École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Functional Programming in Scala Specialization
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Functional Programming in Scala Specialization

Program on a Higher Level. Write elegant functional code to analyze data that's big or small

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Martin Odersky
Prof. Heather Miller
Prof. Viktor Kuncak

Instructors: Martin Odersky

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What you'll learn

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

  • Design immutable data structures

  • Write programs that effectively use parallel collections to achieve performance

  • Manipulate data with Spark and Scala

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Specialization - 5 course series

Functional Programming Principles in Scala

Course 156 hours4.8 (8,234 ratings)

What you'll 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

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Category: Recursion
Category: Scala Programming
Category: Higher-Order Function
Category: Immutable Data Types
Category: Functional Programming

Functional Program Design in Scala

Course 235 hours4.5 (3,131 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Recognize and apply design principles of functional programs

  • Design functional libraries and their APIs

  • Write simple functional reactive applications

  • Understand reasoning techniques for programs that combine functions and state

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Category: Data Parallelism
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Category: Scala Programming
Category: Parallel Computing
Category: Apache Spark
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Course 427 hours4.6 (2,584 ratings)

What you'll learn

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Category: Type Class
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Category: Functional Programming

Functional Programming in Scala Capstone

Course 532 hours4.4 (543 ratings)

What you'll learn

Skills you'll gain

Category: Scala Programming
Category: Big Data
Category: SQL
Category: Apache Spark

Instructors

Martin Odersky
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
6 Courses229,586 learners
Prof. Heather Miller
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
2 Courses101,161 learners

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