The digital industry doesn’t just need software developers, there are a range of opportunities. If you simply want to improve your digital literacy you can contact Jersey Library, or try out the FREE online courses from Barclays Digital Wings
If you are interested in an entry level position in the digital industry and can commit to 10+ hours of study a week for 6 months, then the Digital Jersey coding programme might be for you.
These are useful starting points for anyone wanting to start to learn code. Digital Jersey and the DJ Hub don’t endorse the following sites, but these are a great way of seeing if you like coding, or following a programme of self-learning.
Some of the best coding courses online are those which are interactive.
This is designed for students with some programming experience, but if you have none and are motivated you will do fine. Students will learn the fundamentals of Java. Massachusetts Institute of Technology via MITOpenCourseware FREE
Learn from over 1000 videos created by expert teachers on web design, coding, business, and much more. Their library is continually refreshed with the latest on web technology so you’ll never fall behind. Monthly subscription but has a free trial.
This course provides a gentle, yet intense, introduction to programming using Python for highly motivated students with little or no experience in programming. Massachusetts Institute of Technology via MITOpenCourseware FREE