Concordia University


Course Code: CEWP 559
They call it MySQL but by now, it should start feeling like it's yourSQL. In CEWP 459, you learned the fundamentals. Now it's time to dig deep and get your A game on. This course focuses on advanced topics of PHP web application development like securing web applications, developing shopping carts, authentication, interacting with the file system and server, generating images, controlling sessions, creating an email service, calling web services, and integrating AJAX. You'll also learn how to properly structure web applications using a Model-View-Controller design pattern. By the time you finish this course, you'll have mastered the skills needed to create secure e-commerce web applications using PHP and MySQL. And that's the perfect way to secure a job for your future.

Your take-away

This course is a great way to help you:
• Develop web applications using the MVC design pattern;
• Create a simple, database-connected application;
• Master MVC programming in PHP;
• Learn how to use web services, encrypt data and use encoding;
• Understand regular expressions and conceive a login screen;
• Develop and interactive profile and a basic, ecommerce application.

Our approach

In this program, you'll gain real-world knowledge through active hands-on learning led by seasoned pros who'll show you the ropes. More excitingly, you'll be using the most powerful equipment and the very latest software. You can't get skills like this on YouTube.

Who benefits the most?

• Students who have completed CEWP 459 and want to continue their studies.
• Anyone looking to pursue studies or employment in the field of big data
• Anyone who wants to learn the fundamentals of web programming.
• Students who want to work in advertising, animation, graphic design, website creation and management.
• Students looking onward to an academic path in web programming.
• Intermediate web programmers who wish to improve their PHP knowledge
• Java, .NET, C++ programmers wanting to learn a new language.
• HTML programmers/designers transitioning to learn back-end programming in PHP.
• Project managers wanting to familiarize themselves with PHP development.
• QA testers who wish to learn best practice coding and testing procedures.
• Technical business analysts who would like to build prototypes quickly.
• Hobbyists wanting to incorporate PHP into their personal projects.

Alumni discount

Concordia University Undergraduate and Graduate Alumni, based on the information maintained by the Office of the Registrar, are waived from paying registration and late registration fees when enrolling for courses at Concordia Continuing Education. In addition, Concordia University Undergraduate and Graduate Alumni will receive a 10% reduction on their tuition fees. The Alumni discount is automatically calculated when students enroll on-line.


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