Courses Offered

Harvard University

Massachusetts Hall, Cambridge, Massachusetts,

Awards Offered: Associates degree,Bachelors degree,Postbaccalaureate certificate,Masters degree,Post-masters certificate,Doctors degree - research/scholarship,Doctors degree - professional practice

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Current Course Catalog Subject: Information Technology

  • Introduction to Computer Science

    This is Harvard College's introduction to the intellectual enterprises of computer science and the art of programming for majors and non-majors alike, with or without prior programming experience. An entry-level course taught by David J. Malan, CS50x teaches students how to think algorithmically and solve problems efficiently. Topics include abstraction, algorithms, data structures, encapsulation, resource management, security, software engineering, and web development. Languages include C, PHP, and JavaScript plus SQL, CSS, and HTML. Problem sets inspired by real-world domains of biology, cryptography, finance, forensics, and gaming.

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