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Fundamentals of Computing

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About this Specialization

This Specialization covers much of the material that first-year Computer Science students take at Rice University. Students learn sophisticated programming skills in Python from the ground up and apply these skills in building more than 20 fun projects. The Specialization concludes with a Capstone exam that allows the students to demonstrate the range of knowledge that they have acquired in the Specialization.

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Hours 234
Instructors Luay Nakhleh, Scott Rixner, Joe Warren, John Greiner, Stephen Wong
Language English
Subjects Programming
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An overview of related careers and their average salaries in the US. Bars indicate income percentile (33rd - 99th).

Interactive Programming Coordinator $46k

Programming Coordinator 1 $54k

Programming Acquisitions $61k

CNC Programming $70k

Programming advisor $72k

Part-Time Instructor for DAT250 Interactive Audio Programming $80k

Interactive Flash Developer | Programming & Content Developement $115k

IT and Programming Specialist $122k

Programming Producer $129k

Courses in this Specialization

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Mar
4

An Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python (Part 1)

This two-part course is designed to help students with very little or no computing background learn the basics of building simple interactive applications. Our language of choice,...

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Mar
4

An Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python (Part 2) (You were viewing this course)

This two-part course is designed to help students with very little or no computing background learn the basics of building simple interactive applications. Our language of choice,...

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Mar
4

Principles of Computing (Part 1)

This two-part course builds upon the programming skills that you learned in our Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python course. We will augment those skills with both...

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Mar
4

Principles of Computing (Part 2)

This two-part course introduces the basic mathematical and programming principles that underlie much of Computer Science. Understanding these principles is crucial to the process...

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Mar
4

Algorithmic Thinking (Part 1)

Experienced Computer Scientists analyze and solve computational problems at a level of abstraction that is beyond that of any particular programming language. This two-part...

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Mar
4

Algorithmic Thinking (Part 2)

Experienced Computer Scientists analyze and solve computational problems at a level of abstraction that is beyond that of any particular programming language. This two-part class...

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4

The Fundamentals of Computing Capstone Exam

While most specializations on Coursera conclude with a project-based course, students in the "Fundamentals of Computing" specialization have completed more than 20+ projects...

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Rice University

From Rice University via Coursera
Hours 234
Instructors Luay Nakhleh, Scott Rixner, Joe Warren, John Greiner, Stephen Wong
Language English
Subjects Programming
Careers

An overview of related careers and their average salaries in the US. Bars indicate income percentile (33rd - 99th).

Interactive Programming Coordinator $46k

Programming Coordinator 1 $54k

Programming Acquisitions $61k

CNC Programming $70k

Programming advisor $72k

Part-Time Instructor for DAT250 Interactive Audio Programming $80k

Interactive Flash Developer | Programming & Content Developement $115k

IT and Programming Specialist $122k

Programming Producer $129k