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Foundations of Computer Science

Foundations of Computer Science
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Publisher: University of Cambridge
Number of pages: 155

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This text teaches programming and presents some fundamental principles of computer science, especially algorithm design. The programming in this course is based on the language ML and mostly concerns the functional programming style. The course also covers basic methods for estimating efficiency.

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