LearnFree Course: Introduction to Computer Science (CS 101)

writes on August 5, 2021

Today, we’re releasing a full-length Introduction to Computer Science for Beginners course on our YouTube channel. The course, taught by Treehouse’s Richard Tillies, is a 21 minute workshop that unpacks the history of computer science, defines key terms, and identifies common elements across multiple disciplines.

Computer Science for Beginners Course

What you’ll learn in Introduction to Computer Science (CS) for Beginners

  • Hello World! Introduction to CS
  • History of Computers and the Internet
  • Computer Components
  • Bits and Bytes
  • Data Types
  • Introduction to Programming

Build on your CS learning with our limited-time offer

For a limited time, you can join our Learn to Code for Beginners Track for just $5—that’s 80% off the normal price. The Track will give you an overview of various programming languages and disciplines that are essential to a career in the tech industry. You’ll get an introduction to Computer Science, User Experience (UX) Design, Front-End Web Development and fundamental concepts of modern programming languages like Python and JavaScript.

Master the Foundations with Treehouse

Learn to Code for Beginners includes video instruction, code challenges, quizzes, and more. You can take the Treehouse course for free with a seven day free trial. Then, dive into more UXFront End Web DevelopmentPythonComputer Science, and JavaScript content with your Treehouse subscription. 

Learning with Treehouse starts at only $25 per month. If you think you’re ready to start exploring if tech is right for you, sign up for your free seven day trial.

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