Full Stack Software Developer
Whether you're new to web development or want to build on existing skills, this course will teach you how to create and maintain full-service websites. You will learn all the significant aspects of front-end, back-end, and full-stack development through several milestone exercises and a hands-on project. Throughout the course, you will build a website that hosts learning games. By course completion, your website will allow users to log in, play games, track their progress, see leaderboards, and manage their accounts.
George Mason University
What you will learn
- Build a fully functioning database-driven website from the ground up
- Build a secure user authentication system and to manage user data
How you will benefit
- Build a functional website to add to your developer portfolio
- Join existing development teams as front-end or back-end developers
- Support non-web-based software built with Python
- After learning several different programming languages, you will be able to pick up new programming languages more easily if they have a need (or interest)
- Because they will have learned SQL, you will be able to run reports against a major database
How the course is taught
- Self-paced, online course
- 18 Months to complete
- Open enrollment, begin anytime
- 650 course hours
- Things Every Developer Should Know
- Zip Files
- Showing Extensions in File Listings
- Taking Screenshots
- Using a Command Line Shell
- Relative and Absolute Paths
- Environment Variables
- Visual Studio Code
- Using Stack Overflow
- Asking Good Questions in Your Course
- Exercise: Ask a Question
- Introduction to HTML
- A Quick Overview of Web Development
- Introduction to HTML
- Paragraphs, Headings, and Text
- HTML Links
- HTML Images
- HTML Lists
- HTML Tables
- Sectioning a Web Page
- Audio and Video
- Introduction to CSS
- Crash Course in CSS
- CSS Fonts
- Color and Opacity
- CSS Text
- Borders, Margins, and Padding
- Display and Visibility
- Pseudo-classes and Pseudo-elements
- Styling Tables with CSS
- Transforms and Transitions
- CSS Lists as Hierarchical Navigation
- Media Queries
- Variables, Arrays, and Operators
- Conditionals and Loops
- Event Handlers and Listeners
- The HTML Document Object Model
- CSS Object Model
- Errors and Exceptions
- Scope, var, let, and const
- Arrow Functions
- Rest Parameters
- Spread Operator
- Array Destructuring
- Template Literals
- Objects, Context, and the this Object
- Array map() Method
- Array filter() Method
- Array find() Method
- Creating, Styling, and Validating Web Forms
- HTML Forms
- Styling Forms with CSS
- Regular Expressions
- Node.js and Server-side Form Validation
- Getting Started with Vue.js
- Basic Vue Features
- Implementing Game Logic
- Transitions and Animations
- Bootstrap Training
- Getting Started with Bootstrap Basics
- Bootstrap Layout
- Creating Responsive Navigation
- Bootstrap Typography
- Bootstrap Forms
- Bootstrap Components
- Bootstrap Utilities
- Bootstrap Flex
- Relational Database Basics
- Simple SELECTs
- Advanced SELECTs
- Subqueries, Joins and Unions
- Conditional Processing with CASE
- Inserting, Updating and Deleting Records
- Creating Tables
- Introduction to Python
- Python Basics
- Functions and Modules
- Python Strings
- Iterables: Sequences, Dictionaries, and Sets
- Virtual Environments, Packages, and pip
- Flow Control
- Exception Handling
- Python Dates and Times
- File Processing
- PEP8 and Pylint
- Advanced Python
- Advanced Python Concepts
- Regular Expressions
- Working with Data
- Testing and Debugging
- Classes and Objects
- Django Training for Python Developers
- Getting Started with Django
- Git, GitHub, and an App with a Model
- Template Filters and Tags
- Static Files
- Django Admin and the User Model
- URLs and Slugs
- Sending Email with SendGrid
- Forms and Widgets
- User Registration
- Messages Framework
- Media Files
- Making Queries, Ajax, and View Functions
- Pagination and Ordering
- Advanced Querying and Search
- Deploying your Website to Production
- Customizing Django Admin
- Additional Topics
- Introduction to WordPress Training
- Getting Started and Setup Options
- WordPress Dashboard
- Comments and Feedback
- Reader Page
Nat Dunn founded Webucator in 2003 to combine his passion for technical training with his business expertise and to help companies benefit from both. His previous experience was in sales, business and technical training, and management. Nat has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in International Relations from Pomona College.
There are no prerequisites to take this course.
- This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.
- PC: Windows 8 or later.
- Mac: macOS 10.6 or later.
- Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
- Adobe Acrobat Reader.
- Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.
- Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.
Instructional Material Requirements:
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.
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The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via email) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.
This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
This course is non-credit, so it does not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements. Financing is available from select schools. Learn more about financial assistance.
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