Coding for Students Vol 32
The world of programming is vast, with dozens of programming languages available for multiple different platforms. It’s confusing at the best of times, so we’re here to help you find your way through the labyrinthine coding universe.
Python is one of the most popular programming languages available today. It’s used throughout the Internet, in businesses and education. It’s easy to learn, powerful to use and has a vast knowledge base online that you can dip into for inspiration or help. We look at how you get started with Python and what you need to become a Python programmer.
C++ is one of the most powerful, high performing and efficient programming languages you can learn. Web browsers, games, applications, and even entire operating systems are coded using C++, which makes understanding it a highly sought-after skill to have.
Are you up for the challenge of learning C++? If so, we will help you out with our comprehensive step-by-step guides, tutorials, hints and tips.
Coding on Linux
For any would-be programmer, Linux is an open source operating system that provides a superb foundation on which to build. It’s free to download, install and run; and with it you can use all the popular and mainstream programming languages through a variety of different front-end apps.
Scripting is a must-have skill highly sought by employers, it’s a powerful platform where you can interact with the entire system and its users, as well as any Python and C++ code you’ve already created.
More Coding, More to Discover
Coding for Students is your foundation and first steps into the wide world of programming. You will find everything you need in this book to start your journey. There’s plenty to learn within these pages, regardless of whether you’re a Windows, Linux or macOS user.