Program on a Higher Level
Write elegant functional code to analyze data that's big or small
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- Intermediate Specialization.
- Some related experience required.
Functional Programming Principles in ScalaUpcoming session: Oct 23
- English, Korean, Serbian, French
About the CourseFunctional programming is becoming increasingly widespread in industry. This trend is driven by the adoption of Scala as the main programming language for many applications. Scala fuses functional and object-oriented programming in a practical pac
Functional Program Design in ScalaUpcoming session: Oct 23
About the CourseIn this course you will learn how to apply the functional programming style in the design of larger applications. You'll get to know important new functional programming concepts, from lazy evaluation to structuring your libraries using monads. We'll
Parallel programmingUpcoming session: Oct 23
About the CourseWith every smartphone and computer now boasting multiple processors, the use of functional ideas to facilitate parallel programming is becoming increasingly widespread. In this course, you'll learn the fundamentals of parallel programmi
Big Data Analysis with Scala and SparkUpcoming session: Oct 23
About the CourseManipulating big data distributed over a cluster using functional concepts is rampant in industry, and is arguably one of the first widespread industrial uses of functional ideas. This is evidenced by the popularity of MapReduce and Hadoop, and most
Functional Programming in Scala CapstoneCurrent session: Oct 16
- 6 weeks, 4-5 hours/week
About the CourseIn the final capstone project you will apply the skills you learned by building a large data-intensive application using real-world data. You will implement a complete application processing several gigabytes of data. This application will show int
Dr. Heather Miller
Prof. Viktor Kuncak
Dr. Aleksandar Prokopec