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2answers
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Comparing Academic Curriculum Specificity: Generalist vs Specialist [closed]

For someone that is relatively new to web development, would you recommend pursing an academic curriculum that is more diverse (introducing several languages and frameworks with other classes on ...
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Which CS courses are a “must” for a web developer

My goal is to learn how to program a website with Python/Django in the next year. From what I've understood, I also have to learn HTML, CSS, JavaScript. I understand in order to build a website, I ...
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3answers
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Trying to evaluate answers provided by an online technology school

I've been considering taking some web-related programming courses from an online technology school (it's probably best if I don't name names). When I read the syllabi of the different courses on their ...
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6answers
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How would you approach teaching web development to teenagers?

I have been tasked to build an 8 hour program of work to teach teenagers (12-15) the basics of web development. I am at a loss at where to start on such a huge subject. I'm not even sure what the ...
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What is the best/easiest way to get my degree, already being an experienced developer?

I have been an active professional software developer (mostly utilizing .NET) for the past five years and, without being too full of myself, I would say I'm a very competent developer. I stay ...
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How to introduce a willing manager to IT and web development?

After experiencing quite a lot of problems with our small project's manager (we're a startup, and he's the only guy who has the appropriate education; the rest of us are programmers), we have finally ...