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Computer Science 101

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Nick Parlante

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$Free: Add a Verified Certificate for $149 USD
https://www.edx.org/course/computer-science-101

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Duration

6 Weeks

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On demand video

The nature of computers and code, what they can and cannot do How computer hardware works: chips, cpu, memory, disk Necessary jargon: bits, bytes, megabytes, gigabytes How software works: what is a program, what is "running" How digital images work Computer code: loops and logic Big ideas: abstraction, logic, bugs How structured data works How the internet works: ip address, routing, ethernet, wi-fi Computer security: viruses, trojans, and passwords, oh my! Analog vs. digital Digital media, images, sounds, video, compression

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Nick Parlante

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