Author(s): Suefa Lee
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Limited, Year: 2020
Learning to code has never been easier than with this innovative visual guide to computer programming for beginners.
Coding skills are in high demand and the need for programmers is still growing. However, taking the first steps in learning more about this complex subject may seem daunting and many of us feel left behind by the coding revolution. By using a graphic method to break code into small chunks, this ebook brings essential skills within reach.Terms such as algorithm, variable, string, function, and loop are all explained. The ebook also looks at the main coding languages that are out there, outlining the main applications of each language, so you can choose the right language for you.
Individual chapters explore different languages, with practical programming projects to show you how programming works. You’ll learn to think like a programmer by breaking a problem down into parts, before turning those parts into lines of code. Short, easy-to-follow steps then show you, piece by piece, how to build a complete program. There are challenges for you to tackle to build your confidence before moving on.
Written by a team of expert coders and coding teachers, the Beginner’s Step-by-Step Coding Course is the ideal way to get to grips with coding.