About this Specialization

This Specialization is an introduction to building web applications for anybody who already has a basic understanding of responsive web design with JavaScript, HTML, and CSS. Web Applications for Everybody is your introduction to web application development. You will develop web and database applications in PHP, using SQL for database creation, as well as functionality in JavaScript, jQuery, and JSON. Over the course of this Specialization, you will create several web apps to add to your developer portfolio. This Specialization (and its prerequisites) will prepare you, even if you have little to no experience in programming or technology, for entry level web developer jobs in PHP. You’ll demonstrate basic concepts, like database design, while working on assignments that require the development of increasing challenging web apps. From installing a text editor to understanding how a web browser interacts with a web server to handling events with JQuery, you’ll gain a complete introductory overview of web application development.
Learner Career Outcomes
44%
Started a new career after completing this specialization.
21%
Got a pay increase or promotion.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible Schedule
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Intermediate Level
Approximately 6 months to complete
Suggested pace of 5 hours/week
English
Learner Career Outcomes
44%
Started a new career after completing this specialization.
21%
Got a pay increase or promotion.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible Schedule
Set and maintain flexible deadlines.
Intermediate Level
Approximately 6 months to complete
Suggested pace of 5 hours/week
English

There are 4 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Course 1

Building Web Applications in PHP

4.7
stars
3,239 ratings
717 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Introduction to Structured Query Language (SQL)

4.8
stars
3,681 ratings
817 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Building Database Applications in PHP

4.9
stars
851 ratings
186 reviews
Course4

Course 4

JavaScript, jQuery, and JSON

4.6
stars
630 ratings
127 reviews

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University of Michigan

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