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Full Stack Application Development Project

For this project you will apply your knowledge of front end and back end development gained from previous courses and build and deploy a full stack real-world web application on the cloud.

Full Stack Application Development Project

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After a course session ends, it will be archived.
Starts Oct 15
Estimated 2 weeks
6–8 hours per week
Progress at your own speed
Optional upgrade available

About this course

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In this project you will apply your knowledge of front end and back end development to build and deploy a full stack real-world web application on the cloud.

Your project will showcase your understanding of the user experience and user interface design process, and your skills and technologies with Django, Python, Node.JS and Containers.

After completing this project, you will have gained hands-on practical experience with a real-world project and be able to demonstrate your proficiency of front end and back end skills to potential employers.


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Full Stack Application Development Project

At a glance

  • Institution: IBM
  • Subject: Computer Science
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Prerequisites:

    Completion of courses 1-8 within the Full Stack Cloud Developer Professional Certificate

What you'll learn

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

  • Articulate the attributes of multiple cloud services including Watson AI, Cloudant and Cloud Object Storage.
  • Sharpen your skillset using JavaScript, React.js, Python, Node.js, Express and more.
  • Build a real-world web application using front end and back end technology.
  • Deploy your Django full stack web application on the cloud.

Module 1: Application – Static Pages

Module 2: Application – User Management and CI/CD

Module 3: Back End Services

Module 4: Application – Dynamic Pages (React.js)

Module 5: Containerize and Deploy to K8S

Module 6: Share Your Project

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Who can take this course?

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