Programming for Non-Programmers - The Basics
17

Saturday, 17 December

1 5 pm EST

Joseph A. Doorley Municipal Building

444 Westminster Street First Floor Conference Room
Providence , RI 02903
$55 USD
Regular Ticket
$55 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Programming for Non-Programmers - The Basics

Leon Noel Photo


Co-Founder & CEO, SocialSci

17

Saturday, 17 December

1 5 pm EST

Joseph A. Doorley Municipal Building

444 Westminster Street First Floor Conference Room
Providence , RI 02903
$55 USD
Regular Ticket
$55 USD
Total

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.

Prereqs & Preparation

Laptop is required for this workshop.

About the Instructor

Leon Noel Photo

Co-Founder & CEO,
SocialSci

Leon Noel is the CEO of SocialSci, an academic surveying platform used by thousands of scientific researchers around the world. Leon conceived of SocialSci while studying biological anthropology at Yale. His company, incubated by TechStars Boston and Dog Patch Labs, has raised over one million in funding and has helped researchers answer more than 18 million scientific questions. When not running SocialSci, Leon enjoys teaching tech skills to students of all ages through General Assembly, Resilient Coders, and Citizen Schools MA.

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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