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Whether you are new to programming, need a refresher, or have prior programming knowledge and want to learn a new programming language, these courses can provide you with the fundamentals of coding. These courses are non-credit, and no application is required. You may register for a course when you are ready. Please purchase books from the Downtown bookstore prior to course start date. For courses in web design, such as HTML/CSS or WordPress, please visit the Web and Graphic Design page.”




Start Length Credentials Campus Part- or Full-time
Sep 18 hours Statement of Completion Downtown Part-time

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Program Description

Program Description


Some courses in this program require textbooks. Please call or visit the Downtown Bookstore for more information.

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

General

VCC welcomes applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents.


International students

Please note that not all Continuing Studies programs are available to international students. To determine your eligibility, please contact VCC’s International Education Office at: study@vcc.ca or 604.443.8600.



As Vancouver Community College is a post-secondary institution committed to educating adult learners, applicants should be 16 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school.


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Missing prerequisites? VCC offers courses in Adult Upgrading and English as an Additional Language to help you meet your goals.

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Courses Schedule

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Program Highlights

Program Highlights

Course Schedule

Courses Schedule

 


Currently Scheduled in Continuing Studies Sep-Dec2019 (201993)

(CMPT 1421) Web Development with JavaScript 0 credits    $389.06



Students will create an application that takes website visitor inputs, performs calculations in real time, and presents the visitors with the results of those calculations. As part of the course, students will create and dynamically update web pages using Javascript, use Javascript to accept user inputs on a website and produce dynamic assets, and work with third-party API's to pull real-time data into their website. Experience with basic web development (HTML/CSS) is recommended.

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  30485 DTN Rm. 620
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1800 - 2100
31-Oct-2019
to 05-Dec-2019
Bukharov, Sergey
Register


(CMPT 1510) Introduction to Python Programming n/a credits    $419.29



Learn how to program in Python, a powerful, fast, friendly, and open-source programming language. This basic programming course is ideal for those who want to learn how to program or those who are already a programmer in another language and want to learn Python. Specific topics include data types, functions, strings & lists, dictionaries and regular expressions. At the end of each class, a homework exercise may be assigned by the instructor.

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CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  30165 DTN Rm. 416
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1800 - 2100
15-Oct-2019
to 19-Nov-2019
Monk, Rod
Register


Upcoming Schedules in Continuing Studies Jan-Mar20 (202091)

(CMPT 1421) Web Development with JavaScript 0 credits    $389.07



Students will create an application that takes website visitor inputs, performs calculations in real time, and presents the visitors with the results of those calculations. As part of the course, students will create and dynamically update web pages using Javascript, use Javascript to accept user inputs on a website and produce dynamic assets, and work with third-party API's to pull real-time data into their website. Experience with basic web development (HTML/CSS) is recommended.

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  10886 DTN Rm. TBATo Be Assigned
SM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1300 - 1600
29-Feb-2020
to 04-Apr-2020
Bukharov, Sergey
Register


(CMPT 1510) Introduction to Python Programming n/a credits    $419.29



Learn how to program in Python, a powerful, fast, friendly, and open-source programming language. This basic programming course is ideal for those who want to learn how to program or those who are already a programmer in another language and want to learn Python. Specific topics include data types, functions, strings & lists, dictionaries and regular expressions. At the end of each class, a homework exercise may be assigned by the instructor.

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  10637 DTN Rm. TBATo Be Assigned
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1800 - 2100
04-Feb-2020
to 10-Mar-2020
Monk, Rod
Register


Introduction to Python Programming (CMPT 1510)
course schedule schedule
n/a credits $419.29
Web Development with JavaScript (CMPT 1421)
course schedule schedule
0 credits $389.06


Fees for Continuing Studies programs and courses are approximate and subject to change without notice. Fees include GST (if applicable) as well as College Initiative and Resource Fees, which vary depending on the individual course. Student Union Fees and UPass Fees will be assessed at time of registration where applicable, and are not included in the fees displayed online. Students are responsible for any increase in fees if advanced payments are made.



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