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Functional Program Design in Scala

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This course targets programmers in their early development stages (from 1 year of experience with programming and development onwards) and focuses on the design of larger Scala applications. 

What is Scala and the structure of the course

Scala, a programming language used for functional programming, is becoming more and more popular amongst professionals in the information and communication technology (ICT) sector. To take this course, participants should have at least 1 year of experience and should ideally be proficient in the programming languages Java or C#. However, the course also notes that experience with other programming languages - JavaScript, Python, or C/C++ could also help learners dive deeper into the topics covered by the course. 

Learners will improve their understanding of functional programming style in the design of Scala applications and discover important new functional programming concepts (lazy evaluation, library structure via monads, etc). In addition, participants will also have the chance to focus on more specialised examples, such as space exploration or testing of circuits in manufacturing and hardware. Finally, the course also aims to equip learners with an understanding of best practices in Scala applications and code. 

This course follows Functional Programming Principles in Scala.

Training Offer Details

Target audience
Digital skills for ICT professionals and other digital experts.
Digital technology / specialisation
Digital skill level
Intermediate
Advanced
Geographic scope - Country
Switzerland
Industry - field of education and training
Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) not further defined
Target language
English
French
German
Italian
Portuguese
Spanish
Type of initiative
National initiative
Typology of training opportunties
Learning activity
e-learning coursework
Assessment type
Training duration
Is this course free
Yes
Is the certificate / credential free
No
Effort
Part time light
Credential offered
Learning Activity
Self-paced course
Yes