Coding 101: HTML & CSS

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Event Category

Business & Technology

Event Overview

About This Class

Meet the programming languages that power the web, and write your first line of code.

Step into the world of web development with General Assembly. During our introductory workshop, explore the building blocks of the web — HTML and CSS — and learn how you can apply these programming languages to develop your own simple sites. By writing your own lines of code, you’ll:

  • Get a closer look at how the developer community and many different fields benefit from coding knowledge.

  • Learn how HTML and CSS function together to form the backbone of the web.

  • Cover key coding terms and principles.

  • Develop a custom, working web page from scratch.

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Design and build a custom site online in our mentor-guided HTML, CSS, & Web Design Circuit. Incorporate JavaScript and code dynamic sites in our part-time, on-campus Front-End Web Development course. Or, go all-in and become a job-ready developer our 12-week, full-time Web Development Immersive program, available on campus and online.


  • Gain an overview of the web development landscape and where HTML/CSS fits in the web ecosystem.

  • Describe the difference between front-end and back-end code and the basic components of HTML, CSS, and Javascript

  • Use HTML and CSS to mark up a basic webpage.

  • Describe the different jobs that use coding or benefit from an understanding of HTML/CSS.

Prereqs & Preparation

Preparation: Please bring a laptop with Atom installed on it.


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About the Instructor

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Ben AustinWeb Developer

Minimum age

All ages welcome

Cancellation Policy

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