Lecture 1: Object-Oriented Programming

author: Dennis Freeman, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
recorded by: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
published: Feb. 4, 2013,   recorded: January 2011,   views: 20647
released under terms of: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike (CC-BY-NC-SA)

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In this session, we introduce you to some of the core concepts of 6.01. We will also focus on programming, in particular the object-oriented programming paradigm in Python. Topics include primitives, expressions, assignments, functions, environments, OOP, and inheritance.

The overview handout provides a more detailed introduction, including the big ideas of the session, key vocabulary, what you should understand (theory) and be able to do (practice) after completing this session, and additional resources.

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Comment1 FESTUS OGUDE , May 21, 2013 at 11:09 p.m.:

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