2-Day Coding Bootcamp
5

December 5 – December 6
2 Sessions

GA Atlanta (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
$375 USD
Regular Ticket
$375 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

2-Day Coding Bootcamp | December 5

Michael Glumac Photo


Front-End Engineering Lead , Imagebrief

5

December 5 – December 6
2 Sessions

GA Atlanta (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
$375 USD
Regular Ticket
$375 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop Series

Interested in transitioning into a career in web development, software engineering and web design?

Thinking about enrolling in our Immersive Bootcamp?

Want to start your own business and build a dynamic site to showcase your brand?

Stop wasting another minute on lengthy online video training and get hands-on, 1:1 veteran instructor led training with this 2-day prep.

This bootcamp prep will cover web development fundamentals and an introduction to JavaScript. Designed to help aspiring developers get started by building a solid foundation for continued learning.

The well-being of our employees, students, clients, instructors, and guests is our number one priority here at General Assembly. We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation very carefully and are adjusting delivery of our programs.


Due to the current health concerns, all GA short-form events, workshops & bootcamps will temporarily be held online - including this one.


Registered students will be notified 24 hours in advance of this program with information on how to log in to the Zoom Meeting Room and other tools you’ll need for the session. Registration for this class will close 2 hours prior to the session start in order to allow all students ample opportunity to have the technology enabled.

Regulatory Information:

General Assembly’s workshops are for recreational purposes and are not regulated by the Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision.

Schedule

Dec 5
Saturday, 5 December 11 am – 6 pm EST Developer Fundamentals

DAY 1 | Developer Fundamentals

You will be introduced to a broad overview of programming and get exposure to a typical coding workflow through the lens of front-end development using HTML and CSS. You will turn a provided design into a deployable site coded with current best practices.



Speak in Tech:
  • What is programming?
  • What can you build with various languages?
  • What is web development?
  • The difference between a web site and web app
  • Stages of web development.
  • The difference between front-end and back-end web development.
  • What are common programming concepts?

HTML Basics
  • Setting up a development environment on your computer.
  • Use the basic content tags (headings, images, links, paragraphs).
  • Create different sections in your website (layout).
CSS Basics:
  • Basic styling properties and how to connect with HTML.
  • Selectors and how to style different sections of a site.

Dec 6
Sunday, 6 December 11 am – 6 pm EST JavaScript and Advanced Concepts

DAY 2
You will deploy a site you've created to Github Pages and will learn how software development teams collaborate using git workflow and tools like GitHub.

The rest of the day you will explore the JavaScript language. You will first pseudo-code a simple application and then work through different parts of its JavaScript implementation.

You will use concepts such as variables and functions to make a simple interactive web application. We will also talk about how to incorporate interactive elements into a site you would create for General Assembly's Web Development Immersive admissions assessment.



Programming with JavaScript
  • Programmatic thinking
  • Pseudocode
  • Data types
  • Variables
  • Functions
  • Interact HTML/CSS using JavaScript
  • Examine and interact with a JavaScript back-end web server created with Express

You will also learn:
  • Git workflow, Github, and publishing a site using Github pages.

Preparation

Laptop is required for this workshop. - This course will occur completely online using Zoom and Slack - You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection - Course set up information will be emailed to all students signed up around 24 hours before (and again an hour before) your course launches - Each individual course participant must have purchased a ticket

About the Instructor

Michael Glumac Photo

Front-End Engineering Lead ,
Imagebrief

Michael Glumac leads front-end engineering for @imagebrief, an online photo marketplace.

Teaching classes and workshops on HTML, CSS, and Javascript, Michael enjoys sharing what a creative, social, fun, and transformative venture learning to code can be.

On the 30-odd evenings of the month that @brooklyn_js isn’t in session, Michael enjoys finding new restaurants where he can eat ALL of the ramen, and writing pop songs for Eurovision contestants.

Georgia Students

This class, workshop and/or event is for avocational purposes only. No certificate is awarded.

Refund Policy

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