Exploring Coding

This course provides an overview of coding and an introduction to key programming languages.

Image of coding on laptop New Skills Now > Exploring Coding What is Coding? Explore the basics of coding and the difference between compiling and interpreting programs. 5 min Start Image of hybrid of javascript code and python code New Skills Now > Exploring Coding JavaScript and Python Get an introduction to the most common coding languages, JavaScript and Python, as well as their benefits. 10 min Start Image of missing jigsaw pieces New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Common Coding Structures Learn how a computer works including coding concepts such as algorithms, binary and programming languages. 20 min Start Image of researching wed development on desktop New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Intro to Web Development Get an introduction to web development, including the differences between front-end and back-end development and the daily life of a web developer. 5 min Start Image of Image of front end and back end code New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Types of Web Development Understand how to develop what a user sees on a website versus what happens on the back-end. 10 min Start Image of mobile device with apps New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Intro to App Development Explore what apps are, how they are used in daily life and the basics of coding an app. 5 min Start Image of Image of an individual holding a applications New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Becoming an App Developer Learn the basics of JavaScript syntax and coding. 60 min Start Image of an apple device besides and andriod device New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Comparing iOS and Android Do you know the difference between Apple iOS and Google Android? Get an introduction and comparison of the two operating systems. 15 min Start Image of planning software development on whiteboard New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Intro to Software Development Explore the basics of software development, including the tools, programs and languages used. 15 min Start Image of two people competing on mobile games New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Game Development Interested in game development? Learn more about Unity and Unreal Engine 4, the most common gaming engines. 50 min Start Image of researching on desktop New Skills Now > Exploring Coding How to Create a Video Game Do you want to develop a video game? Learn about the different gaming engines available and how to get started. 5 min Start Image of putting puzzle together, representing adding code New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Python Coding Game 1 Improve your Python coding skills by playing this interactive game. 30 min Start Image of inside python code technology system New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Python Coding Game 2 Learn about Python and programming concepts by playing an engaging game. 60 min Start Image of Typing javascript on a desktop New Skills Now > Exploring Coding JavaScript Coding Game 1 Improve your JavaScript coding skills by playing this interactive game. 30 min Start Image of technology race New Skills Now > Exploring Coding JavaScript Coding Game 2 Practice the basics of JavaScript language and syntax through an interactive game. 60 min Start Image of person sat with 3 monitors New Skills Now > Exploring Coding Block-Based Coding Game Play an online game that will improve your common coding skills. 30 min Start