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Green Software for Practitioners (LFC131)

Learn the basic concepts a software practitioner needs to know to build, maintain and run greener applications.

Course Rating
4.5/5 Stars
Who Is It For

This is an introductory course designed for software practitioners.
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What You’ll Learn

This course provides a framework to educate software practitioners in topics related to green software. Learners will explore green principles, understand and use shared language and standardized terms, and apply green software principles to the design and development of their software applications.
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What It Prepares You For

This course will teach you how to apply green software principles to the design and development of your software applications. It lays out the guidelines to help create a shared understanding of what it means to be a green software practitioner.
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Course Outline
Chapter 1. Course Introduction
Chapter 2. Carbon Efficiency
Chapter 3. Energy Efficiency
Chapter 4. Carbon Awareness
Chapter 5. Hardware Efficiency
Chapter 6. Measurement
Chapter 7. Climate Commitment
Final Exam

There are no requirements for this course.
Jul 2023
It's very easy to understand, and it's broken down into easy to digest/understand chunks. It's not overwhelming, that's why I found it enjoyable.
Jul 2023
I really liked the high level details of it; including lots of links to studies, articles, and documentation. I think this abstraction was exactly what I was looking for.
Jul 2023
Much needed information, both as an employee who is into software, and a citizen who understands climate change and GHG.
Mar 2023
It gave me a much better understanding of green software practices.
Mar 2023
This course was well-prepared and informative. Every part of this course was theoretical and interesting, and had great author discussions based on ideas that were demonstrated.