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Required Introduction to Computational Thinking and Data Science

By Massachusetts Institute of Technology via EdX (150 hours)

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    COURSE DESCRIPTION
    6.00.2x will teach you how to use computation to accomplish a variety of goals and provides you with a brief introduction to a variety of topics in computational problem solving . This course is aimed at students with some prior programming experience in Python and a rudimentary knowledge of computational complexity. You will spend a considerable amount of time writing programs to implement the concepts covered in the course. For example, you will write a program that will simulate a robot vacuum cleaning a room or will model the population dynamics of viruses replicating and drug treatments in a patient's body.

    Length: 10 weeks
    Effort: 15 hours per week
    Price: FREE (Add a Verified Certificate for $49 USD)
    Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
    Subject: Computer Science
    Level: Intermediate
    Languages: English
    Video Transcripts: English
    Instructors: John Guttag, Chris Terman and Anna Bell

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