I loved the whole program. It was more challenging in some instances than I thought which made for a rich educational experience.
I can't speak for other programs, but I felt that the Web Applications Developer program was awesome! I thought it was a great way to learn about web applications development. I can't wait to start using what I've learned!
The amount of information provided in your courses far exceeded other online tutorials and lessons I've tried.
The Web Applications Developer classes went beyond my expectations and will increase my productivity in more ways than I can imagine!
This course gave me a good foundation to be able to get into the field of Web Application Development. It helped build relevant skills that many firms are looking for. I now feel more confident to apply to jobs in this ever evolving field.
The Web Applications Developer course is amazing! I found the mix of readings, presentations and exercises really helpful in understanding how web code works together.
This course is an excellent way to gain knowledge in the field. Not only do you learn through the course but you will always have the materials to refer back to.
Course Code: GES316
Learn the fundamentals of HTML and gather an overview of web development. Understand how to create paragraphs heading and text, links, images lists, tables, and more using HTML.
Receive a crash course in CSS before moving on to cover fonts, text, colors, backgrounds, transitions, and more. You’ll also cover more advanced CSS training such as page layout, shorthand properties, best practices, and additional topics.
Learn the basics and accelerated uses for PHP, SQL, and XML. Understand how to manage files and stay organized while using these systems for web development.
Master the basics of HTML5. Learn how to use HTML 5 to create page layouts, audio and video elements, forms, web storage, canvases, and integrated APIs.
Brian Love started building web applications when he was 13, and hasn't stopped. A graduate from the Institute of Technology, the State University of New York at Utica/Rome, with an undergraduate degree in Computer Information Systems and a master's degree in Business Administration, Brian provides a rare and valuable ability to combine his passion for technology with his business expertise.
Note: This course is supported by multiple instructors at Webucator, a national training and courseware development company, all of whom are experts in their fields.
There are no specific prerequisites for this program, but students should be fairly knowledgeable about computers and Internet usage and will need an Internet connection, a modern browser, and email capabilities.
This program is compatible with both the Windows and Macintosh operating systems. (Special note for Mac users: While there is nothing taught in this course that cannot be done on a Mac, all the presentations are done using a PC. If you have questions as to how to do an exercise on your Mac, you will be able to ask your instructor.)
Full setup instructions and technical requirements are provided after accessing each module in the course. The following are the minimum system requirements necessary to access the modules included in the Web Applications Developer course.
All of these items can be downloaded for free:
A Web browser. You will need the latest version of Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.
Any text or HTML editor. Suggested editors for each platform are:
i. Crimson Editor (free)
ii. Adobe Dreamweaver
iii. Notepad (included in Windows) or Textpad
Mac OS X
i. Adobe Dreamweaver
ii. TextMate, TextEdit (included in Mac OS X) or TextWrangler
For the Ajax and PHP modules, you must install either MAMP or XAMPP, both of which are free.
Additionally, you will need one of the following databases:
Manuals are included as downloadable PDFs throughout the program.
Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.
All of our programs are self-paced and open-enrollment. You can start and finish the program at your own pace. Upon registering, you're given twelve months to complete this program.
This program may require additional software. Please refer to the PC Requirements/Materials Included page for details.
ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a certificate of completion.
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don't provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
Students can ask questions and receive feedback from instructors from within the environment. In addition to providing content expertise, our instructors facilitate interaction and enhance the overall learning experience. The two main instructors for the course are Connie Howell and Nat Dunn. Both have more than ten years of web development and training experience.
In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a computer and the Internet. You can access the program contents from any Web-enabled computer. You don't have to use the same computer to log-in to the program every time. To follow along with the demos and to complete the exercises, you will need to download and install the software described in the technical requirements. All of the software required for the course is free of charge; however, you may opt to buy additional software, which can make developing websites faster and easier.
If you have questions that are not answered on our website, please feel free to contact us via LIVE chat (click the button toward the top of the page). If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please feel free to send us a question using the "Contact Us" form to the right. You may also call us at (855) 534-3690. We will answer your questions promptly.
Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready.
Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.
The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not completing in time. If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee may be charged for an extension.