Who is this class for: The course is targeted at an audience that is already familiar with sequential programming in Java, including a basic knowledge of Java 8 lambdas. In addition, we assume that each student has access to a laptop/desktop computer with a recent installation of Java 8. The course site includes instructions on how to obtain this installation, if needed.


Created by:  Rice University

  • Vivek Sarkar

    Taught by:  Vivek Sarkar, Professor

    Department of Computer Science
Basic Info
LevelIntermediate
CommitmentFour weeks of study, 4-8 hours/week depending on past experience with sequential programming in Java
Language
English
Hardware ReqAccess to a computer that can run Java 8 programs for optional course projects
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Rated 4.7 out of 5 of 3 ratings

Great course. The first programming assignment was challenging and well worth the time invested, I would recommend it for anyone that wants to learn parallel programming in Java.