About This Course

Gain an understanding of the basics of computer coding to improve your IT knowledge and capability while enhancing your confidence to continue learning.

  • Expert Instruction

    10 expert delivered modules to complete at your own pace while studying anywhere, anytime, and from any device.

  • Career Projection

    Individuals who have at least a basic grasp on coding and programming will be highly sought after in that marketplace. The Coding for Beginners class will give you a significant foot-in-the-door advantage over your peers.

  • Certification

    Once you’ve successfully completed your course and passed the exams, you’ll receive your certification.

10 Modules

  • Module 1: Meet Javascript

    What is Coding?
    What are the Coding Languages?
    Meet Javascript
    Why Use Javascript?
    What you can’t do with Javascript

  • Module 2: The Basics To Javascript

    Your First Script!
    Whitespace and Line Breaks
    Upper and Lower Cases
    Data Types
    Variable Scope

  • Module 3: Operators

    What is an Operator?
    Different Types of Operators
    If Else Statements
    For Loop
    While Loop
    Do-While Loop

  • Module 4: Arrays

    What is An Array?
    Properties of Arrays
    Methods for Arrays
    Create an Array
    Size an Array
    Show Array Element Values

  • Module 5: Strings

    What is a String?
    String Length
    Join Strings
    Change String to Array
    Extract Substring
    Convert Number to a String and vice versa

  • Module 6: Objects

    What are Objects?
    Properties of Objects
    User Defined Objects
    Defining Methods for an Object

  • Module 7: Events

    What is an Event?
    Event Types
    HTML 4 Standard Events

  • Module 8: Forms

    Basics of Forms
    Access Attributes of Forms
    Assign Text Value

  • Module 9: Css

    What is CSS?
    Basics of Styling
    Box Model
    Classes ID’s and Selectors
    Positioning Forms

    Module 10: Techniques To Become A Better Programmer

    Use Comments to Clarify Tips on Readable Code
    Pseudo- Code
    What’s Next?

The Coding For Beginners course is offered by our partners at the International Open Academy (IOA). You will be forwarded to the IOA course page to proceed with your application.

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With our technology driven world, learning the basics of coding and programming can be extremely useful for your every day technical needs   


What in the world is coding all about?

The terms coding and programming are thrown about quite frequently in the computer world, but most people don’t really understand what the words mean. In fact, most are coding and programming illiterates and even the ones that can offer up a believable definition, don’t go much further than that in their knowledge base. Our Coding for Beginners class is an excellent introduction to the world of programming and its significance to the modern day computer user. 

Still wondering why you need this course?

It’s simple really, the world is becoming more and more automated. Businesses are relying quite heavily on their website’s traffic margin. Online searches and sales are skyrocketing daily. It is garishly obvious that computer technology is not only here to stay but is on the upsweep of the career market. Individuals who have at least a basic grasp on coding and programming will be highly sought after in that marketplace, as it will be apparent that they are people on the cutting edge of modern technology. The Coding for Beginners class will give you a significant foot-in-the-door advantage over your peers.

What you will learn

Those who enroll in the class will garner a slew of useful information to include:

  • Answers to common coding questions, what it is and how it’s used.

  • Javascript and CSS styling basics.

  • Instruction on proper usage of objects, arrays, strings, forms and events.

  • Techniques to become a better programmer.

  • An intensive amount of information about operators and the arithmetic and bitwise that goes along with them.

  • How to convert strings to numbers and the reverse.

  • The properties of, and defining methods for, objects.

  • How to assign text values and use pseudo-code.

  • Who is this course for?

    Those who are curious about coding and working in the tech industry and people who are ready to start a career in coding, and want to take that first step.
    But we would also love to see anyone who has curiosity as to how our online world is built!

  • Career path

    The tech industry has a multitude of jobs, almost all of which require experience in coding! After completing this course, you could be one step closer to a career in coding and maybe even use your newfound knowledge to impress your boss and gain a promotion!

  • Requirements

    This course is delivered through the International Open Academy. Whose courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required. Courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

  • International Open Academy

    The International Open Academy (IOA) is a leader in online learning. They are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (icoes.org), and their online courses and exams are accessible to students all over the world - from any digital device. The IOA have helped over 320,000 students from 139 countries upgrade their job training, launch new careers, and discover exciting new passions. All IOA courses span a wide spectrum of topics, and are geared towards career training, skill development, and finding sustainable employment. IOA is a proud member of the European Commission’s The Digital Skills & Jobs Coalition, a multi-stakeholder partnership involving Member States, companies, social partners, NGOs, and educational establishments working to advance digital skills and job training throughout the European Union. They are also proud to collaborate with Tech Partnership, where they join Google, Microsoft, IBM, Cisco, and others in the network, to promote skill development and training for today’s digital economy.

    International Open Academy

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Delivered and certified by The International Open Academy

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