Application Process

To join Social Hackers Academy you must complete the three steps below

 

Step 1: Letter of Motivation

You should write a ‘Letter of Motiviation’ which should be atleast 500 words long.

This letter should contain:

  • Why you want to be a developer
  • Information about yourself
  • Any background you have with computers

When you have complete this letter you should email it to admissions@socialhackersacademy.org

 

Step 2: KhanAcademy

After you have sent your letter you should complete this KhanAcademy course:

https://www.khanacademy.org/computing/computer-programming/html-css

This will teach you the basics of how to make a website.

If you do not have access to a computer please contact us and you come to our classroom to use ours.

When you’ve completed this course you can continue to the next step.

 

 

Step 3: CodePen Website

The final part of the application process is to create a simple website here:

https://codepen.io/pen/

This website should

  • Show everything you’ve learnt in the KhanAcademy course
  • Use HTML and CSS
  • Be about yourself, a hobby or anything you like!
  • Try to impress us!

When you’ve completed this website. Click save at the top right of the screen and send the URL of the website to chris@socialhackersacademy.org

 

When you have completed all three steps we will look at your application and accept you on the course.

The next course starts in February 2018.