About this Course

2,598 recent views
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 13 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English

What you will learn

  • How to go from idea to design, and from design to code

  • How to integrate with web API's like Google Firebase to build a modern web application

  • How to take the anxiety and guesswork out of coding with analytical debugging

Skills you will gain

Cascading Style Sheets (CCS)HtmlRapid PrototypingUser Experience (UX)JavaScript
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 13 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English

Offered by

University of Virginia logo

University of Virginia

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Automating Your Gruntwork with Javascript

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 29 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
6 videos
Introduction to Week 142s
Intro to the Case - Automating Your Gruntwork with Javascript2m
Overview of the Sample Code6m
Stepping Through the Sample Code13m
Solution to the Case3m
4 readings
Super Important Note on JS Fiddle Change10m
Case - Automating Your Gruntwork with Javascript2h 30m
Note on Updated Sample Code5m
About the Quizzes5m
2 practice exercises
Week 1 Practice Quiz25m
Week 1 Final Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

Creating & Managing Users with Google Firebase

5 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 39 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
10 videos
About the Readings2m
Case Intro - Creating & Managing Users with Google Firebase & Sample App1m
Application Demo1m
Intro to the Sample Code - Part 15m
Intro to the Sample Code - Part 210m
Setting Up a Project on Google Firebase (optional)4m
Asynchronous Execution in JS3m
Observer Pattern in JS2m
Solution to the Case5m
2 readings
8 Reasons This Salesforce Developer Loves Heroku10m
Case - Creating & Managing Users in Google Firebase2h 30m
2 practice exercises
Week 2 Practice Quiz25m
Week 2 Final Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Creating Your Web Application III

4 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 12 min)
4 videos
Finishing Your Prototype1m
Finishing Your Peer Review2m
Completing a Portfolio Entry6m
2 practice exercises
Week 3 Practice Quiz25m
Week 3 Final Quiz30m

About the Coding for Designers, Managers, and Entrepreneurs Specialization

In this specialization, you will experience what it is to go from idea to code. These courses are specifically created for the manager, designer, or entrepreneur who is an active, hands-on collaborator with developers. By the end of the program, you will be able to build working software using HTML, CSS, and Javascript. More important, you will build your creative confidence (and competency!) on engaging in digital projects....
Coding for Designers, Managers, and Entrepreneurs

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Access to lectures and assignments depends on your type of enrollment. If you take a course in audit mode, you will be able to see most course materials for free. To access graded assignments and to earn a Certificate, you will need to purchase the Certificate experience, during or after your audit. If you don't see the audit option:

    • The course may not offer an audit option. You can try a Free Trial instead, or apply for Financial Aid.
    • The course may offer 'Full Course, No Certificate' instead. This option lets you see all course materials, submit required assessments, and get a final grade. This also means that you will not be able to purchase a Certificate experience.
  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

  • If you subscribed, you get a 7-day free trial during which you can cancel at no penalty. After that, we don’t give refunds, but you can cancel your subscription at any time. See our full refund policy.

  • Yes, Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project. Learn more.

More questions? Visit the Learner Help Center.