Excellent course for beginners with enough depth, programming and computational theory to increase their computer science knowledge to a higher level. It builds a good foundation of how computers work
The course is very well-designed and it helped me develop understand how to apply computational thinking in solving various types of problems as well as acquire basic skills of programming in Python.
By Hassan M•
The course was very well designed. The video lectures led into the quizzes and assignments well. I had a lot of fun taking the course.
By Mingming Z•
The instructors explains the concepts of programming very well. Love this course. A great compact programming 101 class for beginners!
By Carlos T•
Great course! IThis is a great course if you have no previous knowledge on algorithms and computational thinking! Highly recommended!
By Luo L•
Great course for beginners! I have gained a basic understanding of computer science, which really inspires me to dive into the area.
By vishnu b•
Very well designed course, all doubts were cleared in very efficiently by the TAs.
great introductory course for Python programming !
By Songly H•
Great course, I really enjoyed learning about computational thinking for solving problem and especially, learning Python is fun!
By Jun T W•
Recommended for those who are not having a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science. Patience is needed on some of the assignments.
By Kỳ A T H•
Thanks for take financial aid this courses to me!!! It very helpful. Now, I can know and practice about Computational Thinking .
By Arun S•
Amazing course to introduce concepts of computer science! Highly recommend it to anyone wanting to dip their toes in this field!
By Daniel V•
Great introductory course. Highly recommend to anyone thinking about a career, or possible career change into computer science.
By Alec C•
Need to change process of grading assignments. Not all students understand that answer is correct and usually give lower grade.
By Christopher N J•
Great course with step by step breakdown of computational thinking, leading into algorithms and the basics of coding in Python.
By Dhruv A•
Definitely recommend doing this course. A lot of problem-solving skill improvement. Response time by staff is very good too.
By Yee S L•
Great introduction to computer science and programming. Tried a couple of other course, but found this one the most helpful.
By Festus O•
The challenging assignments and projects made it more interesting and taught me to always pay attention to little details.
By Adewumi, A D•
It was a great learning experience. I was able to understand steps to take before solving problems using code.
By KSHITIJ G•
This course is one of the best courses I have come across .definitely will recommend the course if you are a beginner.
By Maiy L•
By Manish G•
Great intro. Pushed me hard to be self-sufficient. Really upped my confidence that I can do it. Ready for the MCIT!
By Cesar G•
I thought the course was great. Very much tailored towards learners with little to no computer science background.
By Adam R•
Excellent course. Well taught and provides a strong conceptual foundation and a good start to coding in Python.
By Kun-Hua W•
If you are dealing with project management and huge amount of data, I believe this course will be the best fit!
Well paced and fantastically put together. I especially appreciate that the videos were transcribed as a text.
By Dong Z•
This is a great course for people have an interests in Computer Science. The thought process is very valuable.
By W J•
This course is fantastic. I look forward to taking the specialization course from University of Pennsylvania.