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Learn to Code Seattle Workshop: Introduction to JavaScript

February 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Come learn JavaScript for the first time in an all-inclusive and fun environment with Galvanize, the learning community for technology. This course is organized and taught by staff and students of the Galvanize education program and designed for the beginner coder in all of us. Class is limited to 35 people, so sign up early!

In this workshop, you’ll learn: 

• JavaScript syntax and fundamentals

• How to build a simple “Rock Paper Scissors” app

• How to work as an agile team and build additional features for this app


• 6:30 pm – 6:45 pm: Gather, mingle, introductions

• 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm: Learn to Code Workshop

• 8:15 pm – 8:30 pm: Show and tell / Q&A / Group Chat

Workshop Level: 

Beginner – no prior knowledge of JavaScript needed.


Basic knowledge of HTML and the document object model (DOM).

*Need an HTML refresher? Spend some time on our Galvanize Open Source repository.

How to Prepare: 

• Bring your laptop (fully charged). Bring your charger, just in case.

• Install the Atom text editor (if you don’t have one already). Go here: https://atom.io/

• Install Google Chrome (recommended)

Meet Your Instructor:  

Brian Lee (github.com/brianjleeofcl) is an aspiring web development and member of the 40th cohort of the Galvanize Web Development Immersive program.

About our Sponsor

Galvanize is the premiere dynamic learning community for technology. With campuses located in booming technology sectors throughout the country, Galvanize provides a community for each the following:

  • Education – part-time and full-time training in web development, data science, and data engineering
  • Workspace – whether you’re a freelancer, startup, or established business, we provide beautiful spaces with a community dedicated to support your company’s growth
  • Networking – events in the tech industry happen constantly in our campuses, ranging from popular Meetups to multi-day international conferences

To learn more about Galvanize, visit galvanize.com.


Galvanize Seattle
111 South Jackson Street
Seattle, WA 98104 United States


Galvanize Seattle