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Capstone Project: Teaching Impacts of Technology (Coursera)

In this project-based course you’ll review the Advanced Placement Computer Science Principles course and exam description guide to prepare for the “Explore Task”, where students must research a recent computing innovation and and analyze its impacts on the world. You’ll also review the description of this task from the [...]

Teaching Impacts of Technology: Relationships (Coursera)

Dec 7th 2022
Teaching Impacts of Technology: Relationships (Coursera)
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In this course you’ll focus on how “smart” devices have changed how we interact with others in personal ways, impacting how we stay connected in our increasingly mobile society. This will be done through a series of paired teaching sections, exploring a specific “Impact of Computing” in your typical [...]

Teaching Impacts of Technology: Data Collection, Use, and Privacy (Coursera)

Dec 7th 2022
Teaching Impacts of Technology: Data Collection, Use, and Privacy (Coursera)
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In this course you’ll focus on how constant data collection and big data analysis have impacted us, exploring the interplay between using your data and protecting it, as well as thinking about what it could do for you in the future. This will be done through a series of [...]

Teaching Impacts of Technology: Fundamentals (Coursera)

Dec 7th 2022
Teaching Impacts of Technology: Fundamentals (Coursera)
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In this course you’ll focus on the fundamentals of teaching the impacts of technology, starting by exploring how you interact with and benefit from technology in a typical 24 hour period, such as the desire for instant food and entertainment. This will be done through a series of paired [...]

Computing for Cancer Informatics (Coursera)

Dec 5th 2022
Computing for Cancer Informatics (Coursera)
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One of the key cancer informatics challenges is dealing with and managing the explosion of large data from multiple sources that are often too large to work with on typical personal computers. This course is designed to help researchers and investigators to understand the basics of computing and to [...]

Foundations of Computer Science (Coursera)

Welcome to Introduction to Programming: Visual Basic. In the course sequence you will learn to write programs that utilize both procedural and object oriented techniques to solve business problems. In the first course in the sequence we will provide you with a solid foundation in the [...]

Everyday Excel, Part 3 (Projects) (Coursera)

"Everyday Excel, Part 3 (Projects)" is a continuation of "Everyday Excel, Parts 1 and Parts 2 ". It is a capstone, projects-based course in which you will apply what you've learned previously to more complex, somewhat open-ended projects (open-ended with respect to the fact [...]

Computer Science: Algorithms, Theory, and Machines (Coursera)

This course introduces the broader discipline of computer science to people having basic familiarity with Java programming. It covers the second half of our book Computer Science: An Interdisciplinary Approach (the first half is covered in our Coursera course Computer Science: Programming with a Purpose, to be [...]

FPGA computing systems: Background knowledge and introductory materials (Coursera)

This course is for anyone passionate in learning how a hardware component can be adapted at runtime to better respond to users/environment needs. This adaptation can be provided by the designers, or it can be an embedded characteristic of the system itself. These runtime adaptable systems will be implemented [...]

Distributed Computing with Spark SQL (Coursera)

This course is for students with SQL experience and now want to take the next step in gaining familiarity with distributed computing using Spark. Students will gain an understanding of when to use Spark and how Spark as an engine uniquely combines Data and AI technologies at scale. The [...]