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Programming Languages Study Group (Week 1)

Fellow Swabbie, Alex Oviedo, decided to take the initiative to form a study group for Coursera's Programming Languages course. Here is his note to the group:

Hello Code Crew!Wanted to share this free coursera course I'll be taking starting 10/3.  The focus will be overall programming skills and the concepts behind all languages.  It would be great to get a study group together of any of you are interested in also taking the course.  

Below is a brief description but you can get more info at:

"Investigate the basic concepts behind programming languages, with a strong emphasis on the techniques and benefits of functional programming. Use the programming languages ML, Racket, and Ruby in ways that will teach you how the pieces of a language fit together to create more than the sum of the parts. Gain new software skills and the concepts needed to learn new languages on your own."



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  • Bianca

    Hey guys, this is the link to the IRC channel. It's really useful to ask questions when we're not together:

    October 10, 2013

  • Angel F.

    I will be there in 15 mins I got lost in NYC :)

    October 9, 2013

  • Tessa F.

    Sadly, I can't make it this week but looking forward to next week!

    October 9, 2013

  • Onyi K.

    Super excited!

    October 9, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I didn't know about this group until today

    October 8, 2013

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