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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Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tenn., is a private research university and medical center offering a full-range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees.
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Rated 4.8 out of 5 of 1,921 ratings

The tutorial is very clear and the style of the pro's teaching is special. It helped me to create a structure about MATLAB from general to detailed. I really enjoy this course .

I highly recommend this course created by valuable professors and mentored with valuable enthusiasts. It is a hard course especially for beginners like me, but it certainly gives you the aspect on how to think like a programmer while teaching Matlab's good features throughout the course. If you are interested in programming, if you want to practice on programming on Matlab, this is the course what you look for. I also suggest you to get the certificate. Engineers and scientists would surely benefit from it. The only things I criticize are that the course is much harder than expected for beginners and the lessons are not really comprehensive even if they are highly beneficial and of high quality. Thanks!

Really enjoying it so far!

As a biologist with no official training in Matlab finding the explanations fantastic! Great well explained examples.

由浅入深,编程题很好,对提高能力帮助大