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Seattle Code 101: Explore Software Development
05/09/2020 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm$99
Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you’ll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer.
Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices.
At the end of this workshop, you will:
Understand the basics of what it means to be a professional software developer.
Understand how HTML and CSS work together to create the modern web.
Create a complete website.
Know how to deploy your website and be able to share your accomplishments with friends and family.
Be able to identify whether a career in coding and the Code Fellows program is right for you.
The Modern Web
How the pieces work together
Structuring your information
Connecting web pages
Sharing your web site
Integrating style sheets
Modifying CSS styles
The Tech Industry
A typical day for a software developer
Common job titles
The path to becoming a web or mobile developer
What our Students Say:
“This is a very interesting and fun course to get into I would definitely recommend others to come check it out.”
“I really enjoyed how helpful the instructor and teaching assistants are. There is plenty of structured time for questions, the pace is fast without being overwhelming, and the lectures were entertaining and educational.”
You are required to supply your own laptop, Chromebook, or iPad with a keyboard.
Punctuality, participation in discussions, completion of assignments, and demonstration of professional courtesy to others are required, in accordance with our Code of Conduct. Attendance will be taken at the beginning of the workshop. Passing requires attendance to the full workshop.
Lunch will be provided, including vegetarian options. We are unable to accommodate other dietary restrictions. If you have any questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
This course is fully refundable up to 24 hours before the start of the event. Cancellations within 24 hours of the start of the event are non-refundable and non-transferable. To request a refund, please click “Request Refund” on your ticket in Eventbrite or email us at email@example.com.
Code of Conduct:
By signing up for this course, you agree to Code Fellows’ Code of Conduct.