@UNI KICKSTARTER

@UNI & CODING KICKSTARTER

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KICKSTART YOUR

CODING

CAREER

Being able to code is such a valuable skill to have, no matter what your field of study is. Tech touches every industry, from building websites, to understanding data, to developing technology that helps solve real-world problems like climate change and disease prevention. 

A free course designed to fit around your full-time studies and delivered across 50+ locations. You’ll combine content, action and community to learn the skills you need to break into the technology industry.

To be eligible you must be aged 18-23 OR have studied in the last two years OR be a student at a University.

Level up with a @uni kickstarter course

CONVENIENT &

FREE @UNI

LEARNING

We’ve designed our @uni kickstarter courses around your schedule so it is easy to attend (or tune in). Our classes are held in the evening for one night (usually a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday ) and run for 8-weeks. We work with a range of amazing companies to make this opportunity FREE for university students. 

If your university is not hosting any courses, never fear we also run general kickstarters for students or recent grads.

You can get in touch with us about setting up a course at your university too. Just fill in our form, sending us the details for your key contact/s from within the university and we will do the rest.

@UNI KICKSTARTER

COURSE

TOPICS

WEB DEV

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch!

Module 1: HTML Basics

Module 2: CSS Basics

Module 3: Recap & Project Overview

Module 4: JavaScript Part 1 (overview, data types, loops, conditionals)

Module 5: JavaScript Part 2 (functions & scope)

Module 6: JavaScript Part 3 (objects and the DOM)

Module 7: Github 101 & Frameworks

Module 8: Project Presentations & Careers in Web Dev

PYTHON & APPS

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end.

Module 1: Python Basics: Data Types and Variables

Module 2: Problem Solving: Input, Loops and Functions with Turtle

Module 3: Decision Making: Logic and If Statements

Module 4: Lists and Dictionaries

Module 5: Files, Pip and APIs

Module 6: Building Your App: Project Planning and Projects

Module 7: Building Your App: Project Work Time

Module 8: Project Presentations

DATA & SQL

Data and SQL are two of the most sought-after skills by hiring employers in the tech world. Learn the fundamentals of Data and SQL with us – you can access and work with more data, faster! At the end of the 8 week-long course, students will be able to build, deploy and maintain a Database.

Module 1: Introduction to SQL Programming Language and Data

Module 2: SQL Coding and Database Management Techniques

Module 3: Data Analysis

Module 4: Data Analysis for Complex Structures

Module 5: Data Manipulation with SQL Programming Language

Module 6: Data Management Using SQL Coding Techniques

Module 7: Database Design and Data Visualisation

Module 8: Project Presentations and Mock Interviews

FIVE REASONS TO

GET INVOLVED

HIGHLY REGARDED SKILL
SUPER IN DEMAND

Web dev, python programming and data are all highly sort after skills by companies. Combine this with the need to increase diversity in tech and you will become hot property for a wide range of roles.

IT'S FREE
(AND FREEBIES ARE 👍!)

Ohhhh yeahhhh! The best bit for sure. The course is 100% free. That’s a huge booster to your skill set and cheaper than £1 drink nights at the uni pub.

MEET NEW FRIENDS
EXTEND YOUR NETWORK

Meet a bunch of smart, driven women who are as interested in learning a new skill as you are. These women could become great friends and, at the very least, amazing women in tech contacts.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES
EVERYONE USES TECH

We touched on this already with tech being a highly in-demand skill-set, but to add to this, tech is a growing field and job roles often see double-digit growth each year. Plus, there are great salaries to be had.

UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE
CODING IS GLOBAL

With years ahead of you to explore the world and build your career, the great thing about tech is that it is universal. A global language so to speak. And it’s easy to code from a Caribbean beach with remote work.

@UNI KICKSTARTER COURSES AVAILABLE

FREE
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WEB DEV
NORTH WEST ENGLAND (REMOTE)
Tues 18 Jan - Tues 8 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
tuesdays

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch! The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in, North West England, including the cities and towns between Manchester and Carlisle.

FREE
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PYTHON & APPS
EAST MIDLANDS (REMOTE)
THURS 20 Jan - THURS 10 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
THURSDAYS

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in, the East Midlands.

FREE
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WEB DEV
SCOTLAND (REMOTE)
TUES 25 Jan - TUES 15 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
TUESDAYS

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch! The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in, Scotland.

FREE
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WEB DEV
London (remote)
Tues 1 Feb - Tues 22 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
TUESDAYS

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch! The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in London.

FREE
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DATA & SQL
WEST MIDLANDS (REMOTE)
Tues 1 Feb - Tues 22 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
TUESDAYS

SQL is one of the most sought-after skills by hiring employers in the tech world. Learn the key elements of database design, SQL, and ways to work with more data, faster. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in, Birmingham and the West Midlands.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
DATA & SQL
Scotland (REMOTE)
WedS 2 FeB - WedS 23 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
wednesdays

SQL is one of the most sought-after skills by hiring employers in the tech world. Learn the key elements of database design, SQL, and ways to work with more data, faster. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in, Scotland.

FREE
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python & apps
yorkshire & humber (REMOTE)
WedS 2 FeB - WedS 23 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
wednesdays

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in Yorkshire & the Humber.

FREE
in partnership with
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DATA & SQL
south east england (REMOTE)
thurs 3 FeB - thurs 24 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
thursdays

SQL is one of the most sought-after skills by hiring employers in the tech world. Learn the key elements of database design, SQL, and ways to work with more data, faster. The course is open to applicants based in, South East England.

FREE
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WEB DEV
South West England (remote)
Thurs 3 Feb - Thurs 24 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursdays

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch! The course is open to applicants based in South West England.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
WEB DEV
Wales (remote)
Tues 8 Feb - Tues 29 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
TUESDAYS

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch! The course is open to applicants based in, Wales.

FREE
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WEB DEV
London (remote)
Tues 8 Feb - Tues 29 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
TUESDAYS

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch! The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in London.

FREE
in partnership with
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PYTHON & APPS
North west england (REMOTE)
tues 8 FEB -tues 29 MARCH
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesdays

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in, North West England.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
WEB DEV
ireland (remote)
weds 9 Feb - weds 30 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
wednesdays

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch! The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in Ireland.

FREE
in partnership with
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PYTHON & APPS
south west england (REMOTE)
WEDS 9 FEB - WEDS 30 MARCH
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
wednesdays

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in, South West England.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
WEB DEV
west midlands (remote)
weds 9 Feb - weds 30 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
wednesdays

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch! The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in the West Midlands.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
WEB DEV
north east england (remote)
thurs 10 Feb - thurs 31 March
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
thursdays

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch! The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in North East England.

FREE
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python & apps
London (REMOTE)
thurs 10 Feb - thurs 31 march
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
thursdays

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in London.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
python & apps
scotland (REMOTE)
tues 15 Feb - tues 5 april
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
tuesdays

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in Scotland.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
python & apps
IRELAND (REMOTE)
tues 15 Feb - tues 5 april
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
tuesdays

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in Ireland.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
python & apps
north west england (REMOTE)
weds 16 Feb - weds 6 april
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
wednesdays

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in North West England.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
DATA & SQL
SOUTH WEST ENGLAND (REMOTE)
WEDS 16 Feb - WEDS 6 April
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
WEDNESDAYS

SQL is one of the most sought-after skills by hiring employers in the tech world. Learn the key elements of database design, SQL, and ways to work with more data, faster. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in South West England.

FREE
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WEB DEV
south east england (remote)
thurs 17 Feb - thurs 7 april
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
thursdays

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in South East England.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
DATA & SQL
Devon & Cornwall (REMOTE)
thurs 17 Feb - thurs 7 April
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
thursdays

SQL is one of the most sought-after skills by hiring employers in the tech world. Learn the key elements of database design, SQL, and ways to work with more data, faster. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in Devon & Cornwall.

FREE
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DATA & SQL
east midlands (REMOTE)
tues 22 Feb - tues 12 April
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
tuesdays

SQL is one of the most sought-after skills by hiring employers in the tech world. Learn the key elements of database design, SQL, and ways to work with more data, faster. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in the East Midlands.

FREE
in partnership with
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python & apps
west midlands (REMOTE)
tues 22 Feb - tues 12 April
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
tuesdays

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in West Midlands.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
python & apps
South west england (REMOTE)
tues 22 Feb - tues 12 April
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
tuesdays

A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python. Build and deploy your first web application with us using this high-level programming language! You’ll be well equipped to start work on apps and back-end coding at the course end. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in South West England.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
DATA & SQL
ireland (REMOTE)
tues 22 Feb - tues 12 April
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
tuesdays

SQL is one of the most sought-after skills by hiring employers in the tech world. Learn the key elements of database design, SQL, and ways to work with more data, faster. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in Ireland.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
DATA & SQL
Wales (REMOTE)
weds 23 Feb - weds 13 April
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
wednesdays

SQL is one of the most sought-after skills by hiring employers in the tech world. Learn the key elements of database design, SQL, and ways to work with more data, faster. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in Wales.

FREE
in partnership with
@uni kickstarter (500 x 500 px)
DATA & SQL
South west england (REMOTE)
thurs 24 Feb - thurs 14 April
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
thursdays

SQL is one of the most sought-after skills by hiring employers in the tech world. Learn the key elements of database design, SQL, and ways to work with more data, faster. The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in South West England.

FREE
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WEB DEV
Yorkshire & Humber (remote)
thurs 24 Feb - thurs 14 april
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
thursdays

An introduction to web development for budding coders, and those who need somewhere to get started! Learn the fundamental skills of front-end web dev, including three dedicated sessions on JavaScript. By the end of the course, you will be able to build a website from scratch! The course is open to applicants based in, or open to working in Yorkshire& the Humber.