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Start by exploring programming fundamentals, then learn how to code and create an application, and finally understand what’s going on under the hood. Our tutorials dive deep into software engineering specialities like refactoring code, version control, and object-oriented design.

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  • view course page for Foundations of Programming: Design Patterns

    Identifies seven object-oriented design patterns (including the singleton, observer, decorator, and factory patterns) that make your development process faster and easier.

    2h 19m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Programming: Databases

    Discover how a database can benefit both you and your architecture, whatever the programming language, operating system, or application type you use.

    3h 11m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Fundamentals of Software Version Control

    Reviews the history of version control and demonstrates its fundamental concepts: check-in/checkout, forking, merging, commits, and distribution.

    2h 55m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Programming: Object-Oriented Design

    Introduces object-oriented terms like abstraction and inheritance and shows how to define requirements and use cases and create a conceptual model of your application.

    3h 1m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Programming: Fundamentals

    Provides the core knowledge to begin programming in any language, using JavaScript to explore the syntax of a programming language, and shows how to write and execute your first application and understand what's going on under the hood.

    4h 47m
    Beginner
     
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