Managing Your Codebase with the GitHub API in Python

Managing Your Codebase with the GitHub API in Python


14 Lessons

1h 30min

Certificate of Completion

AI Explanations
AI Explanations
Managing Your Codebase with the GitHub API in Python
45 Playgrounds
27 Illustrations

Takeaway Skills

Develop a deep understanding of the GitHub REST APIs.

Get a working knowledge of GitHub’s repository architecture and branches.

Learn to make commits and pull requests using GitHub APIs.

Learn to search, deploy, and release code on GitHub using the API.

Get hands-on experience with integrating the GitHub API into a Django application.

Course Overview

GitHub is one of the most popular code management platforms for software engineers. Developers can use Git to create and edit both personal and shared repositories, control access, and fork projects into various branches. These changes are approved by collaborators and merged back into the main branch before a final release. This course will walk you through various GitHub APIs and their endpoints. You’ll be introduced to authentication and integration with a GitHub developer account to leverage the APIs t...Show More

Course Content


How You'll Learn

Hands-on Coding Environments

You don’t get better at swimming by watching others. Coding is no different. Practice as you learn with live code environments inside your browser.

2x Faster Learning — With No Setup

Videos are holding you back. Educative‘s interactive, text-based lessons accelerate learning — no setup, downloads, or alt-tabbing required.

AI-Powered Learning

Learn faster and smarter with adaptive AI tools embedded in every Educative course.

Progress You Can Show

Built-in assessments let you test your skills. Completion certificates let you show them off.


Interested in this course for your business or team?

Unlock this course (and 1,000+ more) for your entire org with DevPath