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Learn to Fight Climate Change

Codecademy and 350.org have partnered to make a course about what climate change is, what’s causing it, and how you can make a difference.

1,221 learners enrolled
Built in partnership with350.org
  • Skill level

    Beginner
  • Time to complete

    Average based on combined completion rates — individual pacing in lessons, projects, and quizzes may vary
    <1 hour
  • Prerequisites

    None

About this course

Climate change affects all of us. You may have already seen news stories about some of its scarier impacts, like larger wildfires, stronger storms, and melting ice caps. But those brushes with climate change can leave us with more questions and fears than answers and solutions.

That’s why Codecademy has teamed up with the environmental nonprofit 350.org to create a course about what climate change is, what’s causing it, and how you — yes, you! — can make a difference, including by using your tech skills. After all, we need a stable, healthy planet in order to write our best code.

Syllabus

  • Learn to Fight Climate Change

    Learn how to use your voice and your tech skills to help solve one of the greatest challenges of the 21st Century.

The platform

Hands-on learning

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Meet the creator of the course
Nik Stern
Nik holds a Bachelors and Masters of Science in Computer Science. They are also certified as a Scrum Master, Product Owner, and Online Adult Educator.
Nik holds a Bachelors and Masters of Science in Computer Science. They are also certified as a Scrum Master, Product Owner, and Online Adult Educator.

Reviews from learners

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  • Brilliant learning experience. Very interactive. Literally a game changer if you're learning on your own.
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  • Practice Projects

    Guided projects that help you solidify the skills and concepts you're learning.
  • Assessments

    Auto-graded quizzes and immediate feedback help you reinforce your skills as you learn.
  • Certificate of Completion

    Earn a document to prove you've completed a course or path that you can share with your network.