Savvy Coders Curriculum

Savvy Coders offers a smart, rapid-paced, and tested approach to teaching the fundamentals of coding in a hands on setting for adults. To understand how we create such value for our students, one has only to look our coding class curriculum. We offer a great deal of information and value to our students. This, in tandem with one-on-one time with our instructors, allows us to create savvy coders in just six weeks.

Fundamentals of computing, HTML, CSS and JavaScript

• How to use the terminal
• Basic markdown
• Interacting with the DOM
• HTML tags and structure
• CSS Styling

Object oriented JavaScript, use JavaScript to delve deeper into the industry standard of code design through Objects while
building your portfolio

• Object creation and manipulation
• Extending Objects through inheritance
• Using Objects in software
• Mastering Chrome Developer Tools
• Building a fully-functional website for your portfolio
• Version control with git and Github
• Basic JavaScript fundamentals

Functional JavaScript, key principles of programming with the language of the Web

• Library usage with underscore.js
• Advanced variable and function use
• JavaScript/browser interactions through the DOM
• Adding a web interactively with JQuery
• Implementing video and audio through HTML5

Advanced Implementation and Web APIs, build applications for larger-scale deployment and connect to other parts of the Web through APIs

• Adding geo-location functionality with Google Maps API
• Implementing secure payment processing with Stripe
• Building your own APIs
• Deploying applications on a large scale
• Using backend-as-a-service
• Responsive website design
• Design principles for the Web and software design and testing
• Design for SEO and social media marketing

If you are ready to take control of your career and explore the wonderful world of coding, apply today!

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