Gain the basic skills you need to start a new career in technology or give your existing expertise an update. In our Intro to Programming Nanodegree, you learn how to start programming web pages, games, and mobile apps from scratch. In addition, you build a working knowledge of how to alter and build upon existing code to create unique programs and websites. Acquire a detailed understanding of programming languages such as HTML, CSS, and Python through tutorials and hands-on projects. Get a comprehensive overview of how to apply problem-solving skills to computer programming applications and transform a creative design into working websites.
Whether you aim to work in a computer related field or you want to learn tech skills to apply to your existing career, our Intro to Programming Nanodegree offers you essential tools for your resume. Learning how to code has a variety of benefits. You can make your own websites to promote your business, apply your newfound problem solving skills to a wide array of tasks, and learn to think outside of the box. Through the Udacity Programming for Beginners track, you study in-demand coding skills and develop a portfolio that you can show to potential employers.
Study 8 hrs/week and complete in 6-8 mo.
Based on US job data
We built this program with expert analysts and leading technology companies to ensure you master the skills needed to meet the requirements of industry.
Our experienced mentor network will return your project within 24 hours, with line-by-line comments and tips to ensure you are mastering the material.
Take advantage of free resume and online profile reviews. You’ll also receive access to our network of hiring partners, and prepare for hiring questions with mock interviews.
Work at your own pace, on your own schedule. You can even pause your subscription for when life gets busy or you need a short break.
Build a portfolio of industry-relevant projects. Upon graduation, you’ll have an array of example work to impress any employer.
Whether you're stuck on a project or confused by a concept in class, our mentors can answer any question in personal 1-on-1 sessions.
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