Programming for Non-Programmers - The Basics
10

Thursday, 10 December

11 pm – 1 am EST

FREE!
Cost

In Partnership With:

International Rescue Committee logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

Programming for Non-Programmers - The Basics | December 10

Arwa Lokhandwala Photo


Lead Instructor, General Assembly

10

Thursday, 10 December

11 pm – 1 am EST

Online

Anywhere
Online
FREE!
Cost

In Partnership With:

International Rescue Committee logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

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 workshop series at General Assembly designed to help non-programmers communicate more efficiently with developers or to help aspiring developers get started.

Takeaways

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

The tech speak

  • 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.

Preparation

Laptop is required for this workshop.

About the Instructor

Arwa Lokhandwala Photo

Lead Instructor,
General Assembly

Arwa is a Full Stack Developer with over 5 years of experience in creating and deploying scalable web applications that handle an average daily request load of 400K to 1M queries, for companies like Telstra, BookMyShow & Reliance Jio. She is a coder at heart with a passion for sharing. One way she does this is by speaking at Conferences and Meetups. She is also a technical blogger and enjoys spending her free time writing. Arwa is a strong advocate for Women in Technology and currently leads the Women Techmakers Singapore chapter. She is also a co-organiser for groups like GDG Singapore and Mumbai Women Coders. In her spare time she also loves reading non-fiction books and watching sci-fi movies & series.

About Our Partners

International Rescue Committee

For every eligible individual who registers for these Featured Workshops, held from November 10, 2020 to December 30, 2020, GA will donate $1 USD to the International Rescue Committee up to $150,000.

The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. For more information visit www.rescue.org.

For the full terms and conditions of this donation promotion please click here.

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