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Programming, puzzles and problem solving - free open online course

dncsky1530 (711564) writes | about a year and a half ago

Education 1

dncsky1530 (711564) writes "UNSW professor Richard Buckland, lecturer of the famous Computing 1 course on YouTube, is now running a large scale open online Computer Science course for the world. UNSW Computing 1 — PuzzleQuest and the Art of Programming starts off with microprocessors and works it way through C with interactive activities while taking students on an adventure of hacking, cracking and problem solving. It's based around a three month long PuzzleQuest with grand and suspiciously unspecified prizes as well as fame and glory for the intrepid. The next class starts December 3rd 2012."

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Really good lecturer (0)

Anonymous Coward | about a year and a half ago | (#42080017)

I took one of Richard's courses at university, he was by far the most engaging lecturer I had, small world!
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