In this Functional Programming Principles in Scala offered by Coursera in partnership with École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne you will discover the elements of the functional programming style and learn how to apply them usefully in your daily programming tasks, such as modeling business domains or implementing business logic. You will also develop a solid foundation for reasoning about functional programs, by touching upon proofs of invariants and the tracing of execution symbolically.
The course is hands on; most units introduce short programs that serve as illustrations of important concepts and invite you to play with them, modifying and improving them. The course is complemented by a series programming projects as homework assignments.
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- Getting Started + Functions & Evaluation
- Higher Order Functions
- Data and Abstraction
- Types and Pattern Matching
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- At least one year of programming (in any language)
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