CodeHeroes by Code for Asia Society Ltd.
Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 9:00 AM - Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 6:00 PM (PST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Code for Asia Society Ltd. is the official organiser of #codeathon 2017 - a regional hackathon event with the theme of "Technopreneurship for Gender Equality" supported by the organisations below:
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CodeHeroes is a 2-day flagship, experiential coding programme for teenagers who want to build fun things with technology. Designed for beginners, students will acquire transferable computational thinking skills and get started on coding through developing Android and web apps. Through a game-based and interactive learning methodology, CodeHeroes builds a solid foundation for students' future success.
You are encouraged to invite friends and family to your graduation showcase, and you will be award a certificate upon completion.
- Some videos of our previous classes may be seen here: https://vimeo.com/176288437
- Overseas digital immersion trip for Ngee Ann Polytechnic students: https://vimeo.com/174054148
What You'll Build:
- An android app for friends and family to download
- A personal landing page, live on the web
What You'll Need:
- Bring your own laptop
- And Android device, if you have any (otherwise you'll need an install an emulator)
- Timing: 9am-6pm everyday
- Location: TBC closer to event date, we have used Upper Thomson Road, NTUC (One Marina Boulevard) and IMDA Pixels Labs (Bugis) in the past... We'll always pick somewhere central
- Structure: Our 9am-6pm schedule is made up of 5 breakout sessions, 3 short breaks and 1 lunch break
- Details: You will learn basic computational concepts such as variables, loops and the particular syntax of different languages. Most importantly, you will acquire valuable problem-solving skills that can be applied to different domains.
- 1:8 ratio - we keep class sizes small to maximise your learning
- Hands-on Projects - you get to work towards building a personal portfolio and create fun things with technology
- Access to Industry Mentors and Events - be part of an alumni network that enjoys privileged access to tech events and connect with insiders to learn what a day in the life of a Google developer is like!
- Learn for Life - if you like it, you can continue to hone your skills further and explore other possibilities in technology with us. We also offer overseas immersion trips, service learning and internships with a tech edge.
- Original Price: $999
- EARLY BIRD: $799 (sign up by February 28)
- BUDDY PROMO: $50 off each when your friend signs up!
- TWO IS BETTER THAN ONE: Sign up with a sibling and enjoy ~30% off each! *not usable with other promos
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- or WhatsApp +65 8183 3039 (Ernie)
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Code for Asia
Find out more about us @ http://codefor.asia/about-us/