Created by:   Rice University

  • Joe Warren

    Taught by:    Joe Warren, Professor

    Computer Science

  • Scott Rixner

    Taught by:    Scott Rixner, Professor

    Computer Science

  • John Greiner

    Taught by:    John Greiner, Lecturer

    Department of Computer Science

  • Stephen Wong

    Taught by:    Stephen Wong, Lecturer

    Computer Science

Basic InfoCourse 2 of 7 in the Fundamentals of Computing Specialization.
Commitment4 weeks of study, 7-10 hours/week
English, Subtitles: Turkish, Chinese (Simplified)
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Course 2 of Specialization


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Rated 4.9 out of 5 of 248 ratings

Final project 'Asteroid' is really fun! It makes me feel really having some deliverables in the end.

A great course to learn the basics of python

First of all, it is free to enroll.

Second, lecturers provide clear instructions and guideline for learning

Great introduction to programming, made interesting and easy to everyone.