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  • Build a solid foundation in the C language
  • Learn to read and write C code
  • Test your skills with challenges after each lesson
  • Course completion certificate

Course description

  • What is the focus of this course?

    C is a programming language developed in the early 1970s by Dennis Ritchie. It is a structure-based, top-down approach-oriented language, commonly used for building system applications, database systems and graphics packages. Simplilearn’s online C programming course starts with a general introduction to C language concepts and gradually progresses to advanced methodologies. The course also provides hands-on training to help you write and test your coding skill, and prepare you for real-life application.

  • What are the course objectives?

    By the end of this C programming certification course, you will be fluent in C, and also know how to build basic C programs and work on advanced projects. This course will help you to achieve the following:

    • Gain knowledge of fundamental concepts of the C language
    • Learn about variables and constants, data types, arithmetic operators, arrays and loops
    • Execute programs using command line arguments
    • Differentiate between printf and scanf
    • Implement conditionals and switch case in your code
    • Write your own code, run and debug it

  • Who should do this course?

    Simplilearn’s online course on C programming language is for anyone who wants to learn C, as it is ideal for understanding programming at a deeper level just for programming’s sake. It is also a valuable skill to have because it is the most commonly used programming language for writing operating systems. Prior knowledge of  programming is helpful but not mandatory.

Course preview

    • Lesson 00 - Course Introduction 01:56
      • 1 Course Introduction01:56
    • Lesson 01 - Introduction 12:36
      • 1 Section Introduction01:08
      • 2 About the C Language01:54
      • 3 IDEs05:59
      • 4 Hello World02:53
      • 5 Section Summary00:42
    • Lesson 02 - Language Fundamentals 1:22:57
      • 1 Section Introduction01:21
      • 2 Variables and Constants08:18
      • 3 printf and scanf02:36
      • 4 Data Types06:08
      • 5 Commend Line Arguments07:09
      • 6 Arithmetic Operators12:17
      • 7 Flushing the input buffer07:06
      • 8 Loops09:05
      • 9 Arrays (1D)09:02
      • 10 Arrays (2D)09:14
      • 11 Challenge09:46
      • 12 Section Summary00:55
    • Lesson 03 - Logical Flow 27:47
      • 1 Section Introduction00:48
      • 2 Conditionals07:16
      • 3 Switch04:14
      • 4 Module Challenge - Part 111:05
      • 5 Module Challenge - Part 203:59
      • 6 Section Summary00:25
    • Lesson 04 - Strings, chars and pointers 53:28
      • 1 Section Introduction01:24
      • 2 Pointers10:23
      • 3 Stack and Heap06:44
      • 4 Strings Pointers Null-terminations07:33
      • 5 Char Arrays and Pointers04:15
      • 6 Char Arrays and Functions12:00
      • 7 Challenge10:00
      • 8 Section Summary01:09
    • Lesson 05 - Functions 34:16
      • 1 Section Introduction00:39
      • 2 Basic Functions and Arguments08:49
      • 3 Pass By Value and Reference - Part 106:16
      • 4 Pass By Value and Reference - Part 205:36
      • 5 Challenge12:20
      • 6 Section Summary00:36
    • Lesson 06 - File I/O 46:32
      • 1 Section Introduction00:53
      • 2 Opening and Closing Files08:05
      • 3 Reading All Content Of A File05:12
      • 4 Searching for Content Within A File08:41
      • 5 Binary Files06:10
      • 6 Binary File Challenge07:20
      • 7 ASCII File Challenge09:30
      • 8 Section Summary00:41
    • Lesson 07 - Macros 25:40
      • 1 Section Introduction00:40
      • 2 Constants, Functions, Aliases09:02
      • 3 Conditionals and Strings05:08
      • 4 Challenge10:17
      • 5 Section Summary00:33
    • Lesson 08 - Course Summary 01:25
      • 1 Course Summary01:25
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  • What are the benefits of a certification from Simplilearn?

    In today’s era, technologies and best practices are changing rapidly and the demand for qualified candidates is significantly increasing. A certification from Simplilearn is key to your success and a valuable add-on to your resume to help you rise above your peers. Our training courses are designed and updated by over 2000 distinguished industry experts, and more than 40 global training organizations have recognized us as an official provider of certification training.

  • What are the benefits of this C programming course?

    C has been around for 50 years, and it will continue for another decade or more. Any student or programmer who adds knowledge of C into their programming skill set is guaranteed to improve their chances of success in the tech industry. An adept knowledge of C programming language helps provide a solid foundation that will help you learn and grasp other programming languages with ease.

  • What are the prerequisites for this course?

    There are no prerequisites for this course. Prior knowledge of  programming is beneficial but not mandatory.

  • Who are the instructors and how are they selected?

    All of our highly qualified trainers are industry experts with years of relevant industry experience working with front-end development technology. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain on our faculty.

  • Can I cancel my enrollment? Do I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment. We provide a complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To know more, please review our refund policy.

  • What are the payment options?

    Payments can be made using any of the following options and a receipt will be issued to you automatically via email.

    • Visa debit/credit card
    • American Express and Diners Club card
    • MasterCard
    • PayPal

    • Disclaimer
    • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.