The weekdays went smoothly enough.
Monday: Orientation and meeting the cohort.
Tuesday: Complete week’s challenge in a day, in true Daniel fashion. Switched from Linux back to Windows (lol). Writing test suites was an interesting concept.
Wednesday — Friday: Spent each day during the afternoon as navigator in the Driver/Navigator system, learning how to convey thought to varying proficiency.
Saturday: …here we go.
Finishing the pre-course in roughly two days did not prepare me for this week’s finale. Nor did completing the week’s challenge called “Boris Bikes” in a day. Nothing did.
However, what it did do was…
Week 1 8th June — 14th June
Week 1 was an absolute blur.
Pull up a chair, grab some coffee and let’s talk about it.
I started my journey, formally, on Wednesday June 10th 2020 at around noon. I had finally wrapped up the majority of outstanding items in leaving my place of employ. Now I could dedicate my time and efforts to the pre-course and embark on my software development journey without distraction.
While barrelling through the pre-course Week 1, at “Lesson 1: Development Setup” once I read “For OSX follow our guide” I went to the next learning…