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Git Fundamentals

This course is part of Complete Git Specialization

Taught in English

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Instructor: LearnKartS

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level

Recommended experience

7 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • Understand the importance of Source code Management, including its benefits, necessity, and various types (local, centralized, distributed).

  • Understand How to efficiently manage source code, collaborate effectively, and streamline your development process using Git

  • Gain a comprehensive introduction to Git, covering project flow, and practical aspects such as installation, configuration, and basic operations.

  • Learn how Git integrates with GitHub and understand GitHub's features, set up a GitHub account, and perform operations.

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June 2024

Assessments

17 assignments

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level

Recommended experience

7 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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There are 4 modules in this course

This module introduces learners to the fundamentals of Git like source code management: Basics and benefits, different version control systems, Git project flow, essential terminology, and installation on Linux and Windows. By the end, learners will gain a solid understanding of Git principles and be able to successfully install Git.

What's included

14 videos4 readings5 assignments1 discussion prompt

This module covers Git initialization, configuration, and basic Git operations such as working with files, adding them to the staging area, committing changes, reverting commits, and navigating commit history. By the end of this, learners will emerge with practical skills to get started to manage version control in their projects.

What's included

10 videos2 readings4 assignments1 discussion prompt

This module provides an overview of Git and remote repositories, followed by practical guidance on getting started with GitHub and working effectively with GitHub repositories. By the end of the module, learners will be able to set up a GitHub account, create, clone, fork, and manage repositories, and understand the fundamentals of remote collaboration using GitHub.

What's included

16 videos2 readings5 assignments1 discussion prompt

This module explores Git file stages, HEAD, internal mechanisms, and file states, leading to practical demonstrations of managing files in the staging area and reverting changes. By the end, learners will gain a comprehensive understanding of Git's life cycle and proficiency in using commands to handle file operations.

What's included

11 videos3 readings3 assignments1 discussion prompt

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