Swift Programming for Beginners Course in
Learn Apples new
Swift programming language.
Swift is one of the hottest new languages on
the market today, and essential if you want to develop iOS apps.
However, if you’ve ever tried to learn it yourself by reading
manuals or following complicated tutorials, you’ll know it’s not the
simplest language in the world. 2KO Africa delivers full-time computer classes in Africa, and is a leading provider of accredited online IT training
from the comfort of home or work.
Swift Programming – in More Ways than One
Write your own basic programs in Swift
Understand the most important language features
Create functions, classes, structs and more
Hook up a basic UI with events
Debug with playground and Xcode environments
This course gives you a head start on
your way to becoming a solid Swift engineer by explaining everything
you need to know in a straightforward manner, from a beginner’s
perspective. Using both practical examples and easy-to-follow
theory, you’ll be a Swift expert in no time.
Start Developing iOS apps today
With 48 lectures and 4 hours of content, this course takes a
step-by-step approach to learning Swift so you’ll be guided through
all of the fundamentals. You’ll need XCode 6+ / OS X, and you’ll
find is much easier if you’re already comfortable installing
software. This course is designed with Swift beginners in mind, but
students should have some prior programming experience in order to
get the most benefit from it.
After a brief introduction, the course starts off with laying out
the concepts of variables and strings; two of the most important you
need to know to get to grips with Swift. After that, you’ll start
creating your first app, learning the various features of the
language as you go. You’ll cover branching, collections and loops,
functions, enumerations, structures and classes, gaining practical
skills and preparing yourself for using Swift in real world
By the end of this course, you’ll be able to write your own basic
programs in Swift and understand its most important features. Don’t
be intimidated, you can and will learn Swift!
Tools Used Swift is a multi-paradigm
programming language created for Apple. Deemed by its creators to be
a ‘modern programming language that is safe, fast, and interactive’,
it is designed to work with the Cocoa and Cocoa Touch frameworks for
iOS, OS X, watchOS and tvOS applications. It was introduce by Apple
in 2014 and is currently in its second version.