Coding Fundamentals: HTML, CSS & JavaScript | One-day Workshop

Coding

$350 SGD each

Online
Monday, 29 April, 2024
10 pm – 5 am EDT

About This Workshop

In this seven-hour workshop, get your hands on the building blocks of the web: HTML, CSS & JavaScript, and use these to create a functioning, interactive website.

We’ll start by covering the basics of how the internet works — the front-end, back-end, and full-stack development. Then get right into using basic HTML to build the "bones" of a website like headers, paragraphs, and hyperlinks. Once your HTML is set, you’ll add some flare with basic CSS to adjust fonts, color, backgrounds, and more.

In the second half, we’ll move on to the fundamentals of JavaScript like variables and control flow, and practice writing JavaScript functions to handle user interactions and DOM manipulation. Not sure what DOM manipulation is? Don’t worry, we’ll cover that, too.

By the end of this workshop, you’ll have a foundation in the building blocks of the web to start creating simple, interactive websites, and take your coding skills to the next level in a short course or bootcamp.

Please Note: Registration for this workshop will close 48 hours before the scheduled start date.

Takeaways

  • Develop awareness of how the internet works and the components of full-stack development
  • Learn to use HTML to create headers, paragraphs, and hyperlinks for a simple website
  • Apply basic CSS syntax to adjust fonts, colors, and background in a website
  • Learn about the fundamentals of JavaScript programming like defining variables, applying control flow, and defining functions
  • Practice writing JS functions to handle user interactions and DOM manipulation to create dynamic web pages
  • Explore online code editors and the browser’s development tools to troubleshoot your code

Preparation

  • This workshop is beginner friendly — no prior coding knowledge necessary. It will be helpful to know basic keyboard shortcuts, though.
  • Make sure to sign up for a free CodePen account if you don’t already have one before the workshop.
  • We’ll send an email one day before, and one hour before the workshop begins with the Zoom link.
  • There is no certificate for completing this workshop.
  • Reach out to help@ga.co with any questions.

About the Instructor

Meggan Turner Photo

Front End Engineer, Catalpa

Meggan is an alumna of GA's Software Engineering Immersive, and she now works as a Front End Engineer at Catalpa. She loves coding for the problem solving aspect, and because there's always something new to learn. Prior to studying, Meggan was lucky enough to work at GA, which is where she fell in love with the Sydney tech community and decided to pursue web development full time.

When she's not writing code, you can find her rock climbing, swimming with sharks, or doing something else that makes her parents nervous.

She also really likes dogs.

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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