H2C_logo.jpg Highway to Code

Oulu University of Applied Sciences offers 40 cr web developer studies as a supplementary training. The objective of the training is to give the participants tools to design and implement user interfaces and actions for web applications concerning both laptop and mobile devices. The training focuses on web user interface programming which is called front-end programming. Training is free of charge and will take 6 months.

Next trainings will start:
- September 2020, application period is Apr 13th - May 15th 2020, the link to the application form will be in the page 
- January 2021, application period will be announced here

What

The basics of front-end programming and project management, 10 cr

The study module focuses on the basics of front-end techniques including html, css, and JavaScript. Project management covers the basics of agile methods and project management tools.

Advanced front-end programming, 10 cr

The study module covers Bootstrap front-end framework and JavaScript libraries (e.g. jQuery and React) that are used in the development of web services. The study module contains also the basics of databases. A student should have basic knowledge about html, css and JavaScript.

Design and implementation of a web service, 10 cr

The participants design and implement different web services using content management systems and eCommerce platforms. The study module contains also service design which is necessary to understand user experience. Additionally, the study module familiarizes the participants with rights to use digital materials, licenses and the GDPR. A student should have basic knowledge about html, css and JavaScript.

Practical training, 10 cr

The participant will work as a trainee in a company or other organization or in a project. The participant is responsible to search and apply the training position and school will support him/her in this process.

To whom

The training is meant for both employed and unemployed persons who have appropriate educational background or experience in the field. The training is suitable also for immigrants. The participant must have adequate Finnish skills to be able to participate in Finnish-medium teaching and adequate English skills to utilize various study materials.

Implementation of the training

Study materials are mainly in English. The participants must have their own laptops. The teaching language is Finnish. The training is organized as online teaching and lectures are recorded for independent studying. The training contains both independent and team working.

Additional information

To get additional information about the training, you may contact the project manager.

Project manager Liisa Auer
Phone: 040 141 5338
email: liisa.auer@oamk.fi

Finance and co-operation

The training is financed by the Ministry of Education and Culture and is free of charge to the participants.

The Highway to Code trainging is with co-operation with the schools Centria University of Applied Sciences (UAS), Oulu UAS, Kajaani UAS, Vaasa UAS, Jyväskylä UAS and Turku UAS. 

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