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I come from a non-technical background (Nursing and Geography) and transitioned into a technical background, Computer Science major in University and I am currently studying Software Engineering online at Launch School. Throughout this journey, I pondered the question of whether one needs to be good at mathematics in order to become a great programmer?

I have heard this question from many other students as well. It’s not a surprise because if we look at the typical Computer Science curriculum in post-secondary education, it includes many mathematics courses. After being a Computer Science Student for a while, I found mathematics and…

Mandy Cheang

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