C: released in 1973 but still at the center of it all. Get a quick introduction to the vocabulary and basics of programming in C, the language that inspired C++, Objective-C, and many others. Dan Gookin covers flow control, variables, and other "getting started" topics, but also introduces advanced concepts such as pointers and memory allocation. Challenge movies allow you to test your learning along the way.
Understanding a C program
Using escape characters
Working with values and placeholders
Making a decision with if