I am just starting out
Thu, 22 May 2003 22:07:48 -0400
Chris Gray wrote:
> > I'm not sure what your curriculum is, but take a undergrad and grad
> > course in programming languages. They are usually called something like
> > Introduction to Programming Languages, Fundamentals of Programming
> > Languages, etc. You probably won't learn new languages to the extent of
> > being an expert, but you will learn a ton about them.
> Usually, you just learn Scheme in these courses (according to my limited
> experience with 4 or 5 universities).
It probably varies from school to school. The undergrad course I took
was a survey of various topics, and we were introduced to Prolog, ML,
and possibly Smalltalk. The grad version was pretty much a focus on
lamba calculus, and we used Scheme, ML, and possibly ELF.
Matthew Donadio (email@example.com)