Duration: 12 weeks
6-8 hours a week
Tuesday and Thursday 6-8p
Good software programmers know how to write code that works. Great software programmers know how to write well-documented, solidly-designed code written for an international and diverse audience that is backed up in a repository on a regular basis – and that also works. By writing code in this way, programmers are set up to better work in teams, to find and fix errors more quickly, to write software that not only everyone can use but that everyone will enjoy using, and insure their codebase against disaster.
Learn the process of turning ideas into technical solutions. Early learners often need to learn context and the big ideas of a process before diving into the advanced details, and that’s exactly what you’ll get in this course. You’ll build upon your own idea for an app as you learn the process of conducting market research, user-centered design, and frontend web development. By the end of the course, you will have a user-centered design, wireframes and specification for a web app, along with a frontend user
You will learn
- How to work with source control
- How to design a better user interface
- How to make your software accessible
- How to design your software for a global audience
This course will teach you the fundamentals of formal logic and show you how logical thinking and logical concepts were applied to design and build digital machines. By gaining skills in logical analysis, you will not only gain important life skills, but you will better understand how computers work which will make you a better technician in the long run.
This course will introduce you to the Design Thinking process and illustrate best practices for each step along the way. You will find this is an incredibly powerful tool for any field: from Engineering to Entrepreneurship and beyond. You, will utilize everything you learn in this course to create your very own project. In doing so, you will learn many practical and applicable skills such as user research and rapid prototyping that will set you apart in your field.