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Front-End Web Development Bootcamp Front-End Web Development Bootcamp
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Front-End Web Development Bootcamp

Start building responsive websites with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript — a versatile skill set with powerful applications in a variety of design, marketing, and other tech-adjacent roles.

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INSTRUCTOR-LED | 60 HOURS | ONLINE

OVERVIEW

Being able to create simple web pages with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is often useful, even for people outside the standard developer track.

In this training programme, students get practice designing and building their own custom responsive websites.

PREREQUISITES

This is a beginner-friendly programme with no prerequisites, although some students may have coded previously.

First-time programmers will have access to pre-course preparatory lessons and additional resources to boost their confidence with key concepts.

IDEAL FOR

Designers and product managers looking to create functional coded mockups and prototypes.

Marketers who want to be able to use HTML and CSS in their emails to create a richer experience.

Managers who want to develop a vocabulary for working with front-end web developers and web designers.

 

OUTCOMES

Level 1 Development Skills: Design and build web pages from scratch.

A custom website that can go into the student’s professional portfolio.

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Course Outline

Unit 1: HTML & CSS Basics
  • Become acquainted with basic developer tools like text editors. Build your first website using HTML and CSS, and learn how to use the box model, grids, and media queries to achieve responsive behavior.

Unit 2: Adding Interactivity
  • Learn basic programming fundamentals in JavaScript and use it to add event handlers so that your site can respond to user behavior.

Unit 3: Building in Concert
  • Tie together topics from the previous two units, and learn how to debug and refactor your code.

Unit 4: Final Project
  • Design and build a website of your choice; it can be a portfolio website, a marketing website for a startup or business, or even a prototype for a simple web application.

Inside Our Best-in-Class Curriculum

Real-World Portfolio Projects

Apply your coding skills to a real project — build a dynamic website of your choice, such as a design portfolio, data visualisation, or game. Combine technical and design skills to create a responsive website that’s compatible with modern browsers and devices.

Individualised Instructor Support

Get guidance, feedback, and more from experts who are dedicated to supporting your learning and career goals. Get individual feedback and guidance from instructors and TAs during office hours. Stay motivated and make the most of your experience with the help of GA's dedicated team. 

Global Network of 100K+ Alumni

Create connections with peers that last well beyond your time in the classroom. As part of the GA alumni community, you’ll gain access to networking events and workshops to keep evolving your career for years to come.

Elite Instructors

These front-end development veterans bring in-depth experience from the field to the classroom each day, providing invaluable insights into succeeding on the job. 

GA instructors* are committed to providing personalised feedback and support to help you gain confidence with key concepts and tools.

*GA instructors are subject to their availability

Frequently Asked Questions

Why are front-end web development skills relevant today?

Literacy in web development basics is in demand across a range of industries, including design, marketing, and product development. According to a recent Burning Glass report, “Our analysis of 26 million U.S. online job postings showed that jobs that required coding skills not only paid more, but also were growing more rapidly than the job market itself.” These opportunities aren’t limited to those with formal computer science training — employers want skills, not degrees.

Master the technical vocabulary you need to communicate confidently with web developers and technical stakeholders, and start applying your new skill set on the job immediately.

What are the professional backgrounds of front-end web development students?

This course is popular among mid-career professionals in tech-adjacent roles who are looking to gain new skills to grow in their current jobs. Common roles include UX and UI designers, print and graphic designers, digital marketers, content producers, product managers and product designers.

Ultimately, this programme attracts students that are interested in building technical literacy, communicating better with developers, and taking their practice to the next level.

Will I earn a certificate?

Yes! Upon passing this course, you will receive a signed certificate of completion. Thousands of GA alumni use their course certificate to demonstrate skills to employers and their LinkedIn networks. GA’s front-end developer course is well-regarded by many top employers, who contribute to our curriculum and use our tech programmes to train their own teams.

Who teaches this course?

Our instructors represent the best and brightest web development professionals who combine in-depth knowledge as practitioners with a passion for nurturing the next generation of talent.

We work with a large pool of experienced instructors around the world.

Are there any prerequisites for this front-end web development course?

This is a beginner-friendly programme with no prerequisites, although some students may have coded previously. First-time programmers will have access to pre-course preparatory lessons and additional resources to boost their confidence with key concepts.

Can I work full-time while enrolled in this course?

Yes! All of our part-time courses are designed for busy professionals with full-time work commitments. 

You will be expected to spend time working on homework and projects outside of class hours each week, but the workload is designed to be manageable with a full-time job.

If you need to miss a session or two, we offer resources to help you catch up. We recommend you discuss any planned absences with your instructor.

What projects will I work on during the course?

For your capstone project, you’ll leverage HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to develop a dynamic website from scratch. Combine technical and design skills to create a responsive website that’s compatible with modern browsers and devices. We encourage you to tackle a coding challenge that’s related to your work or a passion project you’ve been meaning to carve out time for.

Throughout the course, you’ll also complete a number of smaller labs designed to reinforce what you’ve learned in each unit.

How does this programme relate to GA’s other web development courses?

Front-End Web Development is GA’s most popular “starter course” for those who are curious about careers in tech or want to work more effectively with technical stakeholders. Graduates can go on to continue honing their skills in our evening and 1-week JavaScript Development course or commit to a career change with our Software Engineering Immersive programme.