"Back End Development" is an 8 week, part-time course for those who want to learn how to utilize the most popular and powerful backend languages and databases used in development today.
This 8 week course is designed to maximize learning the structure and use of backend languages, specifically Node.js and PHP, and how the backend completes a true full scale web application. The following is a week by week summary of the topics covered in the course:
Basic Network Communication, Intro to Servers, PHP basics, Node.js basics, and Accessing/Testing server applications
Server Input/Output, PHP Server Endpoints, Serving data in PHP, and PHP data validation
Node.js packages and modules, Node.js Express, Node.js server endpoints, and Serving data in Node.js
User Authentication on servers, Stateful servers and data, Logon/Logoff in PHP, and Logon/Logoff in Node.js
Introduction to Databases, MySQL and relational databases, PHP MySQL use, Node.js MySQL use, and Intermediate MySQL
Mongo and NoSQL solutions, PHP Mongo use, and Node.js Mongo use
Deploying to a server, Cloud services - AWS, Servers - LAMP stack, and Servers - MEAN stack
Client/Server interactions, Server DNS - domain names and subdomains, and Making a Full-Stack application
Plus after hours instructor availability
Plus 32 prototypes, numerous practice
problems, & skill assessments
Plus 8 hrs of homework, 2 hrs of after
class instructor support per week
Students will maximize their learning experience by having direct interaction with highly skilled, seasoned instructors who are there to help them develop the skills needed to build dynamic web sites and applications. The sessions are conducted in-person at our facility but students can participate remotely if needed to accommodate busy schedules.
Students will have 24 hour access to recorded sessions, pre-recorded material, prototypes, practices problems and skills assessment all through the LearningFuze student portal. The materials and curriculum is readily available to accommodate the students changing and varied schedules.
Students of LearningFuze are never truly alone, even when working after hours. The classes each have their own chat room and question queue moderated by an instructor. Students can ask questions, collaborate on projects, and work together throughout the course. Instructors are available for direct student assistance before each class and in the evenings on non-instructional days.
Must be 18 years of age
Must have a laptop
Complete Modules 1, 2, and 3
Test into course through Registration Process
Module start dates coming soon!
This is a required course to complete the Back End Development and Full Stack Development tracks of the Part Time Comprehensive Program. The only exception to this are those students who have tested into a later module.