Understand what is meant by YAML.
Understand how to present different data types within a YAML file.
Understand how to utilise anchors and aliases.
By the end of this project, you will have an understanding of the basics of YAML syntax. This course is for absolute beginners who have no previous experience and want to gain an understanding of YAML syntax. This course will provide an overview of YAML data serialization language. YAML is a human-readable data serialization standard within the software industry and can be used in conjunction with all programming languages and is most commonly used to write configuration files. There are no prerequisites for completing the course, however, you should have a basic understanding of software engineering principles. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
By the end of Task 1, you will be able to understand what is YAML.
By the end of Task 2, You will understand basic syntax, key-value pairs, indentations and comments
By the end of Task 3, you will be able to understand data types in YAML - string/multi-line strings, booleans, numeric.
By the end of Task 4, you will be able to understand data types in YAML - lists and dictionaries
By the end of Task 5, you will be able to understand anchors and aliases in YAML.
Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required
In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step
What will I get if I purchase a Guided Project?
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Are Guided Projects available on desktop and mobile?
Because your workspace contains a cloud desktop that is sized for a laptop or desktop computer, Guided Projects are not available on your mobile device.
Who are the instructors for Guided Projects?
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Can I download the work from my Guided Project after I complete it?
You can download and keep any of your created files from the Guided Project. To do so, you can use the “File Browser” feature while you are accessing your cloud desktop.
What is the refund policy?
Is financial aid available?
Financial aid is not available for Guided Projects.
Can I audit a Guided Project and watch the video portion for free?
Auditing is not available for Guided Projects.
How much experience do I need to do this Guided Project?
At the top of the page, you can press on the experience level for this Guided Project to view any knowledge prerequisites. For every level of Guided Project, your instructor will walk you through step-by-step.
Can I complete this Guided Project right through my web browser, instead of installing special software?
Yes, everything you need to complete your Guided Project will be available in a cloud desktop that is available in your browser.
What is the learning experience like with Guided Projects?
You'll learn by doing through completing tasks in a split-screen environment directly in your browser. On the left side of the screen, you'll complete the task in your workspace. On the right side of the screen, you'll watch an instructor walk you through the project, step-by-step.
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