Feb 20th 2017

Front-End Web UI Frameworks and Tools (Coursera)

This course will give you an overview of client-side web frameworks, in particular Bootstrap. You will learn about grids and responsive design, Bootstrap CSS and JavaScript components. You will learn about CSS preprocessors, Less and Sass. You will also learn the basics of Node.js and NPM and learn about Web tools like Bower.

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

- Set up, design and style a web page using Bootstrap and its components

- Create a responsive web page design

- Make use of web tools to setup and manage web sites


Week 1: Front-end Web UI Frameworks Overview: Bootstrap

Week 2: Bootstrap CSS Components

Week 3: Bootstrap Javascript Components

Week 4: Web Tools

Front-End Web UI Frameworks and Tools is course 2 of 6 in the Full Stack Web Development Specialization

Learn front-end and mobile hybrid development, build back-end support, and implement a fully functional application. The first two courses in this Specialization include an orientation to client-side development, covering HTML/CSS, JavaScript/JQuery, and frameworks such as AngularJS and Bootstrap. On the server side, you’ll learn to implement NoSQL databases using MongoDB, work within a Node.js environment, and communicate to the client side through a RESTful API. You’ll also learn to create hybrid mobile applications, using the Ionic framework and Cordova. In the final Capstone Project, you’ll apply your skills to build a fully functional web and hybrid mobile application with back-end support.