Programming online courses and MOOCs - student reviews

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6 years ago
Wonderful, wonderful course on learning Python. The professors seem to like teaching the class (and really seem to like each other, which co... more
4 years, 7 months ago
This interactive course is very suitable for total beginner. When I took this course, I didn't have any R background. But along the way, I p... more
5 years, 10 months ago
Well after two weeks of hard work I stopped doing homework and later quit the course. The subject is very interesting, the lectures are very... more
4 years, 3 months ago
The course does concentrate on data analysis, as is indicated by the course's alternate title, Python for Informatics. It does a great job o... more
3 years, 10 months ago
Hi Nick, I just finished CS101 on Coursera. It is, to me, a fantastic introduction to computer programming. I have gained much, much more in... more
6 years, 1 month ago
This was the first online course that I took and it really set the standard for the rest. Nick Parlante is a brilliant instructor whose enth... more
5 years, 6 months ago
Bob Sedgewick is pretty gifted in making very difficult ideas understandable. The programming assignments are spectacular. In one you get to... more
4 years, 9 months ago
I said this in my review of Part II, but it applies equally well to Part I: For anyone who loves programming, this is a truly memorable cour... more
3 years, 10 months ago
This mini-course in the [Databases series]( from Stanford Online, looks at the us... more
4 years, 5 months ago
This was the first MOOC I took, when it was not self-paced. Professor Widom is great, and the way it was organized showed me it was possible... more
5 years, 11 months ago
Wikipedia has a very short and humble article about the instructor: "He designed the Scala programming language and Generic Java". It was en... more
2 years, 8 months ago
This course begins a six-part series on bioinformatics algorithms that works its way through the excellent textbook written by Professors Pe... more
5 years, 1 month ago
Pros: covers topics like HTTP, securely storing cookies and passwords, scaling websites Cons: No lessons on javascript and CSS coverage was ... more
2 years, 11 months ago
I would definitely recommend this course to anyone who wants to learn about graphs and other advanced data structures. The course is real... more
4 years, 9 months ago
As a absolute beginner with Git I was searching for a good introduction for this software and I found 'Try Git' and I liked very much, so I ... more
5 years, 11 months ago
Very Engaging. Way better than all the other courses out there. The step by step learning process helps in better retention. Doing this cour... more
4 years, 3 months ago
As I was wanting to get started learning various programming languages I chose to learn Python. Python is basically a scripting language, an... more
2 years, 9 months ago
The videos were great as were the discussion forums and instructor interaction. It was great seeing what entry level programmers are taught ... more