About NextGen's Web Design Summer Camps
Web design is one of the most relevant skills you can learn right now. From business to games, a website without good design won’t get you very far. These days, the stiffest competition is well-designed, optimized for search engines, and responsive on all devices. Create a beautiful portfolio site, make a web-based game, or start your entrepreneurial side gig with web design.
Businesses in every industry are looking for Web Designers to bring them better traffic, colleges are looking for talented coders and designers, and some startups are breaking the rules by hiring coding bootcamp grads without college degrees. Learning web design is for the creative minded who can still jive with tech and high school is the best time to learn.
Why should high schoolers start with web design?
These languages in combination make up the foundation of all websites. Once you learn these two languages, you can learn almost any programming language much more easily. Plus, you can add frameworks like jQuery or ReactJS to take your websites to the next level later.
This knowledge gives you the ability to create almost anything on the web. With our award-winning curriculum, we’re sure you’ll be able to succeed far beyond summer camp. This course is the perfect introduction to web design and development, no matter what industry your passion lies in.
Why learn web design in high school?
There are only a select few bootcamps that focus solely on web design. Focused web design classes for high school students are the most efficient way to learn web design. Get a complete education with graphic design summer courses too.
Learning web design in high school sets you up for internships, college admissions, fun and lucrative side hustle, and the potential for an awesome career. You’ll learn HTML and CSS – the basics of web design – along with Sketch, the best way to create graphics and wireframes.
Why web design perfect for high schoolers
Web design is a great place to start learning when it comes to web development, software engineering, and visual design. Learning web design will equip you with the foundational skills you need for almost any career in tech or design. Not to mention, web design itself is a viable career on its own!
Every single aspect of web design is a transferable skill that can be applied to anything. It’s a great way to try out web development, without investing too much time or money. Get a jump start on a full career in web design or a college program with any coding or design involved from digital marketing to software engineering.
You’ll be learning versatile skills that are the foundations of websites and websites are the foundation of business. That makes these skills extremely valuable in a world where open tech positions disproportionately outnumber people skilled in web design.
Why attend a web design Summer Camp?
Learn everything you need to know about web design to start creating websites for your portfolio over the summer. Don’t worry, you don’t have to know anything before you start, so you can take it before you’ve tried anything.
Maybe you’ve already tried to learn web design a million times and struggled. This is for you too! Our instructors will guide you and answer all of your questions based on their industry experience, so you can finally have that “ah-ha!” moment you’ve been working for.
Sometimes it just isn’t the right teacher or you’re afraid you won’t have time during the school year to actually learn computer science concepts on top of everything else. Take the pressure off and learn everything on the AP exam over the summer.
Create Your Own Websites at NextGen
Want to create your own website? Whether you want to be an entrepreneur or a full-time employee someday or maybe you just want to share your adventures, learning to create your own website is always a good idea. You can showcase your portfolio, share your adventures on your blog, or embed your videos.
Building your own website and designing your own personal brand could be your ticket to a lucrative career before or after college. Building your own website can help you start networking, establish skills that you can use in any tech-savvy job, and show off your new expertise.
Summer Web Design Learning Options
You can learn web design over the summer live online or in New York City. For a focused web design course unlike any other summer camp, try the Web Design Summer Course live online.
A Graphic Design Summer Camp in NYC or a live online Graphic Design Summer Course is also a great idea for the aspiring designer of any kind. You’ll master Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop, the most important design tools for the web.
Build your own website at NextGen
At NextGen, you’ll learn from the top web developers and use real-world examples in each section of our immersive courses. With your class, you’ll receive our step-by-step workbooks that are trusted by universities around the world.
Our small class sizes guarantee you’ll get 1:1 attention and first-hand access to our expert instructors. Web design is one of the first topics taught at NextGen, which means it’s been improved through years of iteration.