Things Every Developer Should Know

Things Every Developer Should Know

Learn key skills that every developer needs to do their job more efficiently and effectively.
3 Months Access / 14 Course Hrs
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This course covers a variety of skills that every developer should know, like working with zipped folders and taking screenshots to working with Visual Studio Code and interacting with the developer community on Stack Overflow. These skills will help any developer be core prepared for additional learning and day-to-day work as a developer.

Enrollment Options:
3 Months Access Course Code: T14205
No Instructor, Start Anytime
$79.00 USD


I. Zip Files
II. Showing Extensions
III. Taking Screenshots
IV. Using Command-Line Shell
V. Relative and Absolute Paths
VI. Environment Variables
VII. Browsers
VIII. Visual Studio Code
IX. Stack Overflow


Hardware Requirements:

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac device.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 8 or later operating systems.
  • OS X Mountain Lion (version 10.8) or later
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.


  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.


There are no prerequisites to taking this course.

Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.