A job in IT can involve a lot of different skills, from repairing office networks to coding company web pages. This Nanodegree teaches you the fundamental components of web and computer programming, providing you with a diverse skill set suitable for information technology jobs. This program takes you through HTML, CSS, and Python coding languages, which allow you to build web pages and simple computer programs. When you've mastered these basics, you can spot inconsistencies within malfunctioning codes and correct them easily.
Intro to programming prepares you for further studies in computer programming for desktops, mobile devices, and data analysis. Learn about Object Oriented Programming while studying the differences between the most common developer roles in a company's IT division, and then consider which role you might prefer. Work through five distinct programming projects in the course and build your knowledge of coding and how it functions in an IT or business environment.
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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