Introduction to F#

FSHP-100 (3 Days)
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F# Training Overview

Accelebrate's Introduction to F# training course teaches attendees the fundamentals of functional programming, the syntax of F#, and how to best utilize the language in your future projects.

Location and Pricing

Most Accelebrate courses are taught as private, customized training for 3 or more attendees at our clients' sites worldwide. In addition, we offer live, private online classes for teams who may be in multiple locations or wish to save on travel costs. Please visit our client list for organizations for whom we have delivered onsite training. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private on-site or online training, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

F# Training Objectives

All attendees will:

  • Gain an understanding on the .NET runtime and framework
  • Learn the basics of functional programming and its role
  • Understand the language syntax of F#
  • Gain experience using continuation-based sequences and higher order functions
  • Understand how F# can make it easier to write highly concurrent code with less side-effects
  • Learn how to integrate F# with other .NET code

F# Training Outline

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Introduction
  • What is Functional Programming?
  • The F# Language
  • Visual Studio and VS Code
  • F# Interactive
Overview of .NET
  • Runtime and Class Library
  • Common Type System
  • Assemblies and IL Code
  • Exception Handling
  • Garbage Collection
  • IDisposable
  • .NET Core vs. Full Framework
Fundamentals
  • Immutability and Side Effects
  • Functional Purity
  • Bindings
  • Data Types
  • Collections
  • Classes and Interfaces
  • Flow Control
  • Generics
  • Exception Handling
Pattern Matching
  • Match Expressions
  • Matching Tuples
  • Guard Clauses
  • Pattern Matching Functions
  • Exhaustive Matching
  • Dynamic Type-Test Patterns
Functions
  • Functions as Data
  • Currying
  • Partial Application
  • Functional Composition
  • Recursive Functions
Record Types
  • Defining
  • Creating
  • Copying
  • Mutability
  • Additional Members
Discriminated Unions
  • Defining
  • Creating
  • Pattern Matching
  • Empty Cases
  • Equality
Sequences and Collections
  • Creating Sequences
  • Iterating and Transforming
  • Sorting and Filtering
  • Fold and Reduce
  • Lists
Imparative Programming
  • Looping and Iterating
  • Using Mutable Records
  • Working with Arrays
Programming with Objects
  • Using Classes
  • Interface Types
  • Combining Functional and Objects
Units of Measure
  • Defining Measures
  • Measure Formulas
  • Applying Measures
  • Enforcing Measures
Async and Parallel
  • Async Type
  • Starting an Asynchronous Workflow
  • Parallelism
Interoperability
  • Calling F# Libraries from C#
  • Other Scenarios
Type Providers
  • Introduction
  • Architecture
  • Parsing JSON
  • Database Access
Conclusion
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Lecture percentage

40%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

60%

Lab

Course Number:

FSHP-100

Duration:

3 Days

Prerequisites:

This course does not assume any previous .NET development experience. However, attendees should have some form of previous programming experience (Java, JavaScript, VB, C++, PHP, Python, etc.)

Training Materials:

All F# students receive a comprehensive lab manual and a related textbook.

Software Requirements:

  • Windows 7 or later
  • Visual Studio 2017 (15.3 or later)
  • VS Code with the Ionide extension installed

If you have purchased this class, please contact us for more detailed setup specifications

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