April 20, 2017

5 Free Programming Courses You Can Take Today

Mary Creighton

Budding coder? Aspiring programmer? Or perhaps you just want to learn the basics and broaden your career horizons? Either way, Academy Cube is a great place to start. It’s filled with dozens of free and paid coding and programming courses. Here are five free courses that you can take today.

Two computer used for programming

1. CPA – C++ Certified Associate Programmer

This course is designed to prepare you for a professional exam that measures your ability to accomplish coding tasks and basic programming in the C++ language. It covers the universal concepts of computer programming, the syntax and semantics of the C++ language and implementation of C++.

2. Programming Foundations with Python

This is an introductory programming course that teaches by doing, with mini projects in each lesson. Aimed at complete programming newbies, it’s built to be approachable and fun. By the end, you’ll know the basics of coding with the programming language Python and how to reuse and share code with Object-Oriented Programming.

3. Intro to Java Programming

This course is all about the basics of Java programming, and is ideal for coding first-timers. It teaches all about Object Oriented Programming, a technique that lets you use code from other programmers in your own programmes. It also puts your new-found Java skills to the test through real-world programming problems.

4. Programming Languages

This concentrates on the fundamentals of programming languages, and is ideal for people with some prior coding knowledge. Expect to learn how to specify and process valid strings, sentences and programme structures through videos, immersive learning and interactive quizzes.

5. Intro to Computer Science

If you’re taking your first steps into the world of programming, then this is the course for you. It teaches key computer science concepts and Python, a widely-used programming language, as you learn to build your own search engine and social Network.

Head to Academy Cube to try one of these Free Courses!

 

Not yet convinced? Have a look at the following video and see why you should learn how to code right now:

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