Learning to code can be a daunting task when you’re starting out — and a bit pricey. To help out, Code School — who have classes on all the major languages and disciplines — is free this weekend.
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Currently, Code School has classes on the following subjects:
There’s also an ‘Electives’ course aimed at informing you how the above classes can impact your development strategy.
If you like what you see this weekend, Code School’s normal pricing is $29 per month. There’s also a free tier, but it limits your access to the first level on the courses.
These courses won’t give you all the skills you need to land a job, but they’re a good way to dig into learning how to code (unless you want to learn iOS development; that course is still in Objective C).
Your 48-hour window of opportunity starts Friday at 5pm EST, so if you’ve ever needed a bit of motivation to start learning a new programming language, this might be the push you need.