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One-Time Workshop: How Beginners Can Learn to Code Through Open Source Projects
October 8, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Date: Sunday, October 8, 2017
Time: 11:00AM to 3:00PM
Location: Frances Searle Building, Room 1483
Pizza included for lunch; served around 1:00PM.
Enrollment will be capped at 20 students, so register now!
Title: How Beginners Can Learn to Code Through Open Source Projects
- Contributing code to shared programming projects as a way to grasp the art of programming.
- How to ask and answer questions on a QA platform, like StackOverflow or Quora, so that others with similar questions can learn and the crowd will generate a good answer.
- Making contributions other than code, like design feedback, bug reporting, or feature requests.
***This workshop carries no academic credit, but will appear on your transcript as “COMM ST 149 Computing Everywhere” with S/U grading based on attendance/participation. It does not increase your total credits, course count, etc.