Coding for Non-Coders

An understanding of code is essential these days, right? But what is HTML and CSS and what should I use it for? Coding for Non-coders training course will introduce you to the creative possibilities of code. You’ll leave with the ability to create simple products yourself and work confidently with developers on more complex projects...

Taught by: Rafa Prada.

Description

An understanding of code is essential these days, right? But what is HTML and CSS and what should I use it for? Coding for Non-coders training course will introduce you to the creative possibilities of code. You’ll leave with the ability to create simple products yourself and work confidently with developers on more complex projects.

You’ll begin by learning the logic behind programming languages, with a focus on HTML and CSS. You’ll have the chance to apply theory to practice as you create digital banners and email formats.

We will cover key topics that will explore the creative potential and limitations of HTML. By the end of the course you will have a broader and deeper view of the day-to-day digital tools and be able to participate in the whole spectrum of modern product campaigns.

Combing lecture based learning, workshops and group activity you will gain a deeper understanding of coding. You’ll be open to a range of innovative design solutions for your business and open your skillset to a new realm of creative freedom.

Topics Covered

  • Fundamentals of programming language: HTML and CSS 
  • Coding simple animated banners 
  • Know the code of your emails and websites 
  • Selecting the most appropriate digital solutions 
  • Stages of web development 
  • Briefing a developer on deliverables 

Course Outcomes

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Learn the vocabulary of coding with confidence
  • Understand the web development process and concepts including APIs, CMSs, and responsive content
  • Design HTML emails and banners for personal projects to professional sites 
  • Develop simple landing pages using bootstrap 
  • Select and communicate effectively with web developers and other suppliers
  • Feed in the creative process of the design lifecycle for commercial and non-commercial websites 

Level 

Beginner. This course has been specially designed for people who have not used HTML before. 

Who Should Attend 

This course is perfect for project managers, marketeers, journalists and other professionals who work daily with digital tools and digital suppliers. It is also ideal for entrepreneurs, charities and small businesses that create content in-house. If you are a designer you may be interested in Coding for Graphic Designers

Follow Up Courses

Once you have completed this course you may want to find out more about User Experience Design.


Customised Training

We also offer bespoke courses for groups, individuals and businesses. To find out more, visit our Customised Training page.








Tutor information

Fine art trained and paper lover, Rafa Prada has been working as a Digital and Editorial Designer for just over seven years. He currently combines a full time position as Digital Designer at Nalla, a Branding boutique agency and also freelance work with clients including Levi Strauss & Co, MUSAC and Alastair Marriott (ROH).

Former Lead Designer at University of the Arts London (UAL), Rafa has a big interest in the overlapping of, and tensions between, art, design and tech.





Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
06/12/2017 - 06/12/2017Wednesday11:00 - 17:001 Day£399Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
26/01/2018 - 26/01/2018Friday11:00 - 17:001 Day£420Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
09/02/2018 - 09/02/2018Friday11:00 - 17:001 Day£420Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
07/03/2018 - 14/03/2018Wednesday18:00 - 20:302 Weeks£420Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
06/04/2018 - 06/04/2018Friday11:00 - 17:001 Day£420Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
18/05/2018 - 18/05/2018Friday11:00 - 17:001 Day£420Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
09/06/2018 - 09/06/2018Saturday11:00 - 17:001 Day£420Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
20/07/2018 - 20/07/2018Friday11:00 - 17:001 Day£420Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket