Coding (or Programming) is the name given to the writing of instructions for a computer and is how all software is written. There are many different programming languages available, including general ones, like C++ and Python, and ones for particular purposes, like HTML and CSS for creating websites. Selecting the right one at the outset can have a huge impact on how easy it is to achieve your aims or whether they are even achievable in the first place. This section will introduce you to coding and some of the most commonly used programming languages.

Introduction to coding


There are many ways to learn coding online including various courses on LinkedIn Learning. You can check out more on the basics by looking at this pathway.

One of the easiest ways to start learning about coding is by using the free website Codecademy. This website can help you to work out where to start when learning coding.