Noble Desktop has taught computer graphics and web development since 1991. If students experience challenges in their learning, instructors tweak the class to make it work better. Noble Desktop focuses their teaching methods on "learn, then practice" by encouraging students to watch demonstrations, and then apply the skills learned. Noble Desktop offers several free seminars for complete beginners.
Motion Graphics Certificate
Duration: 6 weeks
Learn video editing with Adobe Premiere Pro and motion graphics and visual effects with Adobe After Effects. You’ll gain a deep understanding of how these programs work together, as well as and workflow strategies for going from concept, to design, to fully-animated motion graphics. Along the way, you’ll create projects that teach you After Effects and Premiere Pro, while mastering creative techniques in both motion graphics and special effects. In the final portfolio development course, you’ll create independent projects to showcase your newly-developed skills.
Python Developer Certificate
Duration: 3 weeks
Learn the essential skills and tools to become a Python Developer. This beginner-friendly course teaches you Python for software development with Django, Django REST, and other developer tools such as Git and SQL. In the first week, you’ll learn about the lexical syntax of Python, then move onto more advanced topics such as dictionaries, custom functions, and sorting algorithms. In week two, you'll learn object-oriented programming, how to work with APIs, and get an introduction to web databases using SQL. Throughout the program, you’ll work on several portfolio projects with guidance from the lead instructor.
Python for Data Science Bootcamp
Duration: 2 weeks
In this hands-on course, students will quickly go from learning the fundamentals of Python to analyzing real-world datasets. The initial classes will give students practice with foundational programming concepts like loops, functions, and objects. The focus of the class will then shift to tabular data, as you find in CSV files or databases. You will learn how to clean and combine data, as well as generate useful statistics and visualizations. The final sessions will be focused on using linear regression to extrapolate from data and make predictions. For more information about the topics covered in the course, please refer to our syllabus below.
This course is designed to give beginners the practical skills they need to start contributing valuable insights for their company or organization. Examples and exercises will emphasize how these techniques can be applied to real-world situations and use cases. Previous math or coding experience is not required.
Subjects: Python, Data Science
Social Media Marketing Certificate
Duration: 5 weeks
Social media marketing is a powerful and essential digital marketing tool. From understanding the landscape of social media to developing an effective strategy that will lead to the growth of your online presence, this certificate program will teach you how to boost a business's online following within the competitive marketplace. This course will introduce you to trends, marketing strategies, and paid advertisements on platform giants like Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, TikTok, Twitter, and more. You’ll learn about the most popular content categories across platforms, including images, videos, and written content.
Software Engineering Certificate
Duration: 13 weeks
UX & UI Design Certificate
Duration: 15 weeks
Learn to design the UX (User Experience) and UI (User Interface) of websites in this certificate program. From prototyping, to user research and testing, to creating visual designs in Adobe XD, Sketch, Figma and more, you’ll learn how to create effective designs. This Certificate includes 4 courses: Sketch in a Day, UX Design Bootcamp, Photoshop in a Day, and Visual Design Bootcamp.
Video Editing & Motion Graphics Certificate
Duration: 7 weeks
In this certificate course, you'll learn video editing with Adobe Premiere Pro, audio editing with Adobe Audition, and get started with motion graphics/animation with After Effects. By the end of the program, you'll have a demo reel that you can show potential employers and clients.
Web Design Certificate
Duration: 7 weeks
This class made me a faster and more efficient coder. The curriculum is well designed and the teachers really care about your success. I would recommend NextGen to anyone looking to gain this integral skill.
Student |Graduated: 2018
Course Excel & Financial Modeling Bootcamp
"Great teacher, great class, can't wait for the next one"
I can honestly say I learned more useful modeling and excel skills from the Financial Modeling Bootcamp then I have through one and a half years of business school. The course effectively conveys key finance, corporate finance, and financial accounting... Read More concepts while also offering students the opportunity to build real financial models with real-time data. The 7:1 student to teacher ratio along with the experience and modeling expertise of Mourad offers a unique opportunity for a personalized learning experience. Whether you are a student looking to pursue a career in finance or a current professional simply looking to brush up on your Excel skills, I would highly recommend this course.
"Amazing Course - would recommend to any college student"
The course was a great experience. I learned more then I ever have in this program. The teachers were extremely nice and always willing to help out! The course materials were clearly well-prepared and the speed of the course was perfect!
Course Nextgen: AP Java Coding Bootcamp
"A high quality and worthwhile program - gave me a great foundation and made me confident in my computer science skills."
Nextgen boot camp gives an organized and focused class with high qualtiy teachers and curriculum. I greatly enjoyed my experience and feel that it was a productive experience. At the end of the 8 week summer program I felt extremely confident in everything... Read More I learned. I strongly recommend this class to anyone looking to be comfortable and confident in their computer science skills.
This class equipped me with the important skills and tools that are essential to being successful in my future career. I was extremely satisfied with my experience at Nextgen's course and I would recommend it to all those who are looking to learn Java.... Read More
"This camp was very helpful to school and I had a great time!"
This was an amazing camp. I learned so much and i had a great time. It was specific to each person and the teacher would focus on us individually. Also, it really helped me with my school because I’m in engineeering and therefore it gave me something... Read More most of my friends don’t know how to do. I really enjoyed it and had a great time and would do it again! I would recommend doing this if your into coding and want to gain more skills with Java.
This course was one of a kind, it combined a teacher with in-depth industry knowledge of the subject, small classes, and an amazing atmosphere. All these things led me to learn faster and more in-depth in such a short period of time. This class was not... Read More only a great review but taught me many new things for excel. I would recommend this to anyone looking to get into finance, or anyone looking to brush up on their skills.
This was a great refresher course for some of the deeper financial concepts I have not used since undergrad. I think this course is phenomenal for recent college grads starting off their careers in finance or budget. It's a great intro for learning to... Read More navigate excel shortcuts. I am 5 years in my career now and have never had the investment banking background but still have been a financial analyst and been involved in raising capital so the concepts covered were a great refresher for me.
Additionally the instructor did a great job with playing to the students in the course and our backgrounds and what subjects to go more in depth with and vice versa.
What an excellent training! After only a few sessions, I have skills to put together a website. The teacher was fab, the materials and presentation are well-organized and easy to follow. Just a smart place to up your tech skills. Go for it!