Why, hello. You've come to apply to the upcoming Code First: Girls Autumn/Winter 2017 University of Sheffield Python coding course.


Course dates:
Wednesdays, 18th October - 6th December 2017, 6-8pm


Eligibility: This course is open to those who have not previously completed a CF: G course, who identify as women/non-binary and are...

* Aged 18+ and currently studying at the University hosting the course

Welcome to your application!

Some information for you before we get started. 

The information you share with us as part of this application will be kept confidential and only shared with the Code First: Girls staff and Instructors involved in the selection process. The information will only be used to process your application and you will not be contacted or your information used for any other purposes without your express permission.

The information you provide will be stored for a maximum of 3 years unless you ask us to delete your information sooner. 

Please tick yes below to confirm you understand and accept these terms, and would like to proceed with your application.


If you would like us to delete your information sooner than 3 years, after making your application please email info@codefirstgirls.org.uk with your full name and email address and we will contact you to action.
Please confirm that you are eligible to apply: *

As mentioned our University community courses are only open to the following:

Those who identify as women/non-binary and who are either...

* Aged 18+ and currently studying at the University hosting the course

If you are not eligible you can still apply for our Code First Professionals courses: www.codefirstgirls.org/female-professionals

First Name: *

Surname: *

Your student number: *

We need your student number to confirm that you are a student currently studying at the University hosting the community course.
Age? *

Please confirm that you can make the dates of the University of Sheffield Python course: *

This course runs one evening a week over 8 weeks.

Due to the high number of applications we receive we can only accept one application per person per semester.

Please indicate your current field of study: *

Which of the following qualifications do you hold? *

Please include any current study. 
Select all that apply.  
If you have any vocational qualifications please select "Other" and specify.

What is your proudest achievement? *

Tell us about an impressive achievement that will make you stand out. Think about societies you have been part of, or set up, think of charities you have run, shops or stalls you have sold from, or a work related or community achievement. In a nutshell, we want to see that you have a self-starting personality.
What will Code First: Girls enable you to create that you cannot currently? *

What efforts have you made to learn to code already? *

Be specific here - let us know what resources you've used or if you've tried any languages out already.
So, what excites you about tech? What is your favourite start-up? Why? *

We're interested in tech start-ups. Think about what tech start-up you're most interested or impressed by and a few reasons why you think they're awesome.  If you're stuck, do some research to find a tech company that interests you.
Have you ever thought of starting your own startup? If so, what ideas have you had? *

Remember, we're interested in tech based start-ups!
To what extent are you interested in a career in tech? *

On a scale of 1-7 how interested are you in a career in tech? *

This course will require a significant commitment as we cover a lot of information in a short period of time. You will be expected to attend all sessions, and also complete homework outside of the sessions. Please confirm you can attend all sessions. *

Anything else you'd like us to know?

Congratulations on making your application for the Code First: Girls course.

You should receive and email to confirm your submission, and we'll be in touch to let you know the outcome in due course.

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