Open Code

Learn Web Development

  • Hands On

    Build your digital portfolio at each level of the program

  • Career Focused

    Connect with employers through internship opportunities and our business pipeline

  • Build a Foundation

    Continue your studies with LaGuardia's New Media Technology AAS degree

More than 20,000 more web developers will be needed

by 2022.

Are you ready?

Classes

Web Development Fundamentals (HTML/CSS)

  • Learn how to use HTML5 and CSS coding languages to create web sites.
  • Explore basic web design concepts and work with commonly used software tools to create sites that function well on multiple devices.
  • Prerequisites: Basic computer knowledge and keyboarding skills.
  • 20 Session/60 Hours.
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays 6PM-9PM, March 22 - May 23
  • $350.00
  • Course Number: A05WEB001A

Creating Interactive Websites with JavaScript

  • Create a dynamic website using JavaScript.
  • Understand and explore how to add interactivity, special effects and enhanced functionality
  • Prerequisites: Knowledge of HTML and CSS.
  • 20 Sessions/60 Hours.
  • Mondays & Wednesdays 6PM-9PM, April 13 - June 22
  • $500.00
  • Course Number: A05WEB002A

Back-End Web Development and Database(PHP/SQL)

  • Learn programming and database fundamentals using PHP and MySQL, the languages used by over 200 million websites including Facebook, WordPress, Wikipedia, Yahoo, and Pinterest.
  • In this course you will be introduced to Object Oriented Programming, learn how to develop content management systems and explore database structures.
  • Prerequisites: Web fundamentals and Intro to JavaScript courses or demonstrated knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • 20 Sessions/60 Hours.
  • $750.00
  • First Class Begins: Spring 2016

Advanced JavaScript

  • Learn advanced client and server side JavaScript with topics including Node JS, AJAX and Agile Technologies. JavaScript is consistently cited as one of the most in-demand languages by employers and this course will provide you with the tools to take your JS skills to the next level.
  • Prerequisites: Web fundamentals and Intro to JavaScript courses or demonstrated knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • 20 sessions/60 hours
  • $750
  • First Class Begins: Spring 2016

Ruby on Rails

  • Learn how to develop fully functioning web applications using Ruby on Rails, a framework that works with the Ruby Programming language.
  • Ruby on Rails was designed to develop web applications and get them up and running quickly and is gaining in popularity with over 600,000 websites including Amazon.com running on Rails. In this course you will learn how to program in Ruby, to gain a greater understanding of working with frameworks in an agile development environment, and to develop your own web application project.
  • Prerequisites: Web fundamentals and Intro to JavaScript courses or demonstrated knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • 20 sessions/60 hours
  • $750
  • First Class Begins: Spring 2016

Open Code is a five course web development training program that will teach you how to create web sites using programming languages, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript and PHP.

Registration & Contact Info

Register Now Here

Contact info 718-482-7244 email acereg@lagcc.cuny.edu

Instructors

Johan Martin

Johan Martin has worked on websites for companies such as Rent The Runway, CNBC and Experian working on both the front-end and back-end of their web projects. He spends most of his time in New York City but has been known to spend time in locations as far-flung as Bali to South Africa. He just completed a project as the photographer for a book on the Wineries of the Sierra Foot Hills

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Caridad Zegarra

Caridad Zegarra is the Manager for Creative and Web Services in the Marketing and Communications Department at LaGuardia Community College. Caridad’s passion and focus is in bringing humanity to digital experiences through solutions that serve a real, tangible purpose to people and businesses. Her expertise is derived from over 10 years of creating compelling designs, developing and maintaining websites, and a broad range of online initiatives.

Caridad is also an Adjunct Instructor in LaGuardia’s Humanities Department where she teaches Internet and Mobile Game Design with ActionScript, Web Development & Design Foundation with HTML 5, CSS3, Framework, Internet Video and DVD Development using Adobe Creative Suite.

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