Developing and Implementing Software

Get ready for a deep dive into the details of programming with this course on developing software.

3 videos  //  16 minutes of training

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Course description

Programming is an important skill in today’s world, and it only grows in value as computers become more and more complex. In this course, you’ll be introduced to the art of developing and implementing software. Beginning with introductory concepts and terminology, you’ll look at programming languages, pseudo-code, looping, branching, functions and more.

Course syllabus

Introduction to ProgrammingDuration: 4:23

In this episode, Scott introduces concepts and terminology about programming, the skill that enables talented individuals to add functions to computing devices. You’ll learn about varieties of programming languages, such as Assembly and Java, used by programmers for various tasks.

Programming with a PBJ SandwichDuration: 7:52

In this mouthwatering episode, Scott explores program development through an extended food prep analogy. You’ll learn essential terminology and processes involved in computer programming, such as flow charts, pseudo-code, objects, looping, branching and more. And you get to eat the results at the end!

Ask Me Anything about ProgrammingDuration: 3:52

In this episode, Scott discusses additional questions about arrays, vectors, functions and interpreted languages.

Meet the author

Scott Jernigan

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Scott Jernigan is editor-in-chief for Total Seminars, a provider of PC and network repair seminars, books, videos and courseware for thousands of organizations. Scott has been involved in the computer, network and IT industry since 1996 as a technician, instructor, editor, author and speaker.

Scott has written, edited, and contributed to dozens of books on computer literacy, hardware, operating systems, networking and certification. His latest book is Computer Literacy: Your Ticket to IC3 Certification. Scott co-authored the best-selling CompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, the Mike Meyers A+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs and the CompTIA Strata IT Fundamentals All-in-One Exam Guide. Scott has taught computer classes all over the U.S., including stints at the United Nations and the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia. 

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