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Before starting the course, we are required to complete around 50 hours of prework. The goal of the prework is to provide exposure to crucial concepts in web-based programming that we’ll be covering in-depth during the course.
Completion of this prework is mandatory. Here’s what it covered:
Part 1: Computer Basics
- OSX Basics (1 hour)
- Typing (1 hour)
- Command Line Basics (4 hours)
Part 2: Internet & Web Development Basics
- Internet Basics (1 hour)
- HTML & CSS (15 hours)
Part 3: Programming Basics & Version Control
- Ruby (25 hours)
- Git (6 hours)
Next week, I’ll be dropping off the social grid for a while to be immersed in code for 12 straight weeks!