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About the Course

Get started with Git and GitHub in this self-paced, introductory course! You’ll become familiar with collaborative version control and popular Git platforms. Collaboration and social coding are crucial parts of contemporary Software Engineering practices and the DevOps culture. You will begin this course with an overview of Git and Github fundamentals and explore key Git concepts such as branching and repositories, as well as the use of Git commands. You will also learn and practice various Git concepts such as forking, cloning and merging workflows using hands-on labs. And you’ll learn to use GitHub to work effectively as a team, and perform common Git operations, from both the Web UI and command line. The course wraps up with a final project where you will start building your portfolio by creating and sharing a public/open-source GitHub project. By completing this course you will demonstrate your Git and Github skills as well as add a project to your resume! All hands-on activities in this course can be performed using web-browser based tools and interfaces. Installation of any specialized software is NOT required on your own computer in order to complete the course....

Top reviews


Oct 5, 2023

one of the best courses for beginners having great basic knowledge and hands-on lab by IBM are amazing special thanks to Coursera for providing financial aid for this course


Nov 21, 2023

The most interesting part for me was the final project that had to do with all the knowledge gathered from the beginning of the course. It was more practical and engaging.

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By Mister X

May 14, 2023

The course is super, introduces the necessary base of Git and GitHub

By Mohamed A S

Mar 22, 2023

Great course easy to understand with plenty of hands on applications

By Peter M

Sep 9, 2022

It's a great course for anyone looking into software development.

By Sama R

Apr 6, 2024

very informative and easy to practice and anyone can understand.


Mar 3, 2023

Git and a tremendously useful course on Github topics thank you.

By Krishna K

Apr 29, 2024

Great content and learned everything required to work with Git

By Sahadsawat K

May 22, 2023

More detail of how to do a git revert command should be added.

By Virasat N

Mar 25, 2023

A very good course for getting familiar with git and github.

By Mike B

Feb 8, 2024

Very detailed insight on utilizing Github and it's purpose.

By Sayed M R

Dec 25, 2022

I think even 5 star would not be sufficient for you.


By Joel V

May 14, 2023

Good Introduction to git and gothub, nice labs hands on.

By Ahmed H

Sep 12, 2022

totaly amazing course no need to research from out side

By Saikumar M

Jul 31, 2022

good course for beginners thank you IBM and coursera!!!


Mar 18, 2023

The program and the learning progress was really great.


Feb 3, 2023

very amazing course i learned many command i never know


Mar 8, 2023

It was an informative course for an absolute beginner

By Oliver M

Jun 18, 2023

Honestly really good course to learn the essentials!

By Tahmid A N

Dec 1, 2022

This is a excellent course for a software engineer

By Eslam A B

Oct 15, 2022

It is a agreat course and it has wonderful labs


Apr 12, 2024

Very good to understand about version control

By Mohamed M

Nov 15, 2023

the hands-on labs are so useful and practical

By Chisom T

Mar 19, 2023

It was hands-on and I learnt a lot. Thank you

By Jaypal K

Jun 3, 2023

very precise course with good lab assessment

By Fernando z

Nov 8, 2022

Realmente util para cualquier desarrollador

By Ekaterina M

Feb 7, 2023

Really interesting, comfortable to learn.