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React.js

Want to know how thousands of coders are writing cleaner, more flexible Javascript? Learn how to use Facebook’s open-source Javascript library, React.js, to create user interface components and make your code quicker and easier to work with.

On this course, we’ll take a practical approach to building front-end web applications, and you’ll learn how to work more efficiently by creating modular layouts that can be quickly moved around and re-arranged.

This is a great next step for students who have already completed our Foundation HTML, CSS + JS or Advanced CSS + Javascript courses.

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Next course begins Monday 27th November

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What you'll get

  • 1 project a week, for 4 weeks, and you can take as long as you want to finish the course
  • 4 hours of learning a week, fit around your schedule
  • Homework to test your knowledge and expand your learning
  • Access to the SuperHi community on Slack and our super secret Facebook group
  • Continued help post-course, from what to code next to how to freelance questions

4

projects total, one a week

4

hours of work a week, you decide when

2

1:1 sessions with our expert instructors

3

years of hosting for all your projects

What you'll learn

Learn why React has taken the web industry by storm and why is it so awesome
How to take existing Javascript and jQuery and translate it into React-friendly code
Getting familiar with React’s concepts and how they compare to regular Javascript
Thinking about apps and websites in terms of reusable components
Building rich apps which fetch data and can move between screens without reloading the page
Finding and working with the best React libraries and plugins

Here’s how we’re different...

Support that actually helps.

1:1 sessions and forever-access to our online Slack community of creative students from around the world, learning to code together. With our team based worldwide, we can support you whether you're coding early in the morning or late at night.

You’ll make 4 real websites in 4 weeks.

Our course is practical, unlike other programs that take a month or more before you make your first website. We care about design and focus on creative industries — you're not learning computer science, you're learning to make websites you'd want to make.

Structured, yet flexible.

Our course is set-up to deliver 4 real projects – no bullshit – and we designed it so it’s totally flexible. While you can learn at your own pace, we’ll be here to guide you each week.

Who is the course for?

Anyone who is already confident (or confident-ish) with basic Javascript and wants to level up by taking a dive into building more feature-complete and immersive web apps in React.

React is becoming increasingly popular amongst designers as it takes a component based approach aimed at re-using interface patterns and code. This makes prototyping and building real-world apps very quick without having to worry about technical nitty gritty.

Most of our students work in the creative industries – designers, strategists and copywriters are the most common jobs amongst our students – but you can work in any industry to join the course.

What do I need?

A computer with Mac OS X 10.9 or above, Windows XP or above, or a recent Linux version installed and a broadband internet connection. That’s it!

What to expect

In reassuringly linear chronological order, here’s what will happen after you sign up.

Before the course
During the course
After the course

Every Sunday evening or Monday night (depending on your timezone!), you'll get access to the next week's projects, which include video tutorials, homework and questions to test yourself against.

There will be around 3-4 hours of lessons a week – split into 5–30 minute long videos. It's up to your schedule when you do the videos – there's no live streaming as we cater for a worldwide audience.

Have a question or get stuck? Just ask us in our help center or on our Slack group! We try to get back to you in real time!

Have more questions? Head over to our FAQ page.

Want a week-by-week breakdown of what you’ll learn? Get our syllabus PDF.

Coming on Friday – we'll email when it's hot out of the oven.

Next course begins Monday 27th November

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Matthew Vernon
“I am much much more confident with code now, it’s empowering. Previously as a designer, I felt powerless not being responsible for the final outcomes of my design work, but now I can manage an entire process from beginning to end.”

Matthew Vernon

Sydney, Australia

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We’ve taught students from...

Google
Airbnb
Adidas
Facebook
It's Nice That
Salesforce
The Guardian
Snapchat
ustwo
Huge
Pentagram
Bustle
Kickstarter
AIGA
Deliveroo
The New York Times
Vox Media
D&AD

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Next course starts...

Monday 27th November

Course sign up for this date ends Friday 24th November so be quick!

In a team?

We’ve taught teams of students from large multinationals to small design agencies how to code. If you’re interested in a team discount, please reach out to [email protected].

Meet your instructors

Our non-nerdy instructors have decades of professional experience, spoken at international conferences and have won countless web design awards.

Rik Lomas

Rik Lomas

Rik is the founder and CEO of SuperHi, previously co-founder of code school Steer and first instructor at General Assembly London. He has taught over a thousand people over the last 5 years.

Lawrence Gosset

Lawrence Gosset

Lawrence is a full-stack web developer and teacher who has taught hundreds of people to learn to code. He was previously an instructor at London code school Steer.

...and Wilson

Wilson is our artificially intelligent helper. Ask him anything. He doesn't have any social media profiles but one day he will run the company.