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The primary topics in this part of the specialization are: asymptotic ("Big-oh") notation, sorting and searching, divide and conquer (master method, integer and matrix multiplication, closest pair), and randomized algorithms (QuickSort, contraction algorithm for min cuts)....

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Sep 13, 2018

Well researched. Topics covered well, with walkthrough for exam.le cases for each new introduced algorithm. Great experience, learned a lot of important algorithms and algorithmic thinking practices.

May 26, 2020

Thank you for teaching me this course. I learned a lot of new things, including Divide-and-Conquer, MergeSort, QuickSort, and Randomization Algorithms, along with proof for their asymptotic runtime

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By Apoorva N

Jul 13, 2020

Very good course for understanding algorithms !

By Jatin G

May 15, 2020

one of the best courses available on Coursera!!

By Fan Y

Apr 17, 2018

Learnt a lot from this course. Would recommend.

By Artyom T

Aug 24, 2020

Thank you!

I really enjoyed this online course.

By Saurav M

Mar 21, 2019

Nice structured course layout. Thanks coursera

By Ayush S

Jul 17, 2018

Thanks coursera for giving the best course !!!

By Alexey D

Nov 21, 2016

Well structured, well explained. Great course!

By Jingjing H

May 4, 2020

a good course to get into algorithm thinking.

By Joseph C

Nov 2, 2019

really great explanation of the diff concepts

By Rafael E

Jun 8, 2018

An excellent intro to analysis of algorithms!

By liping l

May 10, 2017

great course. Learn a lot from it. Thank you!

By Prathamesh M

May 3, 2020

awesome course just a bit hard for beginners

By Manol D

Feb 12, 2020

Liked the style and intensity of the course!

By Troy D

Dec 7, 2018

Good Introduction with Intuitive Explanation

By Arthur O

Nov 28, 2018

Fantastic Course!!! I enjoyed it so much!!!!

By Tao Z

Sep 3, 2018

One of the best courses I have taken online!

By Diwakar K

Sep 11, 2017

Best course to horn your programming skills.

By Vaasu S

Aug 5, 2017

Beautiful. Very good teaching. Good quizzes.

By Bingen E

Jul 15, 2017

Very interesting, useful and well explained.

By Saumya j

Jun 12, 2017

Great insight into the basics of algorithms.

By Hayden B

May 18, 2021

Very informative the teacher as pretty god

By Kevin C

May 30, 2020

The lecture is crystal clear and inspiring.

By Shuli H

May 18, 2020

Very good course. Rigorous and challenging.

By Olkhovskiy I

May 31, 2019

Easy to listen and very useful information.

By Taekyung K

Apr 19, 2019

I love the thorough approach to algorithms.