Coding 101: HTML & CSS
5

Wednesday, 5 February

6 8 pm CST

GA Chicago @ Rent 24

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
FREE!
Regular Ticket

Questions? Read our FAQs

Coding 101: HTML & CSS | February 5

Tom Stuenkel Photo


Managing Partner, WorkSite LLC

5

Wednesday, 5 February

6 8 pm CST

GA Chicago @ Rent 24

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
FREE!
Regular Ticket

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

Meet the programming languages that power the web, and write your first line of code.

Step into the world of web development with General Assembly. During our introductory workshop, explore the building blocks of the web — HTML and CSS — and learn how you can apply these programming languages to develop your own simple sites. By writing your own lines of code, you’ll:

  • Get a closer look at how the developer community and many different fields benefit from coding knowledge.
  • Learn how HTML and CSS function together to form the backbone of the web.
  • Cover key coding terms and principles.
  • Develop a custom, working web page from scratch.

This class is a part of our fourth annual Career Camp, a series of workshops and inspiring events that will help you’ll connect with industry experts and learn how to boost your career, land your next gig or kickstart the process of making a career change. Learn more about what’s in store for Career Camp here!

Please note that by RSVPing for this class you are agreeing to receive communications from Career Camp partners.

Takeaways

  • Gain an overview of the web development landscape and where HTML/CSS fits in the web ecosystem.
  • Describe the difference between front-end and back-end code and the basic components of HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Use HTML and CSS to mark up a basic webpage.
  • Describe the different jobs that use coding or benefit from an understanding of HTML/CSS.

Preparation

A laptop is required for this workshop. For those on Windows, you’ll need Microsoft Windows 7/8/10 (32- or 64-bit). For those with Macs, you’ll need the Mac OS X 10.8.5 or higher, up to 10.11.4 (El Capitan). Upgrade your operating system before class, if needed. Basic technical aptitude and orientation to computers, and curiosity to learn new tools. Download Atom

About the Instructor

Tom Stuenkel Photo

Managing Partner,
WorkSite LLC

Tom has been developing websites since graduating from Northwestern University in 1996. His favorite part of his job is working closely with small business owners, non-profits, and entrepreneurs. He loves learning about their plans, ideas, and challenges. Finding and providing a solution for them is very rewarding.

Tom Stuenkel and Rob Austin formed WorkSite in 2013 as a Website Construction company. We provide website development, digital marketing strategy, technology coaching, and SEO for many types of small businesses.

Before then, Tom worked for several IT consulting firms and start-ups where he developed websites for Kraft, Bank One, and the CTA, among others.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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