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INTRO TO WEB DEVELOPMENT COURSE

gain the skills to help you understand front and back-end web developer fundamentals in just 6 weeks

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This course is focused entirely on equipping you with tools that apply directly to professional web development. By the end of 6 weeks, you'll be creating beautiful apps and understanding web development fundamentals for both front and back end. If you're interested in eventually becoming a web developer, communicating with your dev team, understanding how to create an MVP or gaining valuable career skills, this web development course is for you.

COURSE OVERVIEW

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WHAT YOU WILL  LEARN

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Web Development 101

What does all that code mean? Have the intricacies explained in a way that informs and empowers you.

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HTML & CSS

Learn to create gorgeous, responsive web pages and captivate audiences using HTML5 and CSS3.

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Ruby

The hottest coding language that powers popular sites like Shopify, GitHub, basecamp and Yellowpages.

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GitHub

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.

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HTTP

HTTP is the language your browser uses to request data from the web. Learn to make it work for you!

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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.

Fully Funded Programs

Start & End Dates 
Oct 24th - Nov 30th

Deadline to apply

oct 17th

Mon & Weds for 6 weeks

Start & End Dates
Oct 29th - Dec 04th

Deadline to apply

OCT 22nd

Sat & Sun for 6 weeks

Your education with Soldiers In Tech is
100% covered by THE Roland Gossage Foundation.
Let us help you get into a new career and future.

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.

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Coding
Newbies

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!

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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!

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Professional Development

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.

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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.

PART-TIME CURRICULUM.

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.

Concepts

  • HTTP

  • HTML & CSS

  • GitHub

  • Open Source Technologies

  • Ruby

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.

Concepts

  • Object-oriented Programming (OOP) with Ruby

  • Sinatra

  • 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.

Concepts

  • RubyGems & bundler

  • ActiveRecord & SQL

  • Relational Databases

  • Deployment

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WELLNESS