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Algorithms and Data Structures in C#

Provided by Microsoft
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Learn the core concepts of data structures and algorithms in C# including how common algorithms work for sorting and searching. Data structures form a major part of applications and understanding how to use them is critical.  

Start Date:Apr 12, 2019

Before you start

  • Introduction to C#
  • Object-Oriented Programming in C#

What you will learn

  • C# simple and complex data structures
  • How to implement the various data structures in C#
  • How to implement sort and search algorithms in C#


When you create real-world applications, the ability to store information in your program code is critically important.  In this course, you will learn how programming languages make use of various data structures to hold this information.  For example, storing a list of values for countries.   You ill learn how C# provides a plethora of data structures from simple arrays to more complex structures that permit the use of “typing”.  Generics is a concept that C# uses to allow the representation of objects in your data structures to apply “typing”, making it easier to work with specific data types.

Even though most programming languages today implement their own versions of sorting and searching algorithms, these examples still provide you with a solid foundation for understanding the logic behind these algorithms and can shed light on how to implement your own algorithms in later programs.  Not to mention the fact that they are also some of the most common algorithms used in interviews for programming jobs.

This course will provide you with a solid foundation in the use of data structures and algorithms using the C# language.

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