Programming for Non-Programmers
18

Saturday, 18 February

10 am – 3 pm EST

GA D.C., 1776

1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
$125 USD
Regular Ticket
$125 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Programming for Non-Programmers

John Master Photo


Web Developer, ICX Media

18

Saturday, 18 February

10 am – 3 pm EST

GA D.C., 1776

1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
$125 USD
Regular Ticket
$125 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Do you wish you could speak tech with your web development team? Maybe you wish you could code a bit yourself? Whether you're looking to level up in your current role, thinking about switching careers, or just looking for an introduction to code, this one-day Programming for Non-Programmers workshop is for you. You'll learn essential tech lingo, cover basic web development concepts, and try your hand at writing code of your own.

*Half an hour will be allocated for lunch at 12:30pm. You have the option to pack a lunch, help yourself to our peanut butter and jelly sandwich bar, or find something in the vicinity.

Takeaways

  • What is programming? What is web development?
  • What are some common programming languages? What are they used for?
  • What does it take to build a full-stack web app?
  • What are tips & tricks for learning to code and talking with developers?

Prereqs & Preparation

Bring a laptop with a text editor like Sublime Text or Atom installed. Create a basic, free account on CodeEnvy: https://codenvy.io/site/login?redirect_url=https%3A%2F%2Fcodenvy.io%2F. Contact dc@ga.co if you need to borrow a laptop.

About the Instructor

John Master Photo

Web Developer,
ICX Media

John is a developer fascinated by people, puzzles, and programming. He has studied and taught at General Assembly and works as a developer at ICX Media. He is passionate about education and the role of technology in expanding access to quality learning tools.

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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