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INTRO TO CODING: HTML & CSS

May 22 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

FREE

Explore the programming languages that power the web and write your first line of code.
During our online introductory workshop, explore the building blocks of the web — HTML and CSS — and learn how you can apply these programming languages to develop your own simple sites.

What will the remote learning experience be like?
Ask questions and interact with peers and expert instructors — all in real time. Collaborate via live chat, voice, and video.
Complete hands-on coursework in an online classroom designed to keep you engaged and focused.
Gain accountability and guidance from your instructor and fellow classmates to help you turn skills into career success.
Takeaways
By writing your own lines of code, you’ll:

Get a closer look at how the developer community and many different fields benefit from coding knowledge.
Learn how HTML and CSS function together to form the backbone of the web.
Cover key coding terms and principles.
Develop a custom, working web page from scratch.

Chart your own career path.
Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Design and build a custom site online in our mentor-guided HTML, CSS, & Web Design Circuit. Incorporate JavaScript and code dynamic sites in our part-time, on-campus Front-End Web Development workshop. Or, go all-in and become a job-ready developer our 12-week, full-time Web Development workshop, available on campus and online.

Preparation
A laptop is required for this workshop.
For those on Windows, you’ll need Microsoft Windows 7/8/10 (32- or 64-bit). For those with Macs, you’ll need the Mac OS X 10.8.5 or higher, up to 10.11.4 (El Capitan). Upgrade your operating system before class, if needed.
Basic technical aptitude and orientation to computers, and curiosity to learn new tools.
Download Sublime Text 3.
NOTE: A small percentage of participants may not receive emails from us due to some domains blocking our automated emails. If you do not receive sign in instructions within 1 hour of the livestream, please email hello@generalassemb.ly and someone from our team will be sure to respond to you with sign in instructions right away.

About the Instructor
Madeline O’Moore
Freelance Front End Developer

An accomplished front end developer and web designer, Madeline has worked in web design/development and e-commerce for over five years. A graduate of NYU’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study she has continued to focus her career on the innovative use of technology. She is currently based in Los Angeles but travels often :).

Madeline also mentors our HTML, CSS, & Web Design Circuit.

In recognition of her exemplary service in the classroom, Madeline has been selected as a member of General Assembly’s Distinguished Faculty program.

About Our Partners
Women Who Code Houston

Women Who Code is the largest and most active community in the world dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We empower engineers with skills needed for professional advancement, and provide environments where networking and mentorship are valued. WWCode has garnered a membership exceeding 167,000, executed more than 9,000 events around the world, and has a presence in 20 countries.

General Assembly(GA)

About General Assembly (GA): General Assembly is a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today’s most in-demand skills – from software engineering and UX design, to data, to product management and digital marketing. Established in early 2011, GA is the leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions with 20+ campuses across four continents.Web https://generalassemb.ly/

Details

Date:
May 22
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/ITExperience/events/270687455/