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Hour 1. Becoming a Programmer

Hour 1. Becoming a Programmer

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN IN THIS HOUR:

  • Choosing which programming language to learn first

  • Using programs to boss your computer around

  • Discovering how programs work

  • Fixing program errors

  • Acquiring a Java development tool

  • Getting ready to write programs

Computer programming is insanely difficult. It requires a degree in computer science, thousands of dollars in computer hardware and software, a keen analytical mind, the patience of Job, and a strong liking for caffeinated drinks.


  

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