In addition to the technical part of the program students are exposed to agile software development, as well as soft skills that matter to succeed in the IT industry.
Who is eligible to enroll?
- Those who completed the Foundations program successfully or
- accommodate the prerequisites and want to make a career shift to software engineering.
What are the prerequisites?
- understand common data structures and algorithms,
- create docker images and simple CI/CD pipeline, build and deploy those,
- design a database from requirements,
- have basic knowledge of databases,
- use Git for version control,
- inspect websites using Developer Tools on a modern web browser.
Who is in the teaching team?
- Industry leading trainers
- Guest Speakers
What is in the program?
- Instructor-led practical sessions
- Individual assignments
- Professional portfolio
- Soft skills that matter
- Group projects
Format: Face-to-face classes, assignments, guest speakers, mentors and real-life projects
Selection Process: Application, assessment, technical interview
Duration: 8 weeks
Language of Instruction: English/Armenian
Frequency: 3 times a week
Application Deadline: 9 October
Fee: Free of charge
Agile Software Development
Karapet Hovhannisyan has more than 5 years of experience in software engineering. As a front-end engineer, he specializes in building SPA (single page applications) using popular frameworks and libraries such as React and Redux and is proficient in using React for both mobile and web applications. Karapet holds a bachelor’s degree in Informatics and Applied Mathematics from YSU. As an experienced and enthusiastic engineer with great interpersonal skills Karapet is dedicated to contribute to the development of IT sector in Armenia by building more than 2 years of teaching experience.
Award-winning innovator, serial entrepreneur, and technologist with 15+ years in software development, lead of massive-scale projects, and developing products. Started first venture 10 years ago, which was eventually acquired by one of the client companies. Co-founded and developed technology in AI and logistics startups. Led teams at Amazon Web Services (AWS Australia) Networking department across multiple locations focused on the development of software solutions for managing massive scale interconnected network devices. Adjunct lecturer at the American University of Armenia. An active member of open source communities. Presidential award winner. Pending US Patent on “Massive Mobile Network Data processing, collection, and analysis.”