About this Course

The world of development can be daunting with all of its lingo and jargon. This course will help demystify the cryptic terms that developers use on a daily basis. You'll learn about how the web functions, what a programmer does each day, why version control is so important, and how communication on the internet happens.

Course Cost
Free
Timeline
Approx. 1 day
Skill Level
beginner
Included in Product

Rich Learning Content

Taught by Industry Pros

Self-Paced Learning

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This course is your first step towards a new career with the Introduction to Programming Program.

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What is Programming?

Enhance your skill set and boost your hirability through innovative, independent learning.

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Course Leads

Richard Kalehoff

Richard Kalehoff

Curriculum Lead

What You Will Learn

Prerequisites and Requirements

No prerequisites.

See the Technology Requirements for using Udacity.

Why Take This Course

This course is designed for anyone interested in learning fundamental programming concepts. Whether you currently work in a tech-adjacent role or are looking to learn the basics of programming for your own journey to web development, this free course will give you the confidence you need to dive deeper into technical conversations.

What do I get?
Instructor videosLearn by doing exercisesTaught by industry professionals