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.
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.
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.
- Setting up a development environment on your computer.
- Use the basic content tags (headings, images, links, paragraphs).
- Create different sections in your website (layout).
- Basic styling properties and how to connect with HTML.
- Selectors and how to style different sections of a site.
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.
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.
You will also learn Git workflow, Github, and publishing a site using Github pages.
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 leads front-end engineering for @imagebrief, an online photo marketplace.
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.
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