Time to completeApprox. 1 hour
Certificate of completionIncluded with paid plans
About this course
Are you feeling confused about where to aim for with your career goals? Not sure of the difference between frontend, backend, or data science pathways? This course aims to resolve those concerns! At the end of the course, learners will have a clearer understanding of popular coding career options.
Skills you'll gain
Considering factors when picking a career
Comparing career paths such as web development, data science, and cybersecurity
Choosing a Career in Tech
This module seeks to guide you toward picking a career pathway that fits your needs.
Hands-on learningDon’t just watch or read about someone else coding — write your own code live in our online, interactive platform. You’ll even get AI-driven recommendations on what you need to review to help keep you on track.
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- I felt like I learned months in a week. I love how Codecademy uses learning by practice and gives great challenges to help the learner to understand a new concept and subject.RodrigoCodecademy Learner @ UK
- Brilliant learning experience. Very interactive. Literally a game changer if you're learning on your own.John-AndrewCodecademy Learner @ USA
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