Learn How to Code

Learn key programming concepts and write your first lines of code!


Why Learn How to Code?

Programming is, quite literally, all around us. From the take-out we order, to the movies we stream, code is ever present in our lives. Whether you are about to start your journey as a web developer, can’t decide which language to learn first, or just want to increase your digital literacy, learning programming fundamentals will be beneficial to your career.

In this series of lessons, you’ll explore ideas that are at the heart of learning how to code and start writing your own code!

Take-Away Skills:

You will get a solid foundation in key programming concepts such as variables, functions, and control flow. Learning these concepts will set you up for success in any programming language that you choose to learn!

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What you'll learn

  1. 1
    Learn the essential programming concepts of variables, operators, and data types.
  2. 2
    Learn the essential programming concepts of functions and control flow.
  3. 3
    Learn the essential programming concepts of lists and loops.

How you'll master it

Stress-test your knowledge with quizzes that help commit syntax to memory

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I know from first-hand experience that you can go in knowing zero, nothing, and just get a grasp on everything as you go and start building right away.
— Madelyn, Pinterest