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 come to our office every *Thursday*, from 6-10pm, in order to participate in the preparatory class. During this 3 hours class, you will complete with our help & support, 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 admissions@socialhackersacademy.org

 

As part of the admission process, all applicants are invited at our office (ROMANTSO Building, Office 204, ANAXAGORA 3-5, Athens) to attend an introductory course to finish steps 2 and 3 together every Thursday!!!