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Introduction to C Programming


Introduction to C Programming

Introduction to C Programming

Learn more about programming in C


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Course Description

If you are a student wanting to understand the power of C, or an adult learner simply wondering what the C Programming language is all about, this free introductory course is for you.


The C programming language is one of the most popular and widely used programming languages.
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It is a general-purpose programming language and there are very few computer systems in existence that are not set up for its use (i.e. where a C compiler does not exist).


This course introduces you to the basics of programming in C. You will learn how programming languages work with data, what program flow is, and how to use functions, methods and routines. You will also get step-by-step instructions on how to create simple C programs and how to run them.


This course will be useful to all IT, software and computer professionals who would like an introduction to the C programming language and its features, and to those who would like to learn more about this widely used programming language.


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Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes: - Learn how to program in C; - Learn about program flow; - Learn about functions, methods and routines; - How to use arguments and return values; - How to run a simple C program.


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Module Title
Module 1: Introduction to Programming in C
Module 2: Introduction to Programming in C Assessment

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Course Title Introduction to C Programming
Course # 504
Course Publisher Advance Learning
Course Category 1
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Course Description 

If you are a student wanting to understand the power of C, or an adult learner simply wondering what the C Programming language is all about, this free introductory course is for you.


The C programming language is one of the most popular and widely used programming languages. It is a general-purpose programming language and there are very few computer systems in existence that are not set up for its use (i.e. where a C compiler does not exist).


This course introduces you to the basics of programming in C. You will learn how programming languages work with data, what program flow is, and how to use functions, methods and routines. You will also get step-by-step instructions on how to create simple C programs and how to run them.


This course will be useful to all IT, software and computer professionals who would like an introduction to the C programming language and its features, and to those who would like to learn more about this widely used programming language.

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Release Date 19 April 2013
   
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Course Duration (Avg Learner) 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio High
Audio Only High
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
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Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
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PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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  • PATRICK WILLIAMS United States of America Very understandable. 2015-03-16 01:03:52
  • Moataz Mohsen Egypt Very useful course. 2015-03-14 12:03:45
  • Grennyck Bonilla United States of America It is very good start, specially for somebody that doesn't know anything about programming. 2015-03-10 19:03:55
  • Roger Routsong United States of America A good introduction. 2015-03-10 17:03:34
  • Shahrokh Shahriari Canada Very detailed and useful course. Highly recommended for beginners. 2015-03-08 19:03:46
  • Shane Pullen United Kingdom A good insight into computer programming and binary code 2015-03-07 15:03:04
  • Selma Doult South Africa Very good explanations, thoroughly enjoyed the course! 2015-03-05 21:03:04
  • Mike Cazabon Ireland Very good course, some of the questions at the end are tricky but a pass is a pass 2015-03-05 17:03:09
  • Sean Charbonneau United States of America Solid introductory course. Terminology and examples are helpful. The explanations are thoughtful and give a good perspective. 2015-03-01 19:03:35
  • Elena Diaz De Leon Mexico Simple and easy to understand 2015-02-27 20:02:54
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