C++ Online Certificate Students' intro thread

ssidoli

New Member
C++ Student
Hello, Everyone! My name is Scott Sidoli. Anyone else intending to enroll at CMU in the MSCF program? That's where I will find myself this fall.

Objective: Learn C++ for enrollment requirement at CMU
Programming Experience: Two Years. Self-study in Java, Haskell, and Python. Some academic experience with MATLAB, R, and Minitab.
Current Work: University Lecturer
Pace: ASAP
 

Hallucination

New Member
C++ Student
Objective: Learn C++ to get qualification to intern.
Programming Experience: introduction to C++/C, python and self-learned Matlab
Current Work: Ungergraduate student
Intended Pace: ASAP, before the exam week
 

Can Yang

New Member
C++ Student
Hi, I am a student from China and currently as a visiting student in UK.

Objective: Learn C++ for admission to MFE programs
Programming Exp.: C
Current Work: Junior Year Econ & Finance Student
Intended pace: as fast as possible during Easter holiday, since Trinity Term is coming
 

faye.w

Member
C++ Student
Hello, Everyone! My name is Scott Sidoli. Anyone else intending to enroll at CMU in the MSCF program? That's where I will find myself this fall.

Objective: Learn C++ for enrollment requirement at CMU
Programming Experience: Two Years. Self-study in Java, Haskell, and Python. Some academic experience with MATLAB, R, and Minitab.
Current Work: University Lecturer
Pace: ASAP
Hey Scott! This is Fei, we met on the campus visit the other day! Glad to find you here too!

Objective: Learn C++ for enrollment requirement at CMU
Programming Experience: Two-year R undergrad courses. Self-study Python on Coursera (three courses) last year.
Current Work: Macroeconomic research
Pace: ASAP
 

ssidoli

New Member
C++ Student
Hey Scott! This is Fei, we met on the campus visit the other day! Glad to find you here too!

Objective: Learn C++ for enrollment requirement at CMU
Programming Experience: Two-year R undergrad courses. Self-study Python on Coursera (three courses) last year.
Current Work: Macroeconomic research
Pace: ASAP
Fei! Excellent to hear from you! You've decided on CMU then?
 

Daniel Duffy

C++ author, trainer
So far so good! Thanks so much for your videos and notes! :D
However, I have to say that C++ is much less user-friendly than R or Python...it took me a while to just set up and get familiar with the environment...Luckily the syntaxes are similar! Hope I can get more fun along the way!
 

Y.H.H.

New Member
C++ Student
Objective: Learn C++ for MFE program, Learn how to model with C++, Meet people in pursuit of similar objectives

Programming Experience: C,Python
Current Work: Student in Peking University
Intended Pace: I hope I can finished it on July this year
 

Muuuss

New Member
C++ Student
Hi all,

Objective: Learn C++ for graduate school and future employment
Programming Experience: C, Python.
Current Work: Graduated in 2017 with a degree in Financial engineering, still waiting for the application results for 2019 fall.
Intended pace: Not sure, but as fast as I can !
 
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