Delivery of this module will be online due to government-issued guidelines during the Covid-19 pandemic and may be made available face-to-face subject to Public Health England recommendations. Please submit your application and, once reviewed by the module leader, you will receive more specific information about the online delivery of your module and assessments.
PHP and MySQL are the most popular programmes for creating small web apps. Using these programmes, developers can create more dynamic sites and apps with greater functionality.
This advanced short course is ideal for those who have successfully completed the Web Programming with PHP/MySQL Part 1 or have good PHP/MySQL skills.
Led by an experienced web developer, the course aims to takes your existing skills to the next level, developing real-world web applications with PHP and MySQL.
You will require (X)HTML authoring skills ideally through completion of our introductory web authoring course Building Websites with HTML5 and CSS3
This practical course takes place over ten weekly evenings in our central London location.
Topics covered include object-oriented programming in PHP, PDO, database integrity, authentication, security and session handling, server side data validation, on-the-fly image generation, PHP libraries and Composer, and configuration of web development environments under Windows and Unix.
By the end of the course you will be able to: