• Application Deadline
  • 35 days
    Duration
  • English
    Language
EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Using Open Source Web Tooling to Improve Development Proficiency course in collaboration with MicrosoftX.  Learn how to use current open source tools such as Node.js , Boostrap, Font Awesome and the NPM to improve your web dev proficiency. 

About

The Using Open Source Web Tooling to Improve Development Proficiency course is part of the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Front-End Web Development, from MicrosoftX.

Have you heard about Node.js, the Node Package Manager or Bower? Perhaps you’ve wanted to dive into some open source tooling for your Web development projects.

This computer science course focuses on some of the current open source tools and technologies available today for Web developers. In the five modules of this course, you will learn how to use Node.js and the NPM along with other tools like Chalk, Angular, Bootstrap and Font Awesome.

Topics covered include:

  • Yeoman and its dependencies in the context of creating an Angular application;
  • Testing code with a focus on jsLint and unit testing with Karma;
  • Node.js and the NPM and how to use Minify and Sass;
  • Configuration and touring tools such as Karma unit tests, Angular providers and routing.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 35 days
    • Intensity 5 hrs/week
    • Duration description

      5 weeks

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Self-paced
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

What you'll learn:
  • Node.js and Node Package Manager
  • Angular and Bootstrap
  • Yeoman
  • jsLint
  • Minify and Sass
  • Angular routing and providers

Lecturers

  • Daren May - President and founder of CustomMayd

  • Josh Bezdek - Designer and Developer

  • Drake Boley - Senior UI Engineer

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites:

  • Junior-level developers who work in a professional environment
  • Students with programming experience
  • Hobbyist programmers who already have HTML, CSS, and JavaScript training or knowledge

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 35 days.
  • National Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 35 days.
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Funding

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