Functional Programming Principles in Scala

  • About this course: Functional programming is becoming increasingly widespread in industry.
  • This trend is driven by the adoption of Scala as the main programming language for many applications.
  • Scala fuses functional and object-oriented programming in a practical package.
  • In this course you will discover the elements of the functional programming style and learn how to apply them usefully in your daily programming tasks.
  • By the end of this course you will be able to: - understand the principles of functional programming, - write purely functional programs, using recursion, pattern matching, and higher-order functions, - combine functional programming with objects and classes, - design immutable data structures, - reason about properties of functions, - understand generic types for functional programs Recommended background: You should have at least one year programming experience.

  Starts December 18, 2017

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