I'm just a beginner for CS or SE classes, and find this course really concise and challenging. It opens a door for me to get deeper into programming language. No wonder it got so high average score.
Very interesting course! Superb teaching and homework assignments. If you are interested in functional programming or in programming languages in general, this should be one of the must take MOOCs
Very good teacher, super useful concepts. you should definitely take this course as well as part B and part C
by Kachan O V•
Very good!Knowledge provided by this course is really useful and lecturer explains everything very accessibly!
by Jürgen B•
Great course. Quite useful even for knowledgeable programmers to learn about functional programming concepts.
by Tan S X A•
Dan Grossman is a lovely person, and a good lecturer. His materials are good, and the homework is challenging.
by Raquel K•
Wonderful course! Really expanded the way I think about programming and I'm looking forward to parts B and C.
Awesome course. Learned a lot on the way. Concepts were presented very well. Looking forward to part B and C.
by Andrea T•
Very interesting insights into programming in general. Good course structure, well explained, easy to follow
by Luiz C•
A fantastic Course. Before this Course I thought I knew how to Code. Now I know I still have to learn a lot
by Yusong S•
Learn many fundamental concepts about functional programming! Course material is challenging but rewarding.
by James L•
I'm so hilarious I thought this was going to be all review of things I already knew. Don't skip this one.
by John G•
This is a really fun course. I'm glad that it was split into A-B-C because I just don't have time for B.
by Mustaqim M•
Really tough and engaging but none the less very helpful in understanding the intricacies of programming
by Lei F•
This is a wonderful lesson. Bring a lot of new concepts to me. Functional programming is a big surprise.
by Shen C•
I should say thanks Dan's work on this MOOC. I have learned many knowledge about functional programming
by Deleted A•
Very insightful and logical presentation of ideas that I now see everywhere when I learn new languages.
by Pritesh S•
Arguably the best MOOC on Coursera. I wish professor Dan Grossman would upload more such MOOCs soon !!
Great intro to ideas behind programs and also a fun way to learn some functional programming concepts.
by Robert M•
Excellent coverage of the topic. Must see if you want to grasp the functional programming paradigm.
by Akash B P•
The professor's enthusiasm for programming languages rubbed off on me. Can't wait to start Part B
by Shaun G•
Incredible course! Very well put together and organized. Vastly improved my programming skills.
by Rizwan Q•
i thoroughly enjoyed the course, the instructor was very good and made the whole experience fun
by Ervin L•
Fantastic course from Prof. Grossman. Would recommend to anyone interested in Computer Science.
by Jeff T•
Course materials and videos very good. A wonderful experience for this old coder! Thank you!
Great course. You can learn the most import concepts about the functional programming language