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Algorithms and Data Structures

About This Course

Want to build better programs? Learn how, in this professional-level course.

Bring your programming experience, and join us for a deep dive into fundamental concepts that you can use right away. Go underneath the hood of functional algorithms and data structures, and see how they work and how to compare them. Plus, get the details on when and how to use them.

In this real-world-tested curriculum, take a look at famous algorithms and equations, and see how yours stack up. See practical demos, compare “life scenarios” to their coding counterparts, and create an app for your final project.

Add to your developer toolkit with this in-depth exploration of algorithms and data structures.

What you'll learn

  • Algorithmic Analysis
  • Sorting and Searching of Algorithms
  • Data Structures: Linked lists, Stacks, Queues, Hash tables, and Trees

Course Syllabus

Module 0: Introduction to the course
Module 1:
i. Algorithms basics
ii. Sorting and Searching
Module 2: Algorithmic analysis
Module 3:
i. Linked lists
ii. Stacks and Queues
Module 4:
i. Hash tables
ii. Trees
Module 5: Project

Meet the instructor

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Sari Kulthm

Sari Kulthm is a Senior Content Developer at Microsoft Learning, with a focus on software development for beginning programmers. A distinguished educator, he taught for many years in academic and non-academic settings. Sari has built and led several technology education programs that aim to close the employment gap. He is also passionate about photography, entrepreneurship, and startups.