Frontend Developer

Want to be the bridge between designers, project managers and clients? Want to produce amazing user experiences? If so, this Frontend Developer program is for you. 

Technology & Design
Full time
2 years
CSN Approved
Professional Diploma



Frontend Developers produce amazing user experiences

Frontend Developers help produce amazing user experiences on the web and in apps through the use of HTML, CSS and JavaScript – as well as a constantly changing battery of tools and programming languages.

Frontend Developers essentially bring to life how designers, other team members, and clients imagine user experience. But it’s not just hard technical skills, you also need to have the ability to plan your projects, communicate your ideas and keep the team on track.

Hyper Island puts Frontend Developers to work in teams with our design students. This way, you’ll learn useful ways to combine graphic design with coding principles and master the communication and teamwork needed to produce amazing interactive user experiences.

How it works

What you'll learn

This program will prepare you for an exciting career as a Frontend Developer. By the time you graduate, you’ll have the following skills:

Knowledge of HTML, CSS, PHP, Javascript and MySQL

Overview of CMS systems: WordPress, Drupal and Adobe AEM

Overview of Backbone, Angular, Node.js AJAX, REST, JSON, API and SEO principles

Database knowledge within SQL, MongoDB or similar

Basic knowledge about translating digital design to a developed final product 

The ability to test and error search for code

Career Opportunities

Get the skills to accelerate your career

Launch your career
You’ll be well-positioned to apply for the following roles: Frontend Developer, Web Developer, Interface Developer, Web Programmer, Javascript Developer, among many others.

Get industry-relevant skills
All course content is designed to meet the needs of today’s industries and is delivered by industry professionals at the forefront of their fields. Real project briefs set by real clients form the core of the program’s modules and are developed in close collaboration with our network of industry partners.

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Our methodology

Hyper Island Way

Hyper Island methodology is based on a learner-centered, experience-based approach. We facilitate learning journeys, where discovering, uncovering, applying and reflecting is all part of the process by which participants learn useful skills and knowledge they can apply right away.

Learn by doing

Build, create, experiment! We know from more than 20 years of experience that people learn best through active doing and making.

Work in teams

Collaboration is the modern core competence in a world of complexity and constant change.

Real-world ready

We build learning around actual examples and practical tasks to make it all immediately relevant and useful.

Global network of experts

We work with world-leading industry experts to provide the most cutting-edge content.

Vocational education at its best

This program is a vocational diploma program which means that you will practice experience-based learning; no textbooks, tests or traditional teachers. Instead, you will be a part of a collaborative and high-energy learning environment that mirrors the modern workplace dynamics. Surrounded by a diverse set of talent and industry experts from all over the world, you will get a chance to create solutions based on real problems of real clients.


Join a growing global network

The Hyper Island alumni community is for everyone that has graduated from a program or course. We offer you the chance to form part of a community with more than 5000 people around the world. Our mission is to connect you to each other and facilitate lifelong learning.