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Functional programming 1

Individual course

Course contents

  • the use of interactive shell
  • Haskell function syntax
  • recursion, types and type classes
  • lazy vs eager evaluation
  • partial evaluation
  • input and output

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, the student

  • knows the basic programming structures for functional programming and is able to write programs in a functional programming language.
  • is aware of the benefits of functional programming style and can solve problems in the functional programming way.

Participation in teaching also provides weekly discussion events where the course topics are discussed and broadened with the teacher, and questions are answered.

More information in Tampere University’s study guide.

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Responsible teacher

Tampere University
Jyrki Nummenmaa

Contact person for applications

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Fanny Qvickström, Student services specialist
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