FUNDER / LOCATION
LIFT - open to people based in the London boroughs of Camden, Hackney, Islington or Tower Hamlets
DELIVERY PARTNERS
Softwire
Application dates

From: Jan 09, 2022

To: Feb 06, 2022

Programme dates

From: Feb 23, 2022

To: Mar 30, 2022

Employability

Intro to Coding

Brought to you by LIFT and OneTech, Intro to Coding is a beginner's programme designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to start a career in the thriving world of software development. No prior coding experience is needed. An understanding of GCSE level maths would be beneficial.

Over 6 weeks, you will gain core skills in software development (including HTML, CSS, Javascript and NODE) and build a portfolio to show to prospective employers. Plus, you will get enhanced access to advanced courses, entry-level jobs or apprenticeships with leading software development company Softwire.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

To build front-end developer skills with basic knowledge of back-end process

To develop a digital portfolio, ready to show prospective employers

To gain confidence in applying to junior tech /apprentice software developer roles 

CURRICULUM
  • Introduction to HTML and Developer Tools
  • Adding Style to Web Documents with CSS
  • Programming vs Coding
  • JavaScript (in-browser)
  • Local Development, Text Editing and IDEs
  • Problem solving using Node
  • Portfolio Support & drop-in sessions

Application Process
PROGRAMME LENGTH
6 weeks, 1.5 hours per week (Thursdays 18:30-20:00)