Microsoft
Developing with GitHub Copilot and VS Code
Microsoft

Developing with GitHub Copilot and VS Code

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 Microsoft

Instructor: Microsoft

Intermediate level

Recommended experience

2 hours to complete
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • Connect and integrate GitHub Copilot with VS Code and master setting up GitHub Copilot within the VS Code environment to enabling efficient use.

  • Adopt best practices to maximize the utility of GitHub Copilot, enhancing coding effectiveness in programming tasks.

  • Application of this powerful toolset for more productive and insightful coding experiences within the work environment.

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June 2024

Assessments

4 assignments

Taught in English

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There are 4 modules in this course

By the end of this lesson, learners will be familiar with the course objectives, syllabus and will have met the instructor.

What's included

1 video2 readings

By the end of this lesson, you will set up your coding environment by installing Visual Studio Code (VSCode) for Mac, PC, and Linux, configure the GitHub Copilot extension to generate first code suggestions, and have Copilot serve as your AI coding partner.

What's included

2 videos1 reading1 assignment

By the end of this lesson, you will use GitHub Copilot within a Next.js project, allowing Copilot to assist with setting up the project, designing the interface, and implementing the main Pomodoro timer logic.

What's included

4 videos1 assignment

By the end of this lesson, you will improve the Pomodoro app from the previous lesson by using Copilot for efficient refactoring, testing, and debugging.

What's included

2 videos2 assignments

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