Free Course

Learn Swift Programming Syntax

From Optionals to Closure Expressions

About this Course

Swift is a language created by Apple specifically for iOS and OS X development. It’s fast, concise, and comes with tools which make it easier than ever to visualize one's code.

This course focuses on the syntax of the Swift programming language. By the end of the course, students should be able to apply Swift essentials to building iOS apps and employ Swift's more unique elements, like optional types and switch statements, with confidence.

Course Cost
Free
Timeline
Approx. 3 weeks
Skill Level
intermediate
Included in Product

Rich Learning ContentRich Learning Content

Interactive QuizzesInteractive Quizzes

Taught by Industry ProsTaught by Industry Pros

Self-Paced LearningSelf-Paced Learning

Course Leads

Gabrielle Miller-Messner

Gabrielle Miller-Messner

Instructor

What You Will Learn

Prerequisites and Requirements

This course assumes prior programming experience! Specifically, you should be familiar with programming concepts like variables, if statements, and loops, as well as object-oriented concepts like methods and classes.

You will also need access to a Mac computer running OS X 10.10 or later.

See the Technology Requirements for using Udacity.

Why Take This Course

  • A quick and fun introduction to Swift basics.
  • Practice with Playground exercises
  • Thorough explanations of Swift's less-intuitive features like Optionals and Closure Expressions.
What do I get?
  • Instructor videos
  • Learn by doing exercises
  • Taught by industry professionals