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The MERN stack consists of client, server and database skills. The course explains the four components and the role each has in building a modern, sophisticated Web application, and then covers the configuration, implementation and programming details. You will learn to build the Node.js server, include Express in the app, interface with the document-oriented database MongoDB, and use React and Hooks on the client side. The client-server communication is through RESTful API. Class assignments and projects will give you hands-on experience.
At the conclusion of the course, you should be able to
- Describe the web application stack end to end
- Explain the basics of building reusable web components
- Create back-end code using Node.js, ExpressJS, and MongoDB
- Develop front-end code using React and Hooks
- Apply the RESTful API standards
- Introduction to the MERN stack
- Building the Node.js server
- Connecting MongoDB and Node.js
- Interacting with MongoDB using Mongoose
- Configuring and using Express in a Web app
- Implementing RESTful API using Express in Node.js
- Understanding React principles
- Implementing React application
- Understanding the front-end state management using context and hooks
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|Wed, 02-01-2023||6:30 p.m.||9:30 p.m.||Live-Online||REMOTE|
|Wed, 02-08-2023||6:30 p.m.||9:30 p.m.||Live-Online||REMOTE|
|Wed, 02-15-2023||6:30 p.m.||9:30 p.m.||Live-Online||REMOTE|
|Wed, 02-22-2023||6:30 p.m.||9:30 p.m.||Live-Online||REMOTE|
|Wed, 03-01-2023||6:30 p.m.||9:30 p.m.||Live-Online||REMOTE|
|Wed, 03-08-2023||6:30 p.m.||9:30 p.m.||Live-Online||REMOTE|
|Wed, 03-15-2023||6:30 p.m.||9:30 p.m.||Live-Online||REMOTE|
|Wed, 03-22-2023||6:30 p.m.||9:30 p.m.||Live-Online||REMOTE|
|Wed, 03-29-2023||6:30 p.m.||9:30 p.m.||Live-Online||REMOTE|