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Teach Yourself How to Code

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Teach Yourself To Code
Tuesday October 1st from 7 pm - 8:30pm
Jennifer Aprahamian, Full Stack Developer

Are you interested in learning how to code in your spare time, but overwhelmed by the massive amount of books and online resources available? Need some guidance on where to start? Not sure whether a subscription is worth it? Join us for a session that breaks down some of the popular online coding courses and tutorials, and helps you find the best path for your learning style, availability, and budget.

Student Takeaways:
Learn about some of the books and online resources available to you, and how to choose the best ones for your needs
Get guidance on which languages and platforms to start with
Find resources for troubleshooting and getting help as you self-teach
Learn about some of the common roadblocks of self-teaching, and when it's time to join a structured class

Prerequisites:
None.

About the Instructor:
Jen Aprahamian is a full stack developer and member of the General Assembly teaching faculty in Los Angeles. She especially enjoys teaching beginner-level courses and fundamentals, because learning to code should be fun and accessible for everyone.

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