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Old December 8th, 2013, 06:57 PM
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The Stanford University Stanford Engineering offers Everywhere (SEE) Online social networking with fellow SEE students

The Stanford fellow educators use Stanford Engineering course materials in their own classrooms.
A Creative Commons license allows for free and open use, reuse, adaptation and redistribution of Stanford Engineering Everywhere material.

Computer Science Courses;

Introduction to Computer Science
Programming Methodology
CS106AProgramming Abstractions
Programming Paradigms

Artificial Intelligence
Introduction to Robotics
Natural Language Processing
Machine Learning

Linear Systems and Optimization
The Fourier Transform and its Applications
Introduction to Linear Dynamical Systems
Convex Optimization I
Convex Optimization II

Additional School of Engineering Courses
Programming Massively Parallel Processors
iPhone Application Programming
Seminars and Webinars

Stanford University
450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, United States ‎
+1 650-723-2300

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Old February 18th, 2015, 04:35 PM
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Stanford University offers Computer Science 101 through online mode which is free for student.

Following are the course details:

Course number: CS101
Platform: Coursera
Course topic: Engineering & Computer Science
Instructor(s): Nick Parlante

Course Topics:

The nature of computers and code, what they can and cannot do
How computer hardware works: chips, cpu, memory, disk
Necessary jargon: bits, bytes, megabytes, gigabytes
How software works: what is a program, what is "running"
How digital images work
Computer code: loops and logic
Big ideas: abstraction, logic, bugs
How structured data works
How the internet works: ip address, routing, ethernet, wi-fi
Computer security: viruses, trojans, and passwords, oh my!
Analog vs. digital
Digital media, images, sounds, video, compression

Course structure

Week 1
Code-1 Introduction
Code-1 Exercises (hw1)
Code-2 Variables
Code-2 Exercises (hw1)
Image-1 Introduction
Image-2 Code
Image-2 Exercises (hw1)
Homework-1 due Mon Apr 7th

Week 2
Image-3 Loops
Image-3 Exercises
Image-4 Expressions
Image-4 Exercises
Image-5 Puzzles
Image-5 Exercises
Image-6 Grayscale
Image-6 Exercises
Image-7 If Logic
Image-7 Exercises
Homework-2 due Mon Apr 14th

Week 3
Image-8 Bluescreen Monkey!
Image-8 Exercises
Image-9 Bluescreen2 Advanced
Image-9 Exercises Custom Bluescreens
Homework-3 due Mon Apr 21st

Week 4
Bits and Bytes
Computer Hardware
Bits and Gigabytes
Homework-4 due Mon Apr 28th

Week 5
Security "Vulnerability"
Homework 4 solution
Midterm Prep

Week 6
Midterm Solution
Network-1 Introduction
Network-2 Internet
Network-3 The Web
Homework-5 due Mon May 12th

Week 7
Class fun survey: do it now
Network-4 Email
Table-1 Data
Table-1 Exercises
Table-2 startsWith
Table-2 Exercises
Table-3 Boolean
Table-3 Exercises
Table-4 Not
Table-4 Exercises
Table-5 Count1
Table-5 Exercises
Table-6 Count2
Table-6 Exercises
Homework-6 due Mon the 19th

Week 8
Computing Big Ideas
Analog Digital
Analog Digital - Digitization
Analog Digital - Media Formats

Week 9
Computer Security 1 - Attacks
Computer Security 2 - Bad Guys
Computer Security 3 - Safe Practices
Computer Security 4 - Malware
Computer Security 5 - Encryption
Homework-8 due mon

Week 10
Pre-Final Info and 2012 exam + solutions
Final 2013 + solutions
EMV Credit Cards
Government vs. The Internet
CS101 Conclusions

Contact Details:
Stanford University
450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, United States ‎
+1 650-723-2300

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