A gentle introduction to Git

Estimated 1 minute read · Created on Monday, 10 October 2022 · Last modified on Monday, 17 October 2022

This course aims to teach you the basics of Git and introduce practical tips to get going.

According to the Stack Overflow software developer survey for 2021 - 94.41% (50,563 out of 54,943) professional developers suggest that Git is a fundamental tool to being a developer.


🎉 At the end of this course you should be able to:

  • install and configure Git.
  • clone and work on repositories.
  • run basic commands from the terminal.
  • use a GUI with ease.
  • deal with merge conflicts.
  • understand how CI/CD and GitLab works.
  • have basic Git etiquette and understand the discipline.


There is a remote repository on GitHub for you to practice and play around with. Your exercises will make use of this repository.


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