INTRO TO WEB DEVELOPMENT COURSE
gain the skills to help you understand front and back-end web developer fundamentals in just 6 weeks
* Until further notice, all of our courses will be delivered online.
WHO IS IT FOR?
New to coding? our intro to web development course is perfect for you. in 6 weeks, you'll go from no coding experience to building beautiful, functional apps.
This program is designed to whet your appetite for learning to code. If you are curious about how apps are created and want to learn to build, this course is right up your alley!
entrepreneurs & ideators
Have a great idea that you want to ring to life? Trying to build an MVP? Get an understanding of how to make it work!
So you work with developers and want to be able to speak their language? We'll help you learn to effectively communicate your ideas and understand your dev team's limitations.
Future Bootcamp Students
Unsure about taking our Bootcamp? If you can't decide if you will enjoy programming as a career, or if you've never coded before, what better way to figure it out than to try it hands-on.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Web Development 101
What does all that code mean? Have the intricacies explained in a way that informs and empowers you.
HTML & CSS
Learn to create gorgeous, responsive web pages and captivate audiences using HTML5 and CSS3.
The hottest coding language that powers popular sites like Shopify, GitHub, basecamp and Yellowpages.
GitHub is used by the top 40% of developers around the world. You'll take advantage of GitHub to show off and track the progress of the projects you create.
HTTP is the language your browser uses to request data from the web. Learn to make it work for you!
Sinatra Web Framework
Used by thousands of sites around the world. Sinatra is a flexible, lightweight framework for building web applications. We show you how to use it to your benefit.
Classes will be focused on building your coding knowledge with languages such as Ruby, HTML, CSS, and frameworks such as Sinatra. You will get introduced to the control flow of programs, as well as develop an understanding of how web apps are assembled. Talented developers from your community will mentor you throughout the course!
WEEK 1 & 2
Web Programming with HTML & CSS
Get introduced to object oriented programming with ruby. Learn the foundation languages of the web: HTML & CSS. Our instructors will teach you how a browser understands a web page, and allow you to start building your own.
HTML & CSS
Open Source Technologies
WEEK 3 & 4
Web Development With Ruby & Sinatra
It's not enough to understand how your browser looks at a web page. You'll learn how the server side of building a web application works. Using the powerful, yet easy to learn Ruby programming language, you'll learn the principles of working with data and the techniques that professional developers use to structure their applications.
Object-oriented Programming (OOP) with Ruby
Server-side routing & HTTP
Embedded Ruby in HTML (ERB)
WEEK 5 & 6
Deploying your first app
In the final section of the course, you'll put the finishing touches on your very own web application, and deploy it so your friends and family can see what you've created. We'll then show you what else is out there and how to take your new skills to the next level.
RubyGems & bundler
ActiveRecord & SQL