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Web Development Foundations (Boulder Oct 10th)

October 10 @ 6:00 pm - December 7 @ 8:00 pm


Get Prepared for the Web Development Immersive

Beginning your web development journey can sometimes be a little intimidating, especially if you’re trying to achieve the skills necessary to gain acceptance to our 6-month program. This 8-week, part-time workshop was created specifically to help change that and to jumpstart your career as a Web Developer.

This workshop is geared to those that have no previous experience with JavaScript, giving you the foundation to apply your skills to various applications, as well as the knowledge to successfully enter our Web Development Immersive Program.



Why take this workshop?

New to programming or feeling misdirected by self-teaching? This program was developed for you! With a curriculum designed to give you the fundamental building blocks of HTML, CSS and JavaScript, this workshop is intended to prepare you for admission to the Galvanize Web Development Immersive program and provide you a foundation for your programming journey.

You will learn the technical skills needed to succeed in the Galvanize Web Development admissions process, while also giving you the room and space to explore your interests in web development and programming.

NOTE: Successful completion of this workshop does not guarentee acceptance into the Galvanize Web Development Immersive program.

What You’ll Learn:

No matter your existing skill level, by the end of this workshop you will learn:

  • How to program efficiently in JavaScript using: variables, arrays, objects, etc.
  • Working with objects and learning to evaluate conditions
  • Working with functions to create complex code
  • Interacting with the web browser using jQuery
  • Working with JSON documents
  • Interacting with APIs using AJAX, like Google Maps, Instagram, and Twitter


View what past students, with no previous web coding experience, have created in this workshop in just a few short weeks:

Learn to Code JavaScript Boulder



Who Should Take this Class?

This workshop is for anyone interested in learning to understand how to program interactive websites using JavaScript. Typically, we find there are three categories of students:

  • Hobbyist: Come and test the waters and see if working with programming logic and coding is something you enjoy.
  • Future Web Designer: You want to learn more about JavaScript in order to utilize the power of jQuery (which allows JS to interact with the elements within a web page) and work with API’s like Google Maps, Instagram, and Twitter.
  • Future Web Development Immersive Student: If you are considering becoming a Galvanize Web Development student, you will find this workshop will give you the tools and techniques you are expected to know to enter the program. To learn more about the admission requirements for our Web Development Immersive Program, click here.

Tuition Credit

100% of 1 workshop payment, or 75% of two workshop payments can be used as tuition credit for our Web Development Immersive in the following cities: San Francisco, Seattle,  Austin, and Boulder. For these cities, candidates must enroll in an Immersive that begins within 1 year of the completion of their workshop(s). Candidates can take the workshop in any city.

Workshop Dates

Monday & Wednesday

6pm – 8pm

Week 1: Oct 10th & 12th
Week 2: Oct 17th & 19th
Week 3: Oct 24th & 26th
Week 4: Oct 31st & Nov 2nd
Week 5: Nov 7th & 9th
Week 6: Nov 14th & 16th
Thanksgiving Week Off
Week 7: Nov 28th & 30th
Week 8: Dec 5th & 7th



Having existing HTML/CSS web development skills will certainly help you understand how to connect JavaScript with a web page and working with jQuery to create advanced interactivity. If you don’t feel you have the web skills to design full web pages from scratch, consider taking the Zero to Web Designer workshop before or concurrently with this workshop.



Both Mac and Window laptops are acceptable.



If you have questions, or simply want to makes sure that this workshop is for you, please reach out to us at enrollment@galvanize.com


Refund Policy

-Cancel more than 48 hours before first class: Full Refund (minus processing fee).
-Cancel within the first week: Charged for 1 day of class, and reimbursed the remaining fees paid for the workshop.
-Cancel after first week: Can apply cost to different program, no refund.
Please contact enrollment@galvanize.com for more details. 


October 10 @ 6:00 pm
December 7 @ 8:00 pm
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Galvanize – Boulder | Walnut
1023 Walnut Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States


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