Code 101

Intro to Software Development & Careers in Tech

Code 101: August 10th, 2019
Location: The Geonetric building in Cedar Rapids
Time: Doors open at 8:30am, class starts promptly at 9am; class ends by 8pm.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner is provided!

1 Day Workshop
9am – 8pm


Next Class
August 10, 2019

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


Computer Setup

  • Slack
  • Visual Studio Code
  • 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 Visual Studio Code, 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 (8GB RAM minimum, no Chromebooks). Before the workshop, please:

Upcoming DeltaV Code 101 Courses

Code 101 – 8/10/19

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.