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Optimizing Code with Generative AI Case Study

Leverage generative AI tools to optimize code readability, maintainability, testability, and resource efficiency, fostering streamlined development.

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  • 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

This case study will help you develop your skills in using generative AI as a coding tool. Taking the mindset of a developer, you will use best practices for optimizing code with generative AI. Once you complete the case study, you will be ready to use generative AI to improve your coding either at work or for personal projects.

Skills you'll gain

  • Create effective prompts

  • Use generative AI to identify inefficiencies with code

  • Optimize code with generative AI

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The platform

Hands-on learning

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Meet the creator of the course
Jiwon Shin
Senior Curriculum Developer at Codecademy
Jiwon is a Senior Curriculum Developer at Codecademy. She has created courses across the web development catalog on languages such as JavaScript, PHP, and CSS, frameworks like React and Node.js, and the Front-End Engineer Career Path. She also created courses on p5.js, build tools, and Intro to UI and UX Design.

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