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500 South African children’s books free on Book Dash!

500 South African children’s books are now freely available on the Book Dash website A team of four CodeSpace Academy graduates recently collaborated with Book Dash to make South African language children’s books available data-free on the Book Dash website.  Book...

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How the web works?

In the age of the Internet, you will have heard of people using mysterious terms like LAN, WAN, IP and HTTP. You quickly move away to make sure these people don’t use these terms on you and expose your ignorance. But as a web developer, it is important to understand a bit more about what the web actually is.

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What is Web Development?

Web development is about creating anything that one can access online. This goes from making simple web pages to complex web products and mobile applications.  Coding website is one of the best places to start your coding journey. It’s really easy to learn, and you’re...

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Study now, Pay later!

Financing your studies can be a massive barrier to entering the tech industry. You know that there’s the opportunity to get the job of your dreams with all the perks and flexibility you want, but you don’t have the funds to get started. What are your options?

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How websites work

Most of us use websites every day, but how do they actually work? Let’s have a look at the main components needed to view and interact with websites.

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Deploying a website

It’s launch day! By hook or by crook you have created a website. But what now? How do you get it online? We’re covering deploying a website, domains, and hosting!

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Free coding courses for school children 

Learners can enrol in free online coding courses this October & November.  The courses teach fundamental coding concepts and guide learners to create their own app or game.  The academic year has suffered many setbacks this year, and many schools that intended to...

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Win a Scholarship to Boost your Career with Coding

Apply for a one-of-a-kind scholarship to boost your career. You could be one of three South African women to win a scholarship to boost their career with tech skills. As a scholarship winner you will receive a fully-funded seat in CodeSpace Academy's Intro to Web...

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How to find a good developer

We are regularly contacted by people who are looking to hire a web developer or app developer.  We’ve made a list of companies who hire our graduates and support our work, so that when you commission work to them, you are indirectly supporting CodeSpace.  Boutique...

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3 months into lockdown, how has learning changed?

When national lockdown was declared in South Africa, all CodeSpace students transitioned to a 100% online learning environment. For the last three months over 1000 CodeSpace students have rapidly adapted to learning online. Online learning has some major advantages...

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Code Class: Student Q&A

We asked two of the students who joined our Saturday classes at UCT to tell us about their experience learning with us, and what they’ll take away after the course!

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