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
von Lei F•
This is a wonderful lesson. Bring a lot of new concepts to me. Functional programming is a big surprise.
von Shen C•
I should say thanks Dan's work on this MOOC. I have learned many knowledge about functional programming
von Deleted A•
Very insightful and logical presentation of ideas that I now see everywhere when I learn new languages.
von 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.
von Robert M•
Excellent coverage of the topic. Must see if you want to grasp the functional programming paradigm.
von Akash B P•
The professor's enthusiasm for programming languages rubbed off on me. Can't wait to start Part B
von Rizwan Q•
i thoroughly enjoyed the course, the instructor was very good and made the whole experience fun
von Ervin L•
Fantastic course from Prof. Grossman. Would recommend to anyone interested in Computer Science.
von 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
von Bianca G•
Excellent course! Dan is a brilliant teacher. It's amazing how much you learn from this mooc.
von shaahin k•
the idea of start by sml is briliant and very helpful about the base of programming languages
von Sixiang C•
This is good first course in Funtional programming.
The materials and exercises are excellent.
von Ahmed E•
Very good and organized course material, with really amazing teaching by prof. Dan Grossman
von Orlando S•
Good course to improve software development undestanding functional programming languages
von Vinicius S•
A challenging rewarding course, a must-have for aspiring programmers. I learned a lot.
von Ziyang G•
It was super fun and helpful to get to know the basic ideas of functional programming.
von Stan Z•
Excellent course. I wanted to learn ML for a long time. Planning to take Part B and C
von Vivek N•
This is a fantastic and ground breaking course. A must in every programmer's toolbox
von Patrick B•
Excellent overview of SML and great introduction to functional programming concepts.
von Liao T•
Great content for programming language, but too many videos seem to be overwhelming.
von Dante F•
A litle fast but with a lot of many important concepts inside. Thanks Prof. Grossman
von Marcelo d S•
Excellent course on programming language: functions, recursion, currying, closure...
von Mariia R•
Amazing course! It opened my eyes for what all this things in code are really mean.