Programming for Non-Programmers Bootcamp
10

August 10 – August 11
2 Sessions

GA NYC (Manhattan), Classrooms (3rd Floor)

10 East 21st Street
New York, NY 10010
$449 USD
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Programming for Non-Programmers Bootcamp

10

August 10 – August 11
2 Sessions

GA NYC (Manhattan), Classrooms (3rd Floor)

10 East 21st Street
New York, NY 10010
$449 USD
Regular Ticket

Sold Out!

Get on the waitlist

Be the first to know if a spot becomes available.

Add me to the waitlist

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop Series

Are you a creative or entrepreneur that wishes you could speak tech with your web development team? Maybe you wish you could code a bit yourself? Programming for Non-Programmers is a workshop series at General Assembly designed to help non-programmers communicate more efficiently with developers or to help aspiring developers get started.

Schedule

Aug 10
Saturday, 10 August 10 am – 5 pm EDT Session I: Intro to Programming & Front-End Web Development

You will be introduced to a broad overview of programming and learn the following along the way.

  • What is programming?
  • What can you build with various languages?
  • What is web development?
  • The difference between a web site and web app
  • Stages of web development.
  • The difference between front-end and back-end web development.
  • What are common programming concepts?

The basics of code:

  • HTML/CSS & JavaScript.
  • Demo, read and update simple examples of code.
Aug 11
Sunday, 11 August 10 am – 5 pm EDT Session II: JavaScript

We will code a website from scratch together and learn the following along the way:

Introduction to Front End Web Development

HTML basics

  • How to get set up on your own 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 the different sections of a site.

You will also learn:

  • How to upload a web page to a server using FTP.
  • How to obtain a domain name.
  • The difference between HTML5/CSS3 and HTML/CSS.
  • The purpose of JavaScript and how it drives interactivity in your site.

Preparation

  • Please bring a laptop to class with Sublime Text downloaded.

Regulatory Information:

General Assembly’s workshops are for recreational purposes and are not regulated by the Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision.

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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