PHP with MySQL is a very popular combination for creating small web apps. With PHP developers can create dynamic websites and apps with greater functionality.
This course will enable those already familiar with HTML to take their work to the next level - building more powerful web solutions and advancing to dynamic, database-enabled, website/intranet programming and applications using the open-source PHP scripting language and MySQL database
The course is aimed at those who have successfully completed the Building Websites with HTML5 and CSS3 or have a good understanding of HTML and how web pages work.
This practical course takes place over ten weekly evenings in our central London location.
The course broadly comprises the fundamentals of programming with PHP, relational database design and operations with MySQL, and web solutions using PHP and MySQL.
By the end of the course, students will be able to:
“ Good balance between understanding the needs of beginners and pushing forward with content…a very positive experience. ”
“ Excellent introduction to the basics - not just of PHP and MySQL, but also of programming for the web in general. ”
Successful completion of Building Websites with HTML5 and CSS3 or good understanding of HTML and how web pages work.
Class time consists of theory supported by live coding, problem solving exercises and discussion in class. The students are provided with extensive notes and code packages. Homework exercises are available, for which individual feedback can be given.
Sonya Smith got hooked on CSS and web standards before they were mainstream. She then spent several years honing her front-end skills hand-coding websites and blogs for SMEs using clean, cross-browser, accessible code.
What Sonya loves about CSS is there's always something new to learn.