenging course to dive deep into programming languages.

автор: Romuald G

15 окт. 2016 г.

I've completed more than 30 MOOCs. This is the one I'm most proud of!

автор: Remie C

15 мар. 2020 г.

I learned too much from this amazing course! Thx Dan, Thx Coursera!

автор: Bunyamin S

28 апр. 2020 г.

Very good, Dan! Thank you! Hope you will update this course soon))

автор: Israel O O

9 февр. 2020 г.

Excelent material, the video lessons with Dan are very explanatory

автор: David C

26 окт. 2016 г.

I really learned a lot from the course, and the teacher is awesome

автор: Syed G F

18 сент. 2016 г.

like the approach and style of teaching by Dan Grossman. Awesome !

автор: Niko K

30 мар. 2020 г.

Great course - instructor's passion for the subject is inspiring.

автор: Eslam A

18 июня 2020 г.

Wonderful Course, Many thanks to the contributors especially Dan

автор: Noah P

14 сент. 2016 г.

Excellent class, teacher, and material. Fun learning ML, thanks

автор: Merlinhool

2 сент. 2016 г.

Excellent course! A great start to Programming Language Theory!

автор: Saptarshi C

7 янв. 2017 г.

Has been fantastic so far - hoping to purchase and complete it

автор: Li L

19 нояб. 2016 г.

Awesome courses, help you get close to functional programming.

автор: Enrico F

14 окт. 2019 г.

Great course, better than many CS courses I had in university

автор: Thomas C

10 июня 2018 г.

A wonderful course for learning about functional programming.

автор: Hrushikesh N

15 нояб. 2016 г.

Perfectly good start for a person aspiring to be a programmer

автор: Robin P

1 сент. 2016 г.

One of the more challenging and interesting CS MOOC out there

автор: Michael E

5 апр. 2018 г.

Great course with deep information on functional programming

автор: lander

4 сент. 2017 г.

very helpful! Thank you for the teacher Dan and the college.

автор: Jose G

1 июня 2017 г.

So far I am struggling with first lesson, it is formidable.

автор: Zijiao Y

31 мар. 2017 г.

Best starting class for study any programming language ever

автор: Claude J B

22 февр. 2018 г.

One of the best, and most challenging, courses on Coursera

автор: 刘宴先

20 авг. 2017 г.

Great materials. Very helpful for understanding Recursion.

автор: John M

17 июня 2020 г.

I have learned more than I imagined. The professor rocks.

автор: João F d A J

3 янв. 2020 г.

i'm starting this course,and i love the main theme of it.