Program

The minor works using a studio model. We have a dedicated classroom with a refrigerator❄️, sandwich iron 🥪 and stand-up desks👖. Here we work for 40 hours a week💪, like in a real company. Every day students have the option to ask questions to the mentors and of course other students.

Periode: 1
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CSS To The Rescue
CSS & accessibility

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Creating fun, pleasurable and accessible solutions for different kinds of interfaces.

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Using CSS without the use of classes. Getting to know the basic CSS principles is key!

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Finetune the structure and flow of your app, because It's a wrap!

Open CSS To The Rescue
Web app from scratch
Javascript introduction

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Introduction to Javascript object programming and coding design patterns.

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Resolving and manipulating data from an API.

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Designing your pleasurable interface with attention to detail.

Open Web app from scratch
Periode: 2
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Performance matters
Website performance

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Make the basic functionality work on on as many devices as possible.

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Add feature detection to one of your applications.

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Turn your application into a three layer progressive enhancent one.

Open Performance matters
Browser Technologies
Progressive Enhancement

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Do a performance audit of an existing site and make a plan to improve it.

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Add serverside rendering to one of your applications, also turn it in to a progressive web app.

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Add more optimalisations and a service worker. Make your application work offline.

Open Browser Technologies
Periode: 3
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Real Time Web
Live data

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Set up your very own development environment and build/deploy a basic app

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Learn about client-server communication and connect with a real-time data source

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Continue working on your own API and learn about different ways to share your data

Open Real Time Web
Web Design
Design like a pro

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Design a user interface for a use case. Make your design in HTML, CSS and Javascript keeping at least three interface design principles in mind

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User needs and usability. Write user stories and test with real people.

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Learn how to implement feedback in your design. Loading web pages, showing error messages and much more

Open Web Design