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Intermediate Level

At least one year of programming (in any language)

Approx. 45 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Understand the principles of functional programming

  • Write purely functional programs, using recursion, pattern matching, and higher-order functions

  • Design immutable data structures

  • Combine functional programming with objects and classes

Skills you will gain

Scala ProgrammingRecursionFunctional ProgrammingImmutable Data TypesHigher-Order Function

Learner Career Outcomes

25%

started a new career after completing these courses

23%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

12%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Intermediate Level

At least one year of programming (in any language)

Approx. 45 hours to complete
English

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École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

13 hours to complete

Getting Started + Functions & Evaluation

13 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 139 min), 7 readings, 4 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

7 hours to complete

Higher Order Functions

7 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 84 min)
Week
3

Week 3

7 hours to complete

Data and Abstraction

7 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 66 min)
Week
4

Week 4

8 hours to complete

Types and Pattern Matching

8 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 117 min)

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