Computational Thinking

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  • 12 Books | 46h 26m
  • 4 Audiobooks | 35h 4m 1s
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Computational thinking requires developing competencies in an evolving digital landscape which includes data-driven and machine-like decision making.


Growing Value through Algorithmic Business

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Growing Value through Algorithmic Business
Evidence-based decision making is vital for business growth. Algorithm design enables organizations to use data to solve business problems and improve business outcomes. Decomposition, pattern recognition, abstraction and algorithms are the cornerstones of the computational thinking that informs evidence-based decisions in the digital economy. This course covers the benefits, characteristics, and best practices of algorithmic business and thinking.
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Reaching Efficient Solutions with Computational Thinking
The power of computers to carry out incredibly complex calculations quickly has revolutionized how organizations go about solving problems. Indeed, using computational thinking in conjunction with human intelligence can unleash the full power of a company's problem-solving abilities. In this course, you’ll learn the characteristics of computational thinking, including problem expression, as well as of its core techniques, such as decompositions and pattern recognition. You’ll also learn how abstraction is used in logical problem solving to build algorithms that create and evaluate business solutions.
7 videos | 32m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU


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MIT Sloan Management Review on Computational Thinking
In this collection of articles from MIT Sloan Management Review, you'll learn if your company is using the latest technology to its advantage, to streamline your processes to make your company more efficient and sustainable, and how you can refine your problem-solving skills.
Book Duration 31m Book Authors By MIT Sloan Management Review


MIT Sloan Management Review on Computational & Cognitive Thinking
In this collection of articles from MIT Sloan Management Review, you'll learn the best way to combine human intuition with artificial intelligence, and how to ensure the best possible results from computers and algorithms.
Book Duration 1h 23m Book Authors By MIT Sloan Management Review


Computational Thinking: The MIT Press Essential Knowledge Series
With an aim to describe computational thinking (CT) in all its richness, breadth, and depth, this book provides a thorough introduction that traces a genealogy beginning centuries before the digital computer.
Book Duration 2h 36m Book Authors By Matti Tedre, Peter J. Denning

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Behind Every Good Decision: How Anyone Can Use Business Analytics to Turn Data Into Profitable Insight
Behind Every Good Decision is for those who want to feel more comfortable using analytics so that they can comfortably lead their employees in a data-empowered organization toward great profit. In this Summary, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Book Duration 9m Book Authors By Piyanka Jain, Puneet Sharma


Building Expertise: Cognitive Methods for Training and Performance Improvement, Third Edition
Filled with updated research and new illustrative examples, this new edition offers trainers evidence-based guidelines to help them accelerate genuine expertise within their organizations.
Book Duration 5h 35m Book Authors By Ruth Colvin Clark


Working Minds: A Practitioner’s Guide to Cognitive Task Analysis
Providing detailed guidance for planning and carrying out CTA, this true handbook covers both the "why" and the "how" of CTA methods, providing examples, guidance, and stories from the authors' own experiences as CTA practitioners.
Book Duration 6h 39m Book Authors By Beth Crandall, Gary Klein, Robert R. Hoffman


Efficiency in Learning: Evidence-Based Guidelines to Manage Cognitive Load
Designed to be a down-to-earth resource for all instructional professionals, this practical guide offers a road map of the most effective ways to use the three fundamental communications of training: visuals, written text, and audio.
Book Duration 4h 56m Book Authors By Frank Nguyen, John Sweller, Ruth Colvin Clark


Cognition Beyond the Brain: Computation, Interactivity and Human Artifice, Second Edition
A valuable reference for researchers, practitioners and graduate students, this book challenges neurocentrism by advocating a systemic view of cognition based on investigating how action shapes the experience of thinking, placing interactivity at its heart.
Book Duration 8h 48m Book Authors By Frédéric Vallée-Tourangeau (eds), Stephen J. Cowley


Guide to Computational Modelling for Decision Processes: Theory, Algorithms, Techniques and Applications
Introducing modelling methodologies and models to enable the derivation of efficient and effective ways to produce good solutions, this book presents a series of case studies demonstrating how heuristic and analytical approaches may be used to solve large and complex problems.
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