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    Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

    Flexible deadlines

    Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

    Intermediate Level

    Approx. 4 hours to complete

    English

    Subtitles: English

    Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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    Fundamentals of Computing Capstone Exam

    2 videos (Total 21 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
    2 videos
    Class Wrap Up3m
    3 readings
    Exam Preparation10m
    Frequently Asked Questions10m
    Honor Code (IMPORTANT)10m
    1 practice exercise
    Capstone Exam50m
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    Top reviews from The Fundamentals of Computing Capstone Exam

    By AFApr 24th 2017

    The exam really covers all material in the course. Prepare yourself by reviewing all materials, especially on graphs, dynamic programming, and algorithm complexity.

    By MDFeb 12th 2017

    Great Exam :D , this is an excellent specialization frankly, I highly recommended If you have zero idea about this domain.

    Instructors

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    Joe Warren

    Professor
    Computer Science
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    Scott Rixner

    Professor
    Computer Science
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    Luay Nakhleh

    Associate Professor
    Computer Science; Biochemistry and Cell Biology

    About Rice University

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    About the Fundamentals of Computing 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....
    Fundamentals of Computing

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