Season 1

Starting February 22nd, Carrie Anne Philbin will be hosting Crash Course Computer Science! In this series, we're going to trace the origins of our modern computers, take a closer look at the ideas that gave us our current hardware and software, discuss how and why our smart devices just keep getting smarter, and even look towards the future!

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Crash Course Computer Science

Software Engineering: Crash Course Computer Science #16

We'll talk about how large programs are typically broken up into into function units.

Software Engineering: Crash Course Computer Science #16

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Crash Course Computer Science

Data Structures: Crash Course Computer Science #14

Today we’re going to talk about on how we organize the data we use on our devices.

Data Structures: Crash Course Computer Science #14

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Crash Course Computer Science

Programming Basics: Statements & Functions: Crash Course Com

We’ll start by creating small programs for our very own video game to show how statements

Programming Basics: Statements & Functions: Crash Course Com

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Crash Course Computer Science

Representing Numbers and Letters with Binary: Crash Course C

We’re going to take a look at how computers use a stream of 1s and 0s to represent data.

Representing Numbers and Letters with Binary: Crash Course C

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Crash Course Computer Science

Electronic Computing: Crash Course Computer Science #2

As the scale of human civilization continued to grow as did the demand for more devices.

Electronic Computing: Crash Course Computer Science #2