Learn Git: Branching and Collaboration
Learn how to use Git’s branching features to collaborate with others.
Time to completeApprox. 5 hours
Certificate of completionIncluded with paid plans
Prerequisites1 courseWe suggest you complete the following courses before you get started with Learn Git: Branching and Collaboration:
- Learn GitHub: Introduction
About this course
Continue your Git learning journey with Learn Git: Branching and Collaboration. Learn more about creating and managing remote branches and how you can use them to work with others.
Skills you'll gain
Create new branches
Merge branches together
Clone remote branches
Fetch from remote branches
Syllabus2 lessons • 4 projects • 2 quizzes
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.
Projects in this course
Birthday PartyIn this project, we're going to practice merging to master in Git so you can hone your skills and feel confident taking them to the real world. Why? Learning how to merge your branch to master will allow you safely include your code with the main codebase.
Ruby Time CalculatorIn this project, we're going to practice merge conflicts in Git so you can hone your skills and feel confident taking them to the real world. Why? Merge conflicts are common when you work with many people on the same code. Practicing how to deal with them now will save you time later on.
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