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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the MicroBachelor in Computer Science Fundamentals in collaboration with NYUx. This program introduces learners to the basics of computer programming and computer systems, including hardware, operating systems and computer networking.
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What you will learn

  • Fundamental knowledge of computer hardware and operating systems.
  • Understand modern operating systems structure.
  • Use the principles of computational thinking.
  • Gain knowledge of state-of-the-art in network protocols, architectures, and applications.
  • Learn the basic of Python programming.

Learners who successfully earn the MicroBachelors program certificate in Computer Science Fundamentals from edx in collaboration with NYUx will be able to elect transferable college credit at no additional cost. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Networking
  • Computer Hardware and Operating Systems
  • Basics of Computing and Programming

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 6 months
    • Duration description

      4 - 6 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    500 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    500 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
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