Intro to Software Development & Careers in Tech

Mason City


Code 101: Saturday, March 25, 2023
Cost: FREE


NIACC
500 College Drive, McAllister Hall, Room 110E
Mason City, IA 50401


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1 Day Workshop
9am -5pm

Tuition
FREE

Upcoming Class
Saturday, March 25, 2023

A World of New Opportunities

In an economy where software jobs are in high demand and remote work is more accessible than ever before, opportunities exist almost anywhere you can do an internet search. Take full advantage of these unprecedented times with a new career in software! Through DeltaV, North Iowa Area Community College and NewBoCo have partnered to create these opportunities for you!

Learn the fundamentals of web design and the latest in-demand web technologies and programming languages! As part of the curriculum, DeltaV provides experience working on a software team to build real applications, presentation and public speaking exercises, regular career coaching, and job interview experience!

Topics

The Modern Web

  • How the pieces work together
  • Client Side
  • Server Side
  • UX/UI

HTML & CSS

  • Building Your Website
  • Common Tags and Uses
  • Integrating style sheets
  • Modifying CSS styles

The Tech Industry

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

Overview

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you’ll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer.

Code 101 is about learning what it looks like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies.

Get a taste of the DeltaV learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices.

Now with live remote instruction

Our new online platform has the following features:

  • Attend class from anywhere: from the comfort of your home, private office, or cabin in the woods, if you have an internet connection you are all set to join.
  • Whiteboarding with interactive co-annotation
  • Polls for tracking progress
  • Learn from full-time expert Instructors over an interactive real-time video feed
  • No pre-recorded videos or boring slide decks!
  • Receive real-time feedback on projects and assignments
  • Collaborate and interact with fellow students in virtual breakout groups
  • Interactive lab time hosted by instructional staff in small group settings.
  • Develop a truly global network of like-minded individuals
  • Daily attendance and feedback on assignments for the same accountability of in-person classes
  • Outcomes

    By the end of this workshop, you will:

    • Understand the basics of what it means to be a professional software developer.
    • Understand how HTML and CSS 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.

    Computer & Material Requirements

    You are required to supply your own laptop, Chromebook, or iPad with keyboard.

    North Iowa Area Community College

    North Iowa Area Community College enriches lives through comprehensive educational opportunities, a commitment to learner success, community engagement, and leadership. The college strives to transform our region into a center of opportunity by creating high-quality learning experiences, providing exceptional services, and forging collaborative partnerships that prepare students, businesses, and communities for success in a diverse, global society.

    Upcoming DeltaV Code 101 Courses

    Location: Mason City

    Saturday: March 25, 2023
    NIACC
    500 College Dr. McAllister Hall, Rm 110E Mason City, IA 50401

    Join us for our next Code 101. Saturday from 9am – 5pm. This class will also have a virtual option for those that prefer remote learning. The Zoom link will be provided the day before class.

    Register Now!

    Location: Mason City

    Saturday: April 15, 2023
    NIACC
    500 College Dr. McAllister Hall, Rm 110E Mason City, IA 50401

    Join us for our next Code 101. Saturday from 9am – 5pm. This class will also have a virtual option for those that prefer remote learning. The Zoom link will be provided the day before class.

    Register Now!

    Location: Mason City

    Saturday: May 13, 2023
    NIACC
    500 College Dr. McAllister Hall, Rm 110E Mason City, IA 50401

    Join us for our next Code 101. Saturday from 9am – 5pm. This class will also have a virtual option for those that prefer remote learning. The Zoom link will be provided the day before class.

    Register Now!

    Location: Mason City

    Saturday: June 10, 2023
    NIACC
    500 College Dr. McAllister Hall, Rm 110E Mason City, IA 50401

    Join us for our next Code 101. Saturday from 9am – 5pm. This class will also have a virtual option for those that prefer remote learning. The Zoom link will be provided the day before class.

    Register Now!

    Code of Conduct Policy

    Punctuality, participation in discussions, completion of assignments, and demonstration of professional courtesy to others are required, in accordance with our Code of Conduct. Attendance will be taken at the beginning of every class. Students should always contact the instructors ahead of time if they are unable to attend all or part of published class / lab hours.

    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 12:00 noon on the day before the workshop.