Harvard innovation lab & Hack Harvard Present

Coding Bootcamp: Build a Web App with Python

This will be a weekend of Learning By Doing. We'll build out a web app - from the database through to the UI. We'll be teaching the basics of programming python, building web servers with the Flask framework and MongoDB, and building responsive HTML5 web interfaces with AngularJS.

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Saturday (Slides)
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Setup dev environment and walk through self-guided tutorial to get started
12:00 - 12:30: Lunch
12:30 - 3:00: Learn Python basics
3:00 - 3:15: Break
3:00 - 5:00: Networking and Databases
5:00 - 5:30: Web Servers
5:30 - 6:00: Dinner
6:00 - 7:00: JavaScript
6:00 - 7:00: jQuery Playground

Sunday (Slides)
10am - 6pm:
Learn REST/JSON, HTML5, JavaScript and AngularJS basics
Build the Web App!
(with Lunch around noon)

Pre-requisites: Understanding of Programming Fundamentals (variables, functions, control statements/loops).
Bring a laptop with the latest version of Chrome installed and be ready to code!

jQuery Playground