FREE COMPUTER INFORMATICS SEMINARS
We will teach the essential ideas of Computer Science for a zero-prior-experience audience.
Computers can appear very complicated, but in reality, computers work within just a few, simple patterns. We will simplify and brings those patterns to life, which is useful for anyone wanting to become familiar with today’s digital world.
Our seminars are hands-on and our labs include a variety of equipment that you'll be exposed to. We welcome you to bring your own laptop/equipment to take what you learned home with you!
Read more below to find out what you can learn for free.
Starting November 1st, every Tues + Thurs from 6-8 PM
Every Saturday from 3-5 PM.
Knowledge Systems Institute, 3420 Main Street, Skokie, IL
WHAT TO EXPECT
The seminars will start with basic introduction on the below mentioned topics. The lecturer will go into more detail and cover advanced areas in future seminars. Our seminars are open to the public.
TOPICS AND DESCRIPTIONS
Networking: Understand the basic pieces of your home network, protect yourself and your family on the Net with basics of computer security! The seminar will start with the absolute basics and work toward building a functional network.
Database Structures and Query Language: Developing your own database can be very tricky. In fact, whether you want to keep records for a small business or run a large e-commerce website, developing the right database system can be a major challenge. Our seminar on SQL (Structured Query Language) will guide you starting with the basics to some advanced content using hands-on devices, namely Raspberry Pi.
Python Programming: Python is one of the fastest growing programming languages. Which is easy to see why: it requires three to fives times less time than developing in JAVA. Great for beginnings who have never coded before! Our seminar will guide you with step-by-step through syntax and logic of programming with Python and provide real world programming examples to give you a more hands-on experience trying what you’ve learned.
Website Design: You’ll learn how to design and build websites by learning the basic principles of CSS to beautify your HTML code and keep fundamental design profiles in mind like branding, color theory, and typography which are all instrumental in the design process of a website. These are useful skills to acquire as they are needed by nearly every single business in the world to communicate to customers. By the end of this track, you’ll have all the skills required to design and build your own website/blog and more.
KSI offers cost saving consulting service to design your website! contact us to ask what we can do for you!
KSI’s campus is spacious, sophisticated, and welcoming; providing a nurturing atmosphere to the creative process. Our labs come equipped with individual developer stations which include double monitors, mic/headphone sets, and access to devices like raspberry pi, Arduino, 3-D printer(s), and more (all device use is supervised).
KSI is located at 3420 Main Street in Skokie, IL
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