Bootcamp


The New York Times Asks: Do Coding Bootcamps Work?

Fascinatingly, over the last few years, the attention given to coding bootcamps, an alternative vocational model for intensive, fast-paced, practical learning, has grown exponentially. Curiosity about the efficiency of the model has exploded, and the question on the lips of so many involved in both traditional and non-traditional education, is of course, do they work, […]

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Can You Really Learn To Code At A Coding Bootcamp?

To answer this particular question, you might imagine that you’re entering two determining factors into an equation. One determining factor is whether or not the coding environment, the physical and digital arena of learning, is adequately addressing the content and skills that will be vital to a programmer in the future. The second is entirely […]

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Should I Go to a Coding Bootcamp or a University?

 Should I Go to a Coding Bootcamp or a University? Why has Ireland been struggling to take advantage of the technology market for the last two decades? I mean, we got off to a wonderful start, but innovation and investment, has been slowing down over the last few years. Ireland is a perfect first step for companies expanding into Europe; a […]

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What is a UX Developer?

A UX Developer is a person who has the skills to learn the journey that a user takes when they are on the front end of a website and then design the best possible journey that a front-end user can take. Their goal is to ensure that a user has a pleasurable and easy journey […]

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Learn How to Code

Code Week takes place across Europe between 11th and 17th October 2014.  This is part of a wider European initiative that encourages people to learn how to code.  In preparation for Code Week, there are various activities that are taking place across the country to help you to learn how to code. Having the correct […]

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Learn A New Programming Language

Getting to grips with the basics of programming can be daunting but, once you’re there, you leave yourself open to learning a new programming language. Upskilling is an essential part of maintaining your programming career and flourishing in it. As we’ve stated before, HTML and CSS are probably the most basic programming languages and are […]

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Online Coding Bootcamp -V- Teaching Yourself

A career in coding is one that appeals to many these days. The demand for jobs has risen; as has the demand for courses, leading to coding Bootcamps popping up left, right and centre. This is fantastic, of course, for any prospective software developer; but also leaves the tricky decision of how to learn your […]

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Should Programming Bootcamps Be Regulated?

As the IT industry changes, so it the way IT is taught. It’s no longer essential to have a four year university degree and a postgraduate qualification to attain employment; you can train in a much shorter time period and still come out employable. Bootcamps are widely available now, teaching you the skills you need […]

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What is Frontend Development Coding?

Not exactly sure what front end development means? While there are several layers in Full-Stack software development (between 5 and 9, depending on who you speak to!), all of them can be summarised into three areas—front end, middle and back end software development. What is the Front End of Development? Front end development describes that […]

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What Is A Coding Bootcamp?

A Coding Bootcamp is designed to train students in the art of web development over a shorter period of time than a computer science degree. With the increased demand for tech-savvy, motivated individuals, the traditional university model has started to show some cracks. All from the strain of providing a steady stream of suitable tech-oriented […]

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