Web Academy

If you’re fascinated by the world of tech and want to gain the skills to match then this course is for you. Dive into the world of web development by learning about front-end languages, programming fundamentals and by building your own project alongside like-minded peers.

Full Time
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Course overview

This course is designed to catalyze your learning of development and particularly web development. The course runs for 4 weeks and is lead by industry professionals that will facilitate your learning alongside our coaches. Classes are packed with information and the course projects will ensure that the steep learning curve has a practical application.

Course Details

Duration: 4 Weeks

Date: Mon Nov 18 2019

Time: 10am - 3pm

Cost: R8800

Cost: R8800 R7920*
*early bird 5% off your fees
*extra 5% off for full payment before commencement date

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6 Beach Rd, 403 Old Castle Brewery, Woodstock, Cape Town, 7520

What you will learn

Ideal for absolute beginners, this course answers fundamental coding questions and teaches the basic skills that everyone wanting to incorporate code into their careers needs to know. During the course you will learn the basics of the coding languages that are essential for web development, key digital skills that are necessary for a career in tech and fundamental computer science principles.

Outcomes

Understand fundamental computer science principles: Data structures, loops, conditionals, algorithms, debugging etc
Be able to code a website using HTML, CSS and JavaScript
Be able to use front-end frameworks

Requirements

Availability for the duration of the course
Computer literacy
English proficiency

HTML

Learn how to make your front-end interactive using HTML

CSS

Learn how to make your front-end interactive using CSS

Workplace Tools

Learn to use tools that are used on a daily basis in the workplace

Web Development

Learn how the internet works and how website requests are made.

JavaScript

Learn how to make your front-end interactive using JavaScript.

Collaboration & Git

Manage your code versions and deployments using Git and source control.

Responsive web design

Learn to make web pages responsive using CSS, Flexbox, CSS Grid and Bootstrap.

JavaScript fundamentals

Learn how to make your front-end interactive using JavaScript.

Internet architecture

Understand core internet technology. All technical and policy aspects of the underlying core infrastructure

Course Details

Duration: 4 Weeks

Date: Mon Nov 18 2019

Time: 10am - 3pm

Cost: R8800

Cost: R8800 R7920*
*early bird 5% off your fees
*extra 5% off for full payment before commencement date

APPLY NOW

6 Beach Rd, 403 Old Castle Brewery, Woodstock, Cape Town, 7520

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A day in the life

A DAY IN THE LIFE

Mornings
Open up your daily readings: they’ll help you to start thinking and talking like an industry leader. Get to campus early to discuss them over a cup of coffee with your classmates.
Lecture Days
Head into coding lectures and open your laptop. An industry professional will take you through the day’s new coding concepts. You’ll code along and get to work through practical exercises to make sure that you are grasping the concepts. This is your opportunity to ask questions.
Project Days
Put your coding skills to the test with coding projects. By the end of the course, you should have a project to show off to your mom and or future employers! On project days you can choose to work from our co-working space or wherever you feel most productive (working remotely is one of the perks of your future career in tech). You’ll have access to a coach who can guide you along when you work through tricky bugs in your code.
Lunch
Gather around the lunch table for a meal with your classmates and others working from the coworking space.
Afternoons
On some afternoons guest lecturers will share cutting-edge industry trends with you; on others you’ll learn how to use Design Thinking to create innovative solutions. These are the critical 21st century skills that will future proof your career!
Evenings
Be inspired by Cape Town’s start-up scene and build your network by attending networking events. We connect our students to tech-based networking events that let you in on the latest ideas and expand your network.
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Get started

Chat to one of our knowledgable admissions team members who can help you get started.

Consider these details to get the full 10% off your course fees:
Early bird is for signing up before Sat Sep 14 2019 for 5% off
Full payment before commencement date gives you an extra 5% off
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Frequently asked questions

How long is the course?

The course is 4 weeks long on-campus and requires 1 week of pre-work which is done off-campus.

What is the course fee?

The total cost for the course is R8800.

What will I receive at the end of the course?

Upon successfully completing the full-course and meeting the passing criteria you will receive a certificate.

What requirements are needed?

You should be able to attend all of the sessions for the duration of the course. You may use your own laptop but we do have laptops available.

Will I get a job after I graduate?

The web academy course does not include a job placement or internship however you will be well equipped to further your career in development and in the tech space.

Is CodeSpace accredited?

CodeSpace is an accredited institution and is registered with the MICT SETA.