Web Development Course Overview
Develop Professional Web Pages
In this Web Development Certificate course, create beautiful websites that are responsive to screens of all types and sizes.
Master the Building Blocks of the Web
Gain a strong understanding of HTML and CSS, the fundamental tools of the modern web.
Build an Exceptional Portfolio
Develop multiple websites and package them together to create a standout portfolio.
Earn a BrainStation Web Development Certificate
Learn web development and earn a BrainStation certificate, which can boost your LinkedIn profile and resume, helping you stand out in the job market.
Master Web Development Tools
Visual Studio Code
Chrome Dev Tools
Your Final Web Development Project
For your final project, you will build a multi-page website, which can be a personal or business website, or a recreation of one of your favourite sites. To complete the project and earn your Web Development certificate, you will use a combination of web development skills and tools used by Web Developers, including HTML, CSS, and Flexbox.
What You'll Learn
Learn From Industry Leading Guest Speakers
BrainStation students get access to exclusive guest lectures and panel discussion events led by some of the world's leading subject matter experts and professionals.
Recent Industry Guests
Senior Data Scientist at Squarespace
Senior Product Manager at The New York Times
ECD at Wealthsimple
Head, Shaping the Future of Media at World Economic Forum
Head of EMEA at Shopify Plus
VP of Marketing at Chief
GM & VP of Product at Shopify
Chief Product Officer at Ellevest
SVP, Data Science and Engineering at Shopify
Co-founder and CEO at Wealthsimple
VP, Brand & Integrated Marketing at Refinery29
VP, Digital Strategy & Product at Chipotle
Head of Marketing at Google
Interested in what a typical day looks like?
Our campuses are designed to inspire creativity, collaboration, and focused learning, with bright, engaging classrooms, multifunctional event spaces, and comfortable lounges.
Each of our campuses is a unique tech community hub, with immersive classes, flexible corporate training, industry events, expert panel discussions, and more.
Stay connected (and caffeinated) with fellow classmates and instructors at Quantum Coffee, our very own coffeehouse.
The BrainStation Experience
Learn About Emerging Technology Topics
We take an Agile approach to Education, ensuring that we're constantly updating our curriculum based on industry changes and trends.
Gain and Apply Skills With Hands-On Labs
After being introduced to a topic through readings and lectures, you will solidify your knowledge through labs, challenges and a final unit project.
Use Synapse, BrainStation's intuitive, data-driven learning platform to access course content, as well as additional quizzes, challenges, and resources.
What Our Students Are Saying
What our students say
The highlight was definitely the people. I think that's what makes the class so special.
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Join a Community of World-Class Professionals
When you take web development courses at BrainStation, you are learning with the very best. Enroll today to tap into a global network of instructors and students at some of the most innovative organizations in the world.
Flexible Payment Options
BrainStation offers some of the most competitive payment options for digital learning, with a range of flexible plans and scholarship opportunities.
To learn more about fees and payment options for our web development courses, view our course package.
Monthly Payment Plans
Split your tuition into smaller monthly payments.
Get your tuition reimbursed by your employer.
We offer a range of scholarships to make learning more accessible.
Please be advised: all scholarships must be approved and applied prior to enrollment in a BrainStation course or program.
Learn in One of Our State-of-the-Art Campuses
BrainStation has three campuses in three of North America's fastest growing tech hubs. Take a course in one of our beautiful campuses or online in the comfort of your own home or office.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the difference between front-end, back-end, and full-stack development?
Web development is generally broken down into front-end and back-end development. Front-end Developers work on the “client-side” of web development, which refers to any portion of the site or app that users will interact with, including its layout, design, and interactivity. While there may be some overlap between the work of a Front-End Developer and a Web Designer, the roles are different, with the latter working to create website concepts, including color schemes, content development, and pages.
Back-End Developers work on the “server-side,” which is focused on the functionality of a site, including database interactions, user authentication, server, network and hosting configuration, and business logic.
A Full-Stack Developer is someone familiar with both front- and back-end development.
Unlike many web development courses, BrainStation’s Web Development course focuses on boosting full-stack development skills, helping you learn how to create beautiful websites that are responsive to screens of all types and sizes.
Will I earn a Web Development certificate from this course?
Yes, when you complete the Web Development course, you will earn a BrainStation Web Development certificate, which can boost your LinkedIn profile and resume, helping you stand out in the job market and when applying for development and web design positions.
What payment options do you offer?
BrainStation offers some of the most competitive payment options for web development courses, with a range of flexible plans and scholarship opportunities.
Monthly payment installments
Allowing you to split your tuition into smaller monthly payments.
Get your tuition reimbursed by your employer.
We offer a range of scholarships to make learning web design and full-stack development more accessible.
- Monthly payment installments
Are there any prerequisites for this web development course?
BrainStation’s Web Development course was created for those who are new to web design and web development, and can be considered beginner-friendly. There are no prerequisites for this course.
What kind of backgrounds do people have that take this course?
By enrolling in BrainStation’s Web Development course, you can expect to learn alongside like-minded, ambitious professionals who are keen to learn web development and web design.
Professional backgrounds vary quite a bit in web development courses, as demand for development skills has increased across all fields and industries, including finance, marketing, web development, product management, and more.
From an educational point of view, 80 percent of BrainStation students have a post-secondary education, with 20 percent having earned a Master’s degree or PhD.
What tools and programming languages do we learn?
In this Web Development course, you will gain a strong understanding of HTML and CSS, the fundamental tools of the modern web.
Using the code editor Visual Studio Code, you will learn how to write and format clear, concise, and functional code. Using HTML, you will learn how to add content to the front-end, such as images and text, along with how to structure information on a web page with sections, headings, paragraphs, and lists. With CSS, you will learn how to add style and formatting to the front-end, with everything from color to page layout.
What is the difference between this and the full-time program?
BrainStation’s Web Development course is a flexible, professional development course offered part-time, over 26 weeks. Taught by industry experts, the Web Development course is a project-based, hands-on learning experience, allowing you to develop development skills and learn the latest tools and programming languages.
BrainStation's Web Development Diploma program, on the other hand, is an intensive, full-time learning experience, delivered in 12 weeks. The online coding bootcamp is designed to transform your skillset and help you launch a new career in development.
By the end of the online coding bootcamp, graduates have the skills, experience, and portfolio needed to find a job as a software engineer, full-stack developer, and more.
What kind of jobs will this course get me?
Developers work across many different industries, which means there is a lot of variation in web developer job titles. Here are some of the most common development job titles you may encounter during a job search:
- Web Developer
- Front-End Developer
- Back-End Developer
- Software Application Developer
- Computer Systems Engineer
- Database Administrator
- Computer Systems Analyst
- Software Engineer
- Software Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer
- Business Intelligence Analyst
- Mobile App Developer
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