This course teaches you how to easily create your first program and requires no previous coding experience. Visual Basic is a programming environment from Microsoft that lets you use a graphical user interface (GUI) to choose and modify preselected sections of code written in the BASIC programming language. This course can kickstart your computer programming career as it provides the basic building blocks that form the foundation of software.

This course covers the installation process of Visual Studio on your computer and explains how different available features like Visual C++ and Visual F# suit your project. You will study errors, the importance of accurate spelling, indentation, and code. You will also learn that you cannot write your code wherever you like since it can result in different outcomes.