Course overview

In this course, you’ll learn about recursion, binary trees, binary heaps, and more. By the end, you’ll be able to explain the difference between iteration and recursion, build a binary heap to query large datasets, implement and query a dataset using Binary Search trees, and more.

Best of all, you’ll learn by doing — you’ll practice and get feedback directly in the browser. At the end of the course, you’ll complete a guided project in which you’ll use a B-Tree to implement a key-value datastore in Python.

Key skills

    • Traversing tree data structures using recursion
    • Using different types of tree data structures
    • Explaining the various types of tree data structures

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