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Cisco NetAcad: CLA - Programming Essentials in C

Self-taught course


CLA: Programming Essentials in C covers the basics of programming in the C programming language for entry-level IT and software development jobs. The course includes hands-on labs, quizzes and assessments to learn how to utilize the skills and knowledge gained on the course and interact with some real-life programming tasks and situations.

Target audience
  • All current Cambridge University members (departments and colleges)
  • Further details regarding eligibility criteria are available

By the end of the course, students will be able to:

  • Understand common computer programming concepts
  • Learn the syntax, semantics and basic data types of C
  • Apply programming skills using hands-on lab activities and by writing their own C programs
  • Develop logic-building skills and algorithmic thinking,
How to book

To book on this course use the click on the Book a place (provisional) button. Once the request has been received a Cisco Networking Academy account will be created in your name should you not already have one. You will receive an email containing a link to activate your registration. Thereafter your account will be assigned to the course. For step by step instructions on this process please refer to the online instructions.

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