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Master Python and Java and learn to apply important computer science, data science, and software engineering principles in this Cape Town software development course. Learn Python, Java, Object Oriented Programming, and machine learning in less than 6 months to kick-start your future career as a software engineer. Software engineering is a creative career that allows you to work with code and people, as well as hardware and other computer systems. This career places you at the heart of the digital economy, with endless scope for growth. Our software development courses are beginner-friendly and focus on job-ready programming skills you’ll need in your career.
*The reported outcomes above are calculated from our most recent Graduate Report compiled with data collected from graduates of HyperionDev from 2017 through 2021. To understand how these outcomes were calculated and to see all the details download the full report here.
Our Cape Town software development bootcamp is structured to allow you to start coding as soon as possible. Tasks are designed to teach you the theory needed to develop your skills, and give you the opportunity to practice implementing your newly acquired Python, Java and machine learning knowledge by completing practical activities. The beginner-friendly, progressive-difficulty design of this software development course allows you to progress quickly to advanced software engineering techniques, making it perfect for high school students and established tech professionals alike.
Learn about algorithms and pseudocode to get you thinking like a programmer.
Python is the fastest-growing programming language today. Learn what it is and how to use it efficiently.
Learn how to add “if”, “else” and “elif” statements to expand on control structures. Explore the differences between various loop statements.
Create complex programs and learn how to manage, use, and store even complex collections of data.
Discover the fundamental concepts of Java, such as variables and control structures, while learning how to create and efficiently use Java methods.
Explore the Git version control system and the GitHub collaboration platform. Learn how to set up a repository and use common Git commands.
Delve into computer science concepts of the software development process and the software process models. Learn about agile development and Object Oriented Programming.
Learn how to detect and remove existing and potential errors in your programs. Familiarise yourself with the three stages of testing: development, release and user testing.
Learn how to communicate with your database using SQL and MySQL, while also exploring the JDBC, the Java API for accessing relational databases.
Learn how to implement popular computer science algorithms for sorting and hashing. Explore the Collections API algorithms
Discover the best-practice guidelines for ensuring the effective deployment and maintenance of software systems.
Get acquainted with machine learning. Learn about finding structure in data, and how to use the scikit-learn library.
Graduate from your bootcamp with a newly minted certificate as evidence of your skills and expertise.
Receive technical assistance in getting your CV industry-ready according to accepted best-practice format.
Know what to expect when getting ready for that big interview with expert interview preparation from professionals who have been where you are.
We work with select hiring partners to place graduates from our software development course in new jobs within six months of graduating. There are also internship placements available with select partners.
Receive personalised code review and career coaching as you work your way through the industry-aligned course content of our software engineering course. With code reviews within 48 hours, professional feedback and direct referrals to our handpicked hiring partners, you are well on your way to landing that dream job you’re after.
Become part of a like-minded community of aspiring developers with the same career goals as yourself - share knowledge and tackle problems together at our bootcamp campus. Be empowered and get inspiration from your peers throughout your learning experience.
Our bootcamps are more than just educational programmes. They include a comprehensive period of career development support, including transforming your CV to a technical one that will get you developer job interviews, direct referral to our hiring partners in and potential internship placement at select partners, mock job interviews and career coaching, and a career search community of students and graduates from your same programme.
All of HyperionDev’s courses are driven by best-in-class expert support. Our on-campus course includes lectures and direct face-to-face access to teaching assistants who will support you on a regular basis. You will also receive tailored feedback and continuous code reviews to get you job-ready in months rather than years.
Never get stuck on a coding challenge. Even when you’re not learning in the classroom, you’ll have full access to reviews of your code and assignments via our web learning interface. Our team of remote reviewers will assess the accuracy, style and efficiency of your code in the same way that real industry developer teams do, so that you can learn how to structure your code to write code that is both industry-quality and 100% correct.
Complete our pre-bootcamp coding course to better understand the course outcomes, in-class learning platform and support of HyperionDev’s bootcamps. Join our expansive community of students and tech industry professionals to hear success stories from current and past HyperionDev students and prepare for your application to our on-site programmes.
Enjoy access to relevant, and industry-aligned course content that is updated regularly - not just once every few years. Feel confident that you’re mastering everything that is in-demand for your chosen career and industry goals. Our courses are continually reviewed to align to latest industry needs.
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We’ve made it easy to enrol in our on-campus courses. Follow the simple steps below and secure your spot on our industry-aligned bootcamp and lay the foundation for a successful career in coding.
Select the bootcamp you’d like to enrol for. Learn programming and in Cape Town or Johannesburg.
Finish the tasks and confirm a time to discuss your enrollment with a course advisor to secure your spot.
Upon completion of your application, select any of our flexible payment plans when enrolling.
All our bootcamps start on the 5th of each month. Enrol today to secure your spot.
Our on-site courses merge our world-class, human-led online learning environment with in-person physical classes. You'll have access to our physical campus to attend group lectures, as well as 1:1 tutorials online with our network of expert code reviewers. You will submit work through your dedicated student dashboard, where your coding submissions will be graded on-demand and where you’ll be able to speak to our teaching assistants about any challenging topics you've encountered. Live chat, email, phone, and video call support will also be available through our online platform when you're not on-campus.
The team members that guide you learned their craft at CoGrammar, and have studied for years specifically towards a career path as a full-time code reviewer. CoGrammar runs the most selective programme in the world for sourcing and training in this unique career path, which is designed to maximise the success of bootcamp students around the globe.
Have your code reviewed for quality and accuracy, and check whether it’s aligned to industry standards.
Our on-campus course lectures will help you to master the more complex aspects of your course.
As a full-time on-site student, you'll have direct access to industry expert lecturers.
On this online forum, you can engage with all of our HyperionDev community. Meet fellow students in your cohort and bootcamp. Chat to HyperionDev staff about your career placement post bootcamp. Share resources, memes and Youtube videos, or share your code snippets to figure out why it’s not running. In addition to your weekly calls, and code submissions, this online forum will make sure you will always have someone to turn to.
You're not alone. Your course peers all have the same career goals as you, and you'll join a community of like-minded aspiring developers to participate in classroom discussions, team-building exercises, and social events. Being a developer is more than just working alone at your computer - immerse yourself in a developer ecosystem and community.
The last portion of your bootcamp will include career support. Practice mock interviews with your career coaches and peers, get insights into the job market in and find prospective employers through HyperionDev's hiring network.
Get personalised coding help and expert code review from our network of professional code reviewers. These specialised trainers will review your code to make sure it’s accurate and aligned to industry standards. Our team of code reviewers is there to help you throughout your bootcamp. Look forward to professional feedback, frequent video calls, and a personalised learning support schedule tailored around your needs.
These are just three of the many experts in our expansive network who will help you graduate a job-ready software developer in in as little as 3 months.
Ridhaa has had a years-long interest in coding, and his personal journey to being a mentor has taken him from IT classes in school, all the way to his formal OCA certification for JavaSE7. Ridhaa has been a mentor with us for two years, and his consistent drive for personal coding education and on-the-job training has taken him to be one of our most well-rounded mentors in all three of our bootcamp specialisations.
Serge came to HyperionDev with a background in freelance development, mostly in Python. However, his passion for learning and teaching drove him to apply for a position helping others along the difficult road of learning to code. Today, Serge’s work as a HyperionDev mentor is a critical part of our bootcamps’ successes: he helps hundreds of people switch careers into high-paying developer roles, with a patient ear, and a smile.
Nizaam has been a HyperionDev mentor for nearly 2 years now. His friendly attitude and passion for student success help hundreds of students fulfil their dreams of learning to code – and his background in non-coding-related jobs and personal experience of our coding bootcamps make him a natural in helping students who are trying out coding for the first time in their lives.
Enter the job market faster and with a greater competitive edge, thanks to a comprehensive professional portfolio of the programs you made during your bootcamp. You’ll complete capstone projects throughout your bootcamp which will populate your portfolio, showing off real examples of your newly acquired skills to prospective employers.
Use your knowledge of variables and control structures to create an investment calculator. Learn how to nest various loops within another.
In this level, you will be introduced to the popular version control system, Git and the Github collaboration platform. Learn how to host and review code, while building up a portfolio of work.
Using your data science and algorithm knowledge, put your machine learning skills to the test and design a system that interacts with a database.
Study full-time and receive access to code review and feedback from industry experts in real time. Set your schedule to suit your needs, and look forward to working your way through industry-aligned course content that will empower you in your new career.
40 hours per week commitment
In-person guidance and assistance on any task
Receive code review & feedback in your lecture or within 48 hours online
Gain full access to our Johannesburg and Cape Town Campuses 5 days a week
Join a daily in-person lecture on campus
Wifi provided on campus
Full access to our online learning platform and community
Career coaching, interview preparation, referral to our hiring network
We make it even easier for ambitious and passionate students to learn to code, and switch to a rewarding career as a web developer, software developer or data scientist. Learn more about the scholarships HyperionDev currently offers.
We are excited to offer multiple ambitious students from the United States a $500 scholarship that goes towards the overall tuition fee of one of our online coding bootcamps. We’ll consider three highly motivated applicants each month who want to learn to code and switch to a career in coding. Available to residents of the United States only.Learn more
We’re with you every step of your journey, and our support doesn’t end when you graduate from your course. Our post-bootcamp career support services help to prepare you for the world of work, so you can find a developer job as quickly as possible.
Validate your newly acquired skills with a certificate of completion from HyperionDev upon graduation from your coding bootcamp.
Receive technical assistance in getting your CV industry-ready according to accepted best-practice format.
Know what to expect when getting ready for that big interview with expert interview preparation from professionals who have been where you are
Receive access to our job portal, which allows you to connect with hiring partners across the world. There are also internship placements available with select partners.
Throughout the years, we’ve helped many people acquire new coding expertise and sharpen their skills as they prepared to embark on new careers. We can tell you a lot about our bootcamp, personalised support, instant feedback and industry-aligned course content – but we think our past students say it best.
“I found a new job as a software developer within 2 weeks of completing HyperionDev's Web Development course. Despite my prior university studies in programming, I struggled to land a job as a developer and worked as a mechanic until being exposed to real practical coding skills that I now use day-to-day."
From Motor Mechanic to Software Developer at Pepcor IT
"HyperionDev gave me the confidence and ability to code and find the tech job I've always wanted. 4 months after I completed my Web Development Bootcamp, I landed a role in my dream career as a web developer."
From Office Manager to Web Developer at Cartmell Communications
"The support my mentor gave me during HyperionDev's Software Engineering courses helped me go from unemployed to a tech role with IBM that has changed my life. This course gave me the stepping stone needed to follow my passion and start my career in tech."
From Business Management Graduate to Strategic Consultant at IBM
"I found a new job as a software developer 2 months after graduating from my HyperionDev course. The 3 months I spent studying with HyperionDev took me from being an absolute beginner in coding to someone who actually felt like they could be a software developer, because I actually attained the skills to switch to a career in tech."
From Tour Operator to Software Developer at MIP Holding
“HyperionDev, with their excellent guidance and structure, resulted in my learning, in a few months, what would have taken more than a year on my own. Just 1 month after completing my course, I found myself employed and working as a Software Engineer.”
From Unemployed Graduate to Software Engineer at Andile Solutions
“As a Site Engineer, I felt my skills were not utilized to their fullest. Now, as a full-time mobile developer, I’m very happy about the exciting opportunities ahead and the new stimulating environment.”
From Site Engineer to Mobile Developer at The Reach Trust
“After 2 years of struggling to get into the development industry, HyperionDev’s Mobile Development course helped me land a job that has me creating mobile apps used in the real world.”
From Customer Support Associate to Mobile Developer at Rapid Deploy
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