This 4-class HTML/CSS course runs back-to-back on Monday/Wednesday for two consecutive weeks.
If you're just learning to code, interested in web development, comfortable with CMSs like Wordpress and Tumblr but craving more control, this is the class for you!
We will guide you through the basics of HTML and CSS, give you some readily-applicable skills, and answer any questions you may have along the way. This is an introductory course that covers the basics of building a website.
Class 1, Introduction to HTML: Mon Feb 4, 7-9pm
Class 2, Introduction to CSS: Wed Feb 6, 7-9pm
Class 3, HTML, beyond the basics: Mon Feb 11, 7-9pm
Class 4, CSS, layouts and formatting: Wed Feb 13, 7-9pm
You can take a sneak peek at the material here: https://www.girldevelopit.com/materials/html-intro
Your laptop and charger. Note: A netbook or tablet is NOT a substitute.
Please install the following free software prior to class (if you run into problems, we will help you at the beginning of our first session):
1) Chrome (https://www.google.com/chrome/browser/desktop/)
2) Sublime Text 3 (http://www.sublimetext.com/3) (If you have a text editor like Atom, Textmate, etc, you're welcome to use that. Word processors like Microsoft Word and Pages cannot be used.)
INTERESTED IN TA-ING?
Fill out this form ( http://goo.gl/forms/ynrPJf7ThQ ) and the organizer will contact you!
We offer needs-based scholarships for people interested in taking any course over $50 who may not be able to afford the registration fee. Apply here (https://docs.google.com/a/girldevelopit.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc8LOblbCuSgKvHvdsMfTTkd83njnqpDVP7-PIHEM1soOnuHg/viewform)
Girl Develop It welcomes all genders and identities to our classroom. By entering this group, all community members agree to abide by our Girl Develop It Code of Conduct (http://www.girldevelopit.com/codeofconduct).
GDI does not offer refunds. If you need to cancel for any reason, your payment will go toward supporting our scholarship fund for students in financial need. If the class is rescheduled, moved to a different location, or canceled by GDI, all participants will be refunded. Thank you for understanding.
We have 100% no drop-ins policy. Students that have not registered on Meetup before the class will not be accepted into the class. Please do not show up to a class without registering via Meetup, you will be turned away.
ABOUT THE TEACHER:
After receiving a BS and Masters in Biology, Mahdi discovered his passion for programming and began his journey as a self-taught programmer.
For the past 5 years, he has been teaching and creating technical curriculum for students in middle school and high school.
Mahdi works as the Curriculum Manager at All Star Code, a non-profit focused on creating economic opportunity by developing a new generation of boys and young men of color with an entrepreneurial mindset who have the tools they need to succeed in a technological world.
HBC Tech is focused on delivering technological innovation for the online and in-store luxury department store, off-price, and specialty businesses for Hudsons Bay Company. Our goal is to provide an enriching, all-channel and fully-responsive customer experience. Learn more about our adventure at tech.hbc.com!