Web Development Online

Summer Immersion Academy

In Partnership with iXperience

Program Highlights

The basics of coding: Learn in the essential markup and coding languages of the web: HTML, CSS, and Javascript.
Mobile-first, responsive design: This is the default of the modern web. Learn coding frameworks and techniques that ensure that your web sites work well on all screen sizes.
Software tools: Learn which software tools are most popular in the world of today’s editors including Figma and Adobe XD.
Git and Github: This is the industry standard for collaborating on, sharing and hosting software on the internet.
Databases: Learn the basics and how to store/work with data to drive your website.
Effective debugging: Learn with tools like Chrome Developer Tools that might help you make sure your code works perfectly on every browser.
APIs: Understand how to use APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) so you can communicate with other websites all over the web.
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Tuition:

Online Tuition:
$1,798

Dates:

Session 2:
July 3, 2023 July 13, 2023 6am - 9am PDT | 9am - 12pm EDT

Location:

Online
Online

Course Overview

This innovative college-level course in partnership with iXperience is perfectly designed to help high schoolers gain real world knowledge and experience before committing to a Web Development path in college. Students in this course will design and develop simple frontend web applications using HTML, CSS and Javascript. They will use GIT to version control code and collaborate with other developers on the same project. Students will also design database tables and structures, while learning to integrate with a serverless backend framework (Firebase).

They will get to design, develop and deploy a FullStack web application. While specific briefs vary from course to course, all of the projects are selected to perfectly complement the skills covered in class and enable students to make a real-world impact.

Who
Open to any high school student who will be entering freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year in Fall 2023. Space is limited. Each session is limited to 35 students per track.

How
Classes will be held via Zoom and facilitated in real-time by the instructor and a classroom coordinator.

Meet your instructor

Akhil Boddu

Previous instructor and industry specialist for this course

Akhil was born in Hyderabad, India, brought up in Nairobi, Kenya and is now building a career in South Africa running two specialist web development companies. He graduated from the University of Cape Town (UCT) with a first-class degree in Computer Science and Information Systems as well as a postgraduate qualification.

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Course Schedule


Course Schedule
● Week 1: Students will kick off their week with an introduction to HTML & CSS, and then begin learning about and using GIT & Bootstrap. They will then finish off the week learning about DOM, AsyncJS and local storage, as well as the intricacies of APIs & Firebase.
● Week 2: In their second week, students will begin using fullstack while focusing on web design, and cloud functions. Their second week will culminate with their final presentations

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