Code in One Day: HTML & CSS Crash Course
21

Saturday, 21 January

10 am – 5 pm PST

GA Los Angeles (Santa Monica)

1520 2nd Street
Santa Monica , CA 90401
$180 USD
Regular Ticket
$180 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Code in One Day: HTML & CSS Crash Course

Meredith Bryan Photo


Lead WDI Instructor & Instructor Manager, General Assembly

21

Saturday, 21 January

10 am – 5 pm PST

GA Los Angeles (Santa Monica)

1520 2nd Street
Santa Monica , CA 90401
$180 USD
Regular Ticket
$180 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

HTML and CSS are the fundamental building blocks of the web. Whether you're a beginner who wants to get started in web development, a designer looking to hand-code their concepts, or a marketer who wants a little more control over their CMS, you'll need to know HTML and CSS to get the job done.

This one day workshop is the quickest way to get started building websites. You will dive head first into HTML and CSS, skill up with live coding exercises, and by the end of the day you'll have a working web page to call your own.

Takeaways

  • Basics of the internet and how webpages work
  • Syntax of HTML and CSS
  • Building common types of websites including landing pages and marketing sites
  • Principles of front-end code organisation and project structure
  • How to get your website live on the internet
  • Build a basic web page from scratch
  • Modify the code of existing websites
  • Deploy a website to the internet

What past students say:.

"Meredith is a one in a million kind of person that has the personality of Flo from Progressive and the ability to teach a class like nobody else. I am amazed that someone with such technical ability could be such a great teacher. — Matt Munoz"

"Meredith was one of the best instructors I have seen at GA. She really made the class topic informative and easy to understand to all students. Additionally, she has really great examples and references that were relatable and comprehensive. Overall, Meredith is a great teacher and will look forward to participating in her other classes." — Benjamin Chen

"Fantastic instructor! Was able to make complex concepts VERY easy to understand and grasp. I appreciate her friendliness, knowledge, and patience." — Michelle Navarro

"As a total novice, Meredith was an approachable teacher with excellent communication skills. She really helped me understand the very basics of the language. The class was extremely helpful." — Jennifer Mancuso

Prereqs & Preparation

This workshop is for beginners, no coding experience required, if you know how to create a folder and open a document, you know enough to take this class! Basic HTML experience may be helpful, but is not necessary.

Bring along a laptop and please install the following free software before class: Sublime Text 2 http://www.sublimetext.com/2 Google Chrome https://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/browser/

If you'd like a bit of a head start, check out Code Academy's HTML & CSS for Beginners: http://www.codecademy.com/tracks/htmlcss (Complete as much of the basics #1 and #2 as you can). Again, it's optional but it may give you some extra perspective.

About the Instructor

Meredith Bryan Photo

Lead WDI Instructor & Instructor Manager,
General Assembly

Meredith Bryan is the Lead Web Development Immersive Instructor and Manager at GA LA and alumna of the WDI Program. She is dedicated to teaching and guiding WDI students to their new beginnings as developers. Dwelling in the land of Ruby on Rails is her preference, but she also writes in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and AngularJS. Outside of coding, her interests lie in architectural photography, wearing pink on Wednesdays and hanging with her cat Wilson.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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