The Full-Stack Developer program is a comprehensive 24 week, full-time immersive diploma program designed for beginners.
This program enables students to develop the necessary skills to succeed as a junior web and/or mobile application developer.
You’ll also learn how to work with UX and UI designers, deploy different types of databases, write maintainable and testable code, use industry-standard practices for working collaboratively in teams, and deploy your applications to the cloud.
Master the web’s markup language and craft well-structured, semantic HTML.
Develop mobile-first responsive web experiences for users, and add interactivity with CSS3.
Bring your websites to life with jQuery and use it to interact with popular web APIs using Ajax.
Learn how to use CSS preprocessors and incorporate Sass best practices into your development workflow.
Dive into PHP and learn the basics of this popular server-side language, including a gentle introduction to object-oriented programming.
Build WordPress themes and plugins, and learn other WordPress essentials such as custom post types, fields, and taxonomies, as well as its new REST API.
Git and GitHub
Master version control using Git and open-source your code on GitHub.Git and GitHub
Build single-page applications using React for front-end UI component development and routing.
Effectively manage application state using this popular library.
Use Express as a light-weight application framework for architecting your apps in Node.js.
POSTGRESQL and MONGODB
Learn about relational and “NoSQL” databases, and how to choose the best one for your application.
Take your React skills to the next level by building truly native mobile applications for iOS and Android.
Push code to live applications without any downtime using industry best practices for code deployment and integration.
Our commitment to a fully engaged learning process extends into the creation of an energizing environment where you have the time to work and play.
Active Learning Methodology
Instructors facilitate lessons which are designed to be highly interactive and engaging to optimize your retention rate. We are passionate about making learning fun.
Industry Guest Speakers
Industry-taught leaders are often invited in to help with the delivery of specialized topics, and to share inspiring insights on the state of the industry.
Project-Based Applied Learning
You will be given time to work with your team on client projects. It’s during that time that instructors, mentors and TAs will be available to give you guidance and feedback on your work.
Personal & Professional Development
Technical skills and knowledge are one thing, but the reality is that soft-skills are really what will make you a key member of any team. Creativity, empathy and collaboration are the themes we focus on in our PPD program.
Peer & Instructor Feedback
Peer evaluation is a tremendously effective way to not only gain the skills required to assess the quality of a team member’s work, but also to learn how to receive and articulate constructive feedback to them.
Networking & Field Trips
You will be given the opportunity to visit agencies and businesses hiring for digital roles to gain a better understanding of company cultures and environments.
Launch Your Career
You will receive support throughout your job search process. The Career Support Team advises on job opportunities, introduces students to the RED hiring network and provides coaching during the interview and negotiation process. You are also given continual support from your instructors. This includes connecting industry professionals and providing references to potential employers. We are committed to supporting our graduates until a job offer is made within their respected fields of study.
About the School
RED Academy is a leading digital media, design and technology school, with campuses in London, Vancouver and Toronto. We offer in-person courses in Digital Marketing, UX & UI Design and Web & ... Read More