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Front-end Developer

A front-end developer writes code for the front facing aspect of websites, the layout, design, and content.



Back-end Developer

A back-end developer writes server side applications that control the flow of information from servers to clients.


      

Full-stack Developer

A full-stack developer is able to build web apps from top to toe, from the front-end to the back-end servers.

Front-end Web Development
Quantum Degree™


Learn fundamentals of web and begin your journey to becoming a full-stack web developer. You will be learning front-end languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, as well as basic back-end web server with the NodeJS framework.

Upon completion, students will have the option to continue on to Web Development 2 in Bootcamp format*

This course is available in both part-time remote and immersive bootcamp format.

Languages Covered
HTML, CSS, JavaScript & NodeJS

Career Pathways
Web Designer, UI/UX Designer, Front-end Web Developer

* Students will continue from Week-3 of the Full-stack Web Development Bootcamp


What You'll Learn*


  • Week 1

    HTML Basics

    In this week, you'll learn how to use HTML to block in your website. You'll start to write a simple website for yourself without any styling - by the end of this week you'll have a thorough understanding of HTML.


  • Week 2

    Styling With CSS

    In this week, you will learn how to use CSS to improve how your markup looks. You will build upon what you made in the first week and turn it into something presentable.


  • Week 3

    Mobile Responsive Design

    We've learnt to make a good looking website from the past 2 weeks, however we need to consider our users - due to mobiles becoming a norm, it is necessary for websites to be designed in a mobile responsive manner (phones & tablets); you'll be learning just that!


  • Week 4

    The Web Design Workflow

    Designing websites can be fun, but without a process, you'll be wasting a lot of time unnecessarily iterating and revising designs. In this week, we'll be teaching you how to use the web design workflow - this is a must have skill for front-end web developers.


  • Week 5

    Javascript I & Programming Basics

    In this week, you'll learn fundamental programming concepts such as variables, functions, and datatypes using Javascript. This week is crucial as it will set a foundation for you to learn other programming languages if you choose to.


  • Week 6

    Javascript II & Computational Thinking

    In the previous weeks, we cover mainly design, layouts and core programming concepts. This week will be quite different as you'll learn how to solve problems and write useful functions using computational thinking.


  • Week 7

    Building Interactive Features

    Ever visited an online store with an interactive product gallery? That's just one of the features Javascript is capable of. In this week, you'll learn how to build interactive features for your website such as a dynamic image gallery, and a word guessing game


  • Week 8

    APIs & Libraries

    Why reinvent the wheel? Learn how to utilize external information (using APIs) and use open sourced libraries to build your website features quicker!


  • Bonus Content

    NodeJS

    Learn NodeJS a back-end framework for Javascript. This will be an introduction to server sided web development. You'll learn the fundamental web communication protocol HTTP, the command line, and also build a simple NodeJS server.

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What You'll Build

Here are some of the projects you will have built by finishing the course.

Your Own Website

Display your newly learnt web design skills by building and designing your own static websites.

Word Guessing Game

You'll learn how to build simple games that teach you how to think like a programmer. By learning how to build this game, you'll have the fundamentals you need to build better games!

Your Own API

Build an Application Programming Interface(API) that allows you to retrieve and send data to and from a server.

Learning Format


Remote Immersive

Learn from anywhere in the world. Learn online via our portal, complete challenges and get personalized mentorship.

Join weekly group discussions with your classmates and mentor via conference calls to consolidate weekly learnings and progress together.

Type: Part-time Remote

Duration: 8 Weeks / 80 Hours

Tuition Fees: MYR 2,500


Intake Date:
January 8, 2018 - March 3, 2018

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Bootcamp

Learn front-end development at an accelerated pace. Attend classes daily at NEXT Academy from 9.30am to 6.30pm.

Upon completion you have the option to immediately continue with our full-stack bootcamp for the 8-weeks in back-end development.

Type: Full-time Bootcamp

Duration: 2 Weeks / 80 Hours

Tuition Fees: MYR 3,540


Intake Date:
January 8, 2018 - January 19, 2018

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Enjoy 0% Interest Instalment Plans*

Exclusive to Maybank credit card members.**

Remote Immersive 6 months only MYR 416.67 / month
12 months only MYR 208.33 / month
Bootcamp 6 months only MYR 590.00 / month
12 months only MYR 295.00 / month

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** Payment to be made at our office.

Frequently Asked Questions

+Which should I choose? Remote or Bootcamp format?

The remote program is designed for individuals who are unable to attend a full-time course but still wish to upskill themselves. If you want a flexible learning experience, and in a more spaced out schedule, then this format would be the choice for you.

The bootcamp format is an intensive and accelerated learning experience for those who wish to change their careers or upskill themselves in the quickest time possible. You will eat, sleep, drink and code non-stop for 2-weeks. Due to the accelerated curriculum students are expected to put in 110% of their effort to get the most out of their learning. Choose this format if you like a good challenge.

+How are classes conducted in the Remote Quantum Degree?

This Quantum Degree will cover these three aspects of learning:

1. Gaining Knowledge
You will learn by accessing weekly lectures via our learning portal. Unlike typical 2-hour long lectures, our lectures are in the form of bite-sized videos to help maximize knowledge absorbtion and maintain your attention. You will also be presented with short quizzes to test your understanding.
(On your own time via Learning Portal)

2. Skills Mastery
We've discovered that the only way to properly consolidate students learning is by giving them challenges to solve. This will greatly enhance their understanding of the topics for the week. Each week, you will be presented with challenges to complete and submit to the learning portal. Your completed challenges will be reviewed and you will receive personalized feedback by your mentors.
(On your own time before Saturday submission deadline)

3. Networking
Our community portal will allow you to interact with your peers and mentors 24/7. For Blended Immersive students, Saturday live meetups will allow you to connect with your peers and mentors in person. As for Remote Immersive students, the Saturday live meetups will be recorded.
(Community Portal or Saturday Sessions)

+What do I need to prepare for the course?

A laptop with Google Chrome

+What are the job prospects like for Front-end Web Developers? And how will NEXT Academy help me?

In general, Web Developers are extremely in demand all over the world. There is currently a huge shortage of skilled front-end developers and this will continue for decades to come as web development continues to evolve. Upon enrollment, you'll also have access to our job portal where we have more than 40 companies posting their jobs.

+Are Quantum Degrees recognized by employers?

The Quantum Degree is a qualification unique to NEXT Academy which applies to its various tech programs. To own the certificate is proof of your dedication to completing the comprehensive curriculum. Recognition of the Quantum Degree™ among employers is also rising as more of our graduates set foot in the tech industry.

Many of our past students come from unrelated industries, bearing zero tech knowledge, yet move on to be hired by companies such as AirAsia, Mindvalley, KFIT, Digi, and Grab, among many others. This is what the Quantum Degree™ means to our graduates, and it can open similar doors for you as you set out to realize your own goals and ambitions.

Full-stack Web Development
Quantum Degree™


The fastest route to becoming a full-stack web developer. Learn both front-end and back-end web development in our 10-Week, Full-time, Intensive Coding Bootcamp. Get ready to eat, drink, and sleep code.

Upon graduation many of our bootcamp students start their careers as Jr. Full-stack Web Developers in exciting tech companies, some have even gone on to build their own startups.

Languages Covered
HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Ruby, Ruby On Rails, SQL and PostgresQL

Career Pathways
Full-stack Web Developer, Dev Ops Engineer, Software Engineer


What You'll Learn


  • Week 1

    Web Fundamentals

    Learn how to design beautiful websites with HTML5 and CSS3. By the end of this week, you will understand the browser client works with HTML & CSS and learn essential web design workflows and best practices.


  • Week 2

    Javascript Fundamentals

    In this week, you will learn Javascript, an essential language for all of web development. Javascript allows you to enhance look and feel or your website - it is a programming language which gives behavior to the elements on your web pages. By the end of this week, you'll have the skills to be a web designer.


  • Week 3

    Ruby Fundamentals

    Learn the Ruby programming language, a server side language which features human readable syntax. You are required to complete challenges that require you to write algorithms to solve. By the end of this week, you will have all you need to further your understanding into object oriented programming.


  • Week 4

    Object Oriented Programming

    It is one thing to be able to write code. But it is even more essential to write manageable code as projects can get really big. This is what object oriented programming allows for. By the end of this week you'll have a firm understanding on the concept of object oriented programming.


  • Week 5

    SQL Databases

    In this week, you'll learn about databases and how you can use them. You will learn SQL and write scripts that connect your Ruby code to the databases. This is an essential for back-end web development.


  • Week 6

    Web Servers, APIs and Sinatra

    After learning databases, you'll learn to build your first web application using the Ruby library Sinatra. This week will introduce you to web concepts such as HTTP Protocol and RESTful Web Services. You will be building a Bitly clone.


  • Week 7

    Advanced Application Features

    In this week, you will learn how to implement your own user authentication system and a CRUD application in the form of a Quora Clone. This week will further solidify the concepts from week 6.


  • Week 8

    Ruby On Rails I

    After learning the foundation of the web, we will introduce you to the amazingly popular Ruby On Rails framework. Discover how to turbocharge your development with its many convenient features, in this week you will begin to work on your AirBnb Clone. By the end of this week, you will have a good understanding of the Rails framework.


  • Week 9

    Ruby On Rails II

    Ruby On Rails is powerful in itself, but even more so with all of its libraries (Gems). You will learn how to read documentation and implement new features on your AirBnb Clone. These features include payment gateways, search engines, user authorization, reservations, and more.


  • Week 10

    Group Project

    In group project week, you'll learn how to work in a team to solve problems surrounding a given theme, like Marketing, Travel, Lifestyle, Community etc. You'll get a chance to pitch your group project to the public on the last day of bootcamp.

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What You'll Build

Just some fully functioning apps you'll create in the bootcamp

bitly

Bit.ly

Bitly helps shorten long URLs to look prettier when shared on social media, and helps track the number of clicks they received. In Week 6, you will build your own version of Bitly that you will show off to your friends!

quora

Quora

On Quora, users can ask any questions where anyone on the Internet may reply. In Week 7, by building this app you would gain understanding of implementing voting, caching vote counts, data/model association and more.

airbnb

AirBnb

AirBnB is a US$30 Billon company that connects homeowners and travelers for short term rental. By building AirBnB in Weeks 8-9, you will learn user authentication, authorization, implementing booking, payment, messaging, email alert, photo uploading, search, etc.

Bootcamp Enrollment

HRDF Claimable
MYR 11,800
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English
Full-Time In-Person Workshop
A-G-7 Glomac Damansara, Jalan Damansara,
60000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • No programming background necessary*
  • Applicants are required to attend a pre-enrollment interview to ensure the bootcamp is a good match for them. Learn more.
  • 15-hour prep work and reading materials will be supplied upon enrollment.
  • You should have your own laptop; preferably running Mac OS X or Linux. Windows will work too.
Certificate of Excellence is only provided to students who passed the final assessment at the end of the bootcamp.

Kuala Lumpur

November 13, 2017 - January 24, 2018
9:30am - 6:30pm, Mon - Fri
10 Weeks / 400 Hours
Remote assessment: 25 January - 2 February, 2018
Intake Closed
January 8 - March 20, 2018
9:30am - 6:30pm, Mon - Fri
10 Weeks / 400 Hours
Remote assessment: 21 March - 27 March, 2018
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