Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
Distinguish between front-end and back-end within the context of web app development
Create a back-end web server using Node.js
Understand the uses and types of databases and DBMSs
Construct SQL queries to perform CRUD operations on a database
Deploy a web app on Azure
This course is of rolling release model, there are 6 modules in this course, M00 and M01 are released when the course is live, other modules will be released according to the following schedule:
Oct.23: M04, M05
Module 1 – Intro to Back-End Web Development
Module 2 – Building a Web App Server using Node.js
Module 3 – Working with a Database
Module 4 – Deploying a Web App on Azure
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