WINTER 2020 | Front End Web Development Learn how to design and launch a website from start to finish in this 8-week course. A great opportunity for business owners that want to control their presence online! Whether you've never touched a website or maybe done a little dabbling in Wordpress, you'll learn everything you need to know about web-design in this class. Topics covered include HTML, CSS, JS, and responsive web design for mobile and tablets.

Join us on Wednesday, Jan 15th at 5:30 PM for our Academy Meet + Greet for a chance to meet instructors + ask questions. Register Here.

This course will start on January 28 and meet every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm-9pm for 8 weeks at our City Garage campus. Learn about the Betamore Academy experience here.  There will be a makeup day scheduled due to the Thanksgiving Holiday.


Zac Heisey is a freelance web developer and instructor with a passion for vanilla JavaScript, nonprofits, teaching, travel, and JAMstack web development. He specializes in building fast, simple, secure websites and web apps, as well as introducing new students to web development through basic front end technologies (HTML, CSS, and JavaScript). Zac is also a Betamore Academy alumnus, having participated in the Spring 2016 FEWD cohort.

Here's what you'll be learning:

UNIT 1: Intro to Front-End Web Development

UNIT 2: Version Control with Git & GitHub

UNIT 3: HTML Basics

UNIT 4: CSS Basics

UNIT 5: Page Layout and Responsive Web Design

UNIT 6: JavaScript Basics

UNIT 7: The DOM and Event Handling

UNIT 8: Accessibility, Optimization, and Deployment

UNIT 9: Working with APIs

The course syllabus for the WINTER 2020 cohort can be found here (subject to change). Links to helpful tools, lessons, and other resources to help give you a head start before the course begins can be found here.