Code 101

Intro to Software Development & Careers in Tech

New! Two-day Code 101: Tuesday & Wednesday October 23 & 24
Location: The Geonetric building in Cedar Rapids
Time: 9am-3pm each day

Code 101: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Location: The Geonetric building in Cedar Rapids
Time: Doors open at 8:30am, class starts promptly at 9am; class ends by 8pm.

1 Day Workshop
9am – 8pm


Next Class
October 13, 2018

*100% of the fee for this workshop can be applied as a credit toward Code 102 or Code 201.


Computer Setup

  • Slack
  • Atom
  • Git

The Modern Web

  • How the pieces work together


  • Building Your Website
    Common Tags and Uses


  • Integrating style sheets
  • Modifying CSS styles


  • Sharing code
  • Git and version control
  • Terminal and the command line

The Tech Industry

  • A typical day for a software developer
  • Common job titles
  • The path to becoming a web or mobile developer


Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! This one-day workshop is the perfect place to figure out if it’s for you.

You will get a sneak peek of what a career in coding involves, plus a taste of the DeltaV learning experience


At the end of this workshop, you will:

  • Understand the basics of what it means to be a professional software developer.
  • Understand how HTML, CSS, and JavaScript work together to create the modern web.
  • Create a complete website.
  • Know how to deploy your website and be able to share your accomplishments with friends and family.
  • Be able to identify whether a career in coding and the DeltaV program is right for you.


Set up Atom, Terminal, and Git. Follow the guide for your operating system below.

Having trouble following these guides? An hour before the start of the workshop will be dedicated to helping students get their computers set up with these tools.

Computer & Material Requirements

Students are required to bring their own laptop. Before the workshop, please:

Upcoming DeltaV Code 101 Courses

Two Day Code 101 – 10/23/18 & 10/24/18

We understand that it can be hard to dedicate an entire Saturday to a class, so we are now offering Code 101 as a back to back 2 day course! Sign up for a Two Day Code 101 that runs October 23-24 from 9am-3pm each day at DeltaV Headquarters at the Geonetric Building in Cedar Rapids!

Code 101 – 11/3/18

Our last Code 101 of 2018 before Code 102 starts in December! Join us at DeltaV Headquarters at the Geonetric Building in Cedar Rapids for Code 101.

Code of Conduct Policy

Punctuality, participation in discussions, completion of assignments, and demonstration of professional courtesy to others are required. Attendance will be taken at the beginning of the workshop. Passing requires attendance to the full workshop.

Refund Policy

Can’t attend the workshop after you register? We will refund tuition paid for Code 101 and Code 102 workshops, but only if you notify us by email of your cancellation before 12:00pm on the day before the workshop.