CIS 194: Introduction to Haskell (Fall 2014)

Thursdays 10:30-12:00
Towne 309

Class Piazza site

Instructor: Richard Eisenberg



Course Description

Haskell is a high-level, purely functional programming language with a strong static type system and elegant mathematical underpinnings. It is being increasingly used in industry by organizations such as Facebook, AT&T, and NASA, along with several financial firms. We will explore the joys of functional programming, using Haskell as a vehicle. The aim of the course will be to allow you to use Haskell to easily and conveniently write practical programs.