View All Boston Coding

2-Day Coding Bootcamp | October 23

$375 USD each
Saturday, 23 October -
Sunday, 24 October
1 8 pm EDT
Online

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.

General Assembly’s classes, workshops & events are for recreational purposes and are not regulated by the bureau of proprietary school supervision.

If this class is recorded, students will be sent the recording link within 7 days after class completion by email. Students are encouraged to download and save any shared materials (worksheets, deck if applicable) during class for later reference as they are not be shared by email.

Schedule

Oct
23
Developer Fundamentals
Saturday   1 8 pm EDT

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?
  • What are common programming concepts?
  • The difference between a web site and web app.
  • Stages of web development.
  • The difference between front-end and back-end web development.
  • 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.

Oct
24
JavaScript and Advanced Concepts
Sunday   1 8 pm EDT

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

Download Sublime Text prior to class.

  • You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection.

  • This class will occur completely online using Zoom.

  • Class setup information will be emailed to all students signed up around 24 hours before (and again an hour before) your class launches.

  • Each individual class 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.

Community Code of Conduct

Your registration for or attendance at any General Assembly offering indicates your agreement to abide by this Community Code of Conduct policy and its terms.

Join Us
By providing us with your email, you agree to General Assembly’s Terms of Service, and to receive email updates on courses, special events and GA news. You can change your mind at any time and unsubscribe from GA marketing emails by clicking the "unsubscribe" link located at the bottom of every marketing email or by emailing no.marketing@ga.co.
Can't Make It?
Follow this workshop series to get an email the next time it’s scheduled.
Sign-up not required
Follow
Spread the Word

You May Also Like

Can't Make It?

Follow this workshop series to get an email the next time it’s scheduled.

By providing us with your email, you agree to the terms of our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
Join Us
By providing us with your email, you agree to General Assembly’s Terms of Service, and to receive email updates on courses, special events and GA news. You can change your mind at any time and unsubscribe from GA marketing emails by clicking the "unsubscribe" link located at the bottom of every marketing email or by emailing no.marketing@ga.co.