WEB Development

WEB Development
$7500
Code: WD(120)-MH
Campus: Manhattan
Cost: $7500
Hours: 120
Credits: None
Web Development is one of the most active disciplines of Information Technology. Both demand and salaries are very high in this field.

Course Description

  • Web Development is one of the most active disciplines of Information Technology. Both demand and salaries are very high in this field.
  • Full Stack Web Development provides a fast path to employment because developers possessing these skills can work as entry level front end or back end developers or even as freelancers.
  • Full Stack Web Development with PHP and Wordpress is a course that takes into account the aforementioned arguments to provide students with a practical course in which they will learn about the LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MYSQL and PHP) and walk away with a portfolio of skills and code they can apply in their very first job after the course.

Corse Goal

To provide ASA continuing education students with a hands-on experience on the LAMP stack and Wordpress (respectively the most popular stack and most popular CMS for Web Development)

Format

  • Suggested readings and videos prior to each session to maximize engagement.
  • Interactive presentations which include not only Powerpoint files but also demos and Q&A in each session.
  • On-going creation of a personal website and multiple exercises to familiarize students with the most useful tools and skills of the profession.

Course Project Objective

Objective
  • To build a personal portfolio website hosted in the cloud and powered by a LAMP stack and Wordpress.
  • Provide a detailed exploration of the fundamentals of Web Development so students can deliver value to employers from day 1 or become freelancers with minimal friction.
Project Development Requirements
  • Each student must have access to a personal laptop computer, email and a Google account (free).
  • Students must have Internet access and ideally a smartphone.