Programming with Google Go Specialization

Starts Nov 13

Programming with Google Go Specialization

Advance Your Computer Programming Career. Develop efficient applications with Google's innovative programming language, Go!

About This Specialization

This specialization introduces the Go programming language from Google and provides learners with an overview of Go's special features. Upon completing the three-course sequence, learners will have gained the knowledge and skills needed to create concise, efficient, and clean applications using Go.

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3 courses

Follow the suggested order or choose your own.


Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.


Highlight your new skills on your resume or LinkedIn.

Intermediate Specialization.
Some related experience required.
  1. COURSE 1

    Getting Started with Go

    4 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week

    About the Course

    Learn the basics of Go, an open source programming language originally developed by a team at Google and enhanced by many contributors from the open source community. This course is designed for individuals with previous programming experience us
  2. COURSE 2

    Functions, Methods, and Interfaces in Go


    About the Course

    Continue your exploration of the Go programming language as you learn about functions, methods, and interfaces. Topics include the implementation of functions, function types, object-orientation in Go, methods, and class instantiation. As with t
  3. COURSE 3

    Concurrency in Go


    About the Course

    Learn how to implement concurrent programming in Go. Explore the roles of channels and goroutines in implementing concurrency. Topics include writing goroutines and implementing channels for communications between goroutines. Course activit


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