Dates: Sunday, July 13 from 12-3:30 PM
Location: Dev Bootcamp, 351 W Hubbard, Floor 7
A limited number of scholarships are available for those with a financial hardship. To apply, click here. Do not RSVP for the event. The deadline to apply for a scholarship is May 25. Scholarship applicants will be notified shortly after the deadline. Class capacity does not impact scholarship students.
You should have:
(a) taken Intro or Intermediate HTML/CSS through Girl Develop It, or
(b) built and managed websites on your own,
(a) taken JS101 (full 4-week series, or completed all exercises and homework for the self-paced workshop) and JS201 through Girl Develop It, or
• Your laptop (Mac, PC, or Linux are all okay).
• A modern web browser - either Chrome or Firefox with Firebug installed.
• A text editor. We recommend Sublime Text 2 (free; available for both Mac and PC).
• What is an API?
• How do client-side APIs work?
• HTML and embedded object APIs
• Script APIs
• XmlHttpRequest as API
• JSONP APIs
• Client-side APIs: what are they? How do they work? How are they different from the other types of APIs?
• Pros and cons to using APIs for data
Instructor: Maria Tzeka
Maria Tzeka is a part of the Engineering team at MarkITx working on the front-end and using frameworks such as Backbone. She is an alumni of the Interactive Arts and Media BFA program at Columbia College Chicago and has been previously worked for The Field Museum and Mediafly, Inc. Having volunteered for the Adler Planetarium's Girls Do Hack event last year, Maria has developed a strong interest in continuing to help out in the community.
Hosted by: Dev Bootcamp
If you are interested in being a teaching assistant for this workshop, please contact Liz through Meetup or via email. TAing is a great way to practice what you know and to get to know members of our community.