Learning the fundamentals of a new programming language is vital to your success in utilizing the language to its fullest. In this course, you'll learn the skills required to use the Go programming language to write your own programs. This includes basic language syntax, working with variables, types, structs, slices, and maps. Additionally, flow control statements such as for, if, and switch are examined, and pointers, Goroutines, and channels are introduced.
This course is targeted towards individuals wanting to learn the basic skills required to write programs using the Go programming language. Previous programming skills in languages such as C, C++ or Java may be beneficial.