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MATLAB Academy


MathWorks via MATLAB Academy


  • Course Overview: Familiarize yourself with the course.
  • Commands: Enter commands in MATLAB to perform calculations and create variables.
  • MATLAB Desktop and Editor: Write and save your own MATLAB programs.
  • Vectors and Matrices: Create MATLAB variables that contain multiple elements.
  • Indexing into and Modifying Arrays: Use indexing to extract and modify rows, columns, and elements of MATLAB arrays.
  • Array Calculations: Perform calculations on entire arrays at once.
  • Calling Functions: Call functions to obtain multiple outputs.
  • Obtaining Help: Use the MATLAB documentation to discover information about MATLAB features.
  • Plotting Data: Visualize variables using MATLAB's plotting functions.
  • Importing Data: Bring data from external files into MATLAB.
  • Logical Arrays: Use logical expressions to help you to extract elements of interest from MATLAB arrays.
  • Programming: Write programs that execute code based upon some condition.
  • Final Project: Bring together concepts that you have learned with a project.
  • Conclusion: Learn next steps and give feedback on the course.


  • Course Overview
  • Entering Commands
  • Naming Variables
  • Saving and Loading Variables
  • Using Built-in Functions and Constants
  • MATLAB Desktop and Editor
  • The MATLAB Editor
  • Running Scripts
  • Debugging MATLAB Code
  • Manually Entering Arrays
  • Creating Evenly-Spaced Vectors
  • Array Creation Functions
  • Indexing into Arrays
  • Extracting Multiple Elements
  • Changing Values in Arrays
  • Performing Array Operations on Vectors
  • Obtaining Multiple Outputs from Function Calls
  • Obtaining Help
  • Plotting Vectors
  • Annotating Plots
  • Import Tool
  • Importing Data as a Table
  • Logical Indexing
  • Programming Constructs
  • Decision Branching
  • For Loops
  • Project - Stellar Motion
  • Project - Stellar Motion II
  • Additional Resources
  • Survey

Taught by

Renee Bach


5.0 rating, based on 5 Class Central reviews

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    Easy, well paced and with free certificate. A very good course to get started. Also available in Spanish!
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  • It's so easy and amazing for starting Matlab. it includes variables, logical sentences, and for and if loops. also, there is a hint and answer key. don't worry and only focus on learning. I reviewed my knowledge of Matlab through this course and finished it in under 3 hours.
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    Anushka Pathak
    This course is really usefull for beginner and i learn so many things from this course . the things are explain in eassy model and quick to understand

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