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Approx. 15 hours to complete
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Algorithms and Starting to Code

4 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 64 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
11 videos
Navigating a Coursera Course4m
Meet the Instructor (optional)10m
Lesson Introduction38s
Find the Queen7m
Nom Nom Nom5m
Lesson Introduction33s
Installing Visual Studio on Windows4m
Installing Xcode on a Mac2m
Your First C Program12m
Your First C Program in Xcode7m
5 readings
Fun with Algorithms Topic Understanding Check10m
Running Your Integrated Development Environment10m
Exercise 1: Console Output1h
Starting to Code Lecture Code10m
It's Elemental Solution10m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

Data Types, Variables, and Constants

5 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 55 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
Bits and Bytes5m
Data Types, Variables, and Constants5m
Integer Data Types13m
Floating-Point Data Types10m
The Char Data Type6m
The Bool Data Type4m
User-Defined Data Types9m
6 readings
Exercise 2: Integer Variables and Operations30m
Exercise 3: Floating-Point Variables and Operation30m
Exercise 4: Floating-Point Calculations30m
Exercise 5: User-Defined Data Types30m
Data Types, Variables, and Constants Lecture Code10m
Doing Some Math Solution10m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Data Collection and More Algorithms

1 hour to complete
9 videos (Total 54 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
9 videos
Data Collection Problems4m
Deciding What Data to Collect9m
Finding the Data4m
Storing the Collected Data6m
Data Collection Activity6m
Lesson Introduction1m
How Do I Get There?7m
The Caesar Cipher13m
1 reading
Data Collection Topic Understanding Check10m
2 practice exercises
Data Collection Practice Quiz10m
Data Collection Graded Quiz10m
Week
4

Week 4

5 hours to complete

STEM Computations

5 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 48 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Floors and Ceilings15m
How Far Do We Have To Go?8m
Speed and Direction12m
Velocity10m
Finishing Up24s
3 readings
Exercise 6: Energetic Einstein30m
STEM Computations Lecture Code10m
Ready Aim Fire Solution10m

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