Goals, Introduction to the Course 
Goals, Introduction to the Course
by MIT / Eric Grimson
Video Lecture 1 of 24
Copyright Information: Eric Grimson, and John Guttag. 6.00 Introduction to Computer Science and Programming. Fall 2008. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, https://ocw.mit.edu. License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.
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Lecture Description

Lecture 1: Goals of the course; what is computation; introduction to data types, operators, and variables


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Course Description

This subject is aimed at students with little or no programming experience. It aims to provide students with an understanding of the role computation can play in solving problems. It also aims to help students, regardless of their major, to feel justifiably confident of their ability to write small programs that allow them to accomplish useful goals. The class will use the Python™ programming language.


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