Who is this class for: This is an introductory college-level course in computer science for engineering and science students. However, it is also suitable for high school students who are interested in programming. The material assumes no background in mathematics beyond the standard high school curriculum. Students taking the course will get a MATLAB Online license free of charge for a three-month period.


Created by:   Vanderbilt University

  • Akos Ledeczi

    Taught by:    Akos Ledeczi, Professor of Computer Engineering / Senior Research Scientist

    Electrical Engineering & Computer Science / Institute for Software Integrated Systems

  • Mike Fitzpatrick

    Taught by:    Mike Fitzpatrick, Professor Emeritus of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Neurosurgery, and Radiology

    Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Neurological Surgery, Radiology & Radiological Sciences

LevelBeginner
Language
English
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Each course is like an interactive textbook, featuring pre-recorded videos, quizzes and projects.

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Vanderbilt University
Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tenn., is a private research university and medical center offering a full-range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees.
Ratings and Reviews
Rated 4.8 out of 5 of 798 ratings

Great teaching and material, easy to understand, I'm taking class.

Hope more fluency in MATLAB when class is finished.

Perfect course to learn Matlab (no matter whether new to programming or not). great for Physist and Engineers

Good way of teaching. :) :) :)

Enjoyed a lot.....Learned a lot....Excellent Introductory course...expect more like this