Learn how to debug broken programs from the terminal and within an IDE.

2hr 15min of on-demand video.


  • A basic understanding of C and Java


This course will begin by discussing how you can make clear, concise programs to make the process of debugging much easier. Then we will cover how you can use the debugging tool GDB to debug C programs from the terminal and give you the opportunity to practice your new skills with five practical exercises. In the final section we will investigate how we can use the debugging tools available within the Eclipse IDE to fix broken Java programs and like the previous section there will be five practical exercises.

Who this course is for:

  • Developers with some experience of C and Java looking for a clear strategy to use when their program breaks.