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Introduction To Programming
5.0( 3 REVIEWS )
2h 22m

This course is designed for those interested to learn the basic concepts of programming such as variables and arrays, and get a good base knowledge to begin to program in any language.

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2h 22m


Melissa Hallock has been teaching for 12+ years, was the most sought out technical instructor, possesses industry certifications and Masters

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About This Course

Who this course is for:

  • The very beginner interested in learning programming, or perhaps have taken some programming before, but did not understand the concepts 

What you’ll learn: 

  • Understand how hardware and software works together
  • Understand how computers store data and why we use data types
  • Understand the difference between compilers and interpreters
  • Understand how to create logical diagrams
  • Explain the reasoning behind input, process, and output
  • Understand why functions are used
  • Understand what variables and arrays are used for
  • Understand calculations and order of operations
  • Understand decision and repetition structures, loops
  • Understand boolean logic


  • No prior knowledge is required to take this course

If you have struggles in programming courses or simply just don’t get it, this course will get you started. This course is for the very beginner – there is not much actual programming as this covers just the basic concepts you should learn before you begin programming. 

In this course, you will learn how hardware and software work together, how to plan putting a program together, and all the basic concepts such as what a variable is, why and how we use them, what lists are, what loops and decision statements are, and more. 

Get a solid base to begin your career! At the end of the course, you will be ready to start learning any programming language.

Our Promise to You

By the end of this course, you will have learned the basic concepts of programming.

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Course Curriculum

Section 1 - Introduction To Programming
Introduction Lecture 00:00:00
Lesson 1: Hardware And Software 00:00:00
Lesson 2: How A Program Works 00:00:00
Lesson 3: How A Program Works – Part 2 00:00:00
Lesson 4: Hands On – Installing Python 00:00:00
Lesson 5: Hands On – Write Your First Program 00:00:00
Section 2 - Input, Process, And Output
Lesson 6: Designing A Program 00:00:00
Lesson 7: Hands On – Installing Raptor 00:00:00
Lesson 8: Hands On – Getting Started With Raptor 00:00:00
Lesson 9: Output 00:00:00
Lesson 10: Data Types 00:00:00
Lesson 11: Input, Process, And Output 00:00:00
Lesson 12: Input, Process, And Output – Part 2 00:00:00
Section 3 - Decision Structures
Lesson 13: Decision Structures And Boolean Logic 00:00:00
Lesson 14: Repetition Structures 00:00:00
Section 4 - Functions
Lesson 15: Functions 00:00:00
Lesson 16: Arrays 00:00:00

Course Review


3 Ratings
  1. Anonymous




  2. Anonymous

    good one!!!


    This course helps a lot. Everything is clear and easy to understand.

  3. Anonymous

    Introduction to Programming


    I had a lot of fun completing this course. The knowledge I gained by taking the time to go through this basic course has given me the confidence to continue on my programming journey. I’m excited to continue learning.

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