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Fundamentals of Quantum Computing (LFQ101)

Quantum computing brings fundamental change to the nature of what computing can accomplish. Quantum Computing has been discussed for decades, with promises of computing power and features unimaginable using current technology. This course dispels some of the myths surrounding quantum computing, explaining what it is at the moment, as well as why it is an exciting and essential technology to understand and embrace. Get ahead of the curve and start familiarizing yourself with this rapidly emerging technology!

Course Rating
4.5/5 Stars
Who Is It For

This course is designed for public sector leaders, Chief Information Officers (CIOs), and technology teams in charge of the planning, design, development and deployment of public service delivery and digital economy infrastructures and platforms. Learners should be generally familiar with how computers function and the current use of on-premise and cloud computing.
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What You’ll Learn

The course discusses the fundamentals of quantum computing, highlighting potential technological disruptions it brings. It discusses the current capabilities of quantum computing, current use cases, as well as prospective future applications, while emphasizing security advantages and dangers, especially around secure communication and encryption.
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What It Prepares You For

The course provides an understanding on how quantum computing could be used for complex decision making far beyond current computer capabilities, as well as an understanding of the technological, governmental, and industrial implications as the technology further matures.
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Course Outline
1. Course Introduction
2. Understanding Quantum Computing
3. Quantum Use Cases
4. Security Considerations

Prerequisites
Learners should be generally familiar with how computers function and the current use of on-premise and cloud computing usage.
Reviews
Dec 2022
I liked the interviews with industry experts, it helped me understand the current state of quantum better.
Dec 2022
It has introduced me to an incredibly exciting area of computing that I would have considered way out of reach beforehand. I am excited now to go out and learn more about Quantum computing, how it works, and what it has to offer.
Nov 2022
It was a clear introduction to the topic, as well as the business value of the topic.
Oct 2022
It is a clear and useful overview of the main concepts and problems of quantum computing. I also like the references to other sources of information.
Sep 2022
Quantum-focused education that includes use cases is difficult to find, and this course does well on algorithms.
Sep 2022
It's a great conceptual introduction to the topic, one of the best, even for new people. I liked how many examples and applications were exposed. The interviews were perfect. I would like to know more about the math involved, but I understand that this is a conceptual and easy-to-follow course. Not bad!