Time to completeApprox. 15 hours
Certificate of completionIncluded with paid plans
Prerequisites1 courseWe suggest you complete the following courses before you get started with Learn Git & GitHub:
- Learn the Command Line
About this course
Git is used across the world to help developers keep track of changes while working on different parts of the same project. GitHub is a web app that can integrate with Git. Together, users can host, organize, explore, and collaborate on code with teams and the wider developer community. This course gives you an introduction to Git and GitHub — and how they work together as you build projects.
Skills you'll gain
Learn how Git and GitHub work
Use common Git commands
Collaborate using Git and GitHub
Syllabus5 lessons • 9 projects • 5 quizzes
4 out of 5 Codecademy learners achieve their goals"Codecademy gave me the tools I needed to land my first job as a developer, completely changing my career from the waste industry." - Jonathan Manner, Sweden
Projects in this course
Manhattan ZooUse Git to keep track of changes made to a Manhattan Zoo document.
SnapFit Robots, Inc.Use Git to help draft customer documents for SnapFit Robots, Inc.
Poem FiascoIn this project, we're going to practice resetting HEAD in Git so you can hone your skills and feel confident taking them to the real world. Why? Whenever you have problems with your code and you want to start over, resetting to the HEAD is a great option.
Learn Git & GitHub course ratings and reviews
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- Big appreciation for this course. Was able to do my first contribution to GitHub Docs and now I'm gonna work on my second. Thanks.Aris D.Verified Learner
- The course provides a comprehensive and informative introduction to these essential tools for version control and collaborative software development. Thank you!STVerified Learner
- Excellent! The tutorials and practice projects really push you to understand Git and GitHub in real-life scenarios.Juan T.Verified Learner
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Frequently asked questions about Git & GitHub
Git is a command line tool and version control system used to track changes in code.