Git Crash Course: Version Control For Software Developers

For More Efficient Developers and Teams! Learn to Use Git Intuitively From The Command Line, VS Code & The Github App
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Rating: 4.9 out of 5 (25 ratings)
1,969 students
1hr 52min of on-demand video
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The basics of version control with Git
How to use Git from the command line, VS code source control, and the Github desktop app
How to create and manage repositories on Github, including managing branches and merges.
How to use Git's branching system to work on multiple features or fixes simultaneously without disrupting the main codebase
How to resolve conflicts that may arise during the Git branching and merging process
Best practices for using Git in real-world software projects and ensuring code quality through version control


  • Basic Knowledge of Using a Computer
  • Access to the Internet
  • Interest in software or web development areas



Git is a powerful version control system that allows developers to keep track of their code changes and collaborate effectively with others. In today's fast-paced software development industry, Git has become a must-know tool for any developer who wants to stay ahead of the curve.

This Git course is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of Git, covering all the basics and introducing advanced workflows for high-quality software releases for software development teams.

What you will learn

Throughout this course, you will learn how to use Git intuitively from the command line, from VS code source control, and from the GitHub desktop app.

You will also learn how to use and maintain repositories on Github, how to manage branches, perform pull requests and merges.

By the end of this course, you will be able to confidently work with Git and Github, whether working solo or as part of a team.

One of the key topics covered in this course is Git's branching system, which allows developers to work on multiple features or fixes simultaneously without disrupting the main codebase.

Students will learn how to create branches, merge them, and resolve conflicts that may arise during the process.

Overall, this Git course is perfect for anyone looking to level up their version control skills and take their software development to the next level. With hands-on exercises and real-world examples, students will gain a deep understanding of Git and be ready to apply their knowledge to any project.

Enroll now and learn Git today!

Who this course is for:

  • Beginners who are new to Git and want to learn how to use this powerful version control system to manage their code changes and collaborate with others effectively
  • Intermediate Git users who want to expand their knowledge and learn new workflows for maintaining and managing repositories on Github
  • Developers and software engineers who want to learn best practices for using Git in real-world software projects and ensure reliable software releases


Top-Rated Programming Instructor
Ivan Lourenço Gomes
  • 4.6 Instructor Rating
  • 34,142 Reviews
  • 455,277 Students
  • 22 Courses

Ivan is a top Udemy instructor currently teaching 22 courses in 4 languages with 450.000+ students worldwide.

Ivan has 16 years of experience in various business and technology areas and has been sharing his knowledge with students and professionals from all over the world since 2016.

He became famous for his hands-on and easy-to-grasp teaching style using techniques that can benefit students from all levels, from complete beginners to advanced professionals.

Some of his courses include:


• Javascript

• Git

• Vue JS

• Microsoft Excel

• Web Design

• Python & Machine Learning

• Business English, Email Writing and Etiquette

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