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Building your own REST API with Node.js

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483 Queen Street West

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Toronto, ON M5V 2A9

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Please note: This is a two-day workshop that runs from 10am - 4pm on January 27th-January 28th.

Participants in this workshop will learn how to design, build, and deploy their own API. Join HackerYou instructors Ryan Christiani and Simon Bloom as they guide you through the principles and architecture of REST, the Node.js environment and Express library, and the database MongoDB. Upon completion of this workshop, you will be equipped with tools to successfully design, build, and deploy your own full stack application!

What will I learn?

  • The principles of RESTful Architecture and API Design
  • The basics of Node.js and server-side JavaScript
  • Introduction to MongoDB and how store and retrieve documents
  • Using the Express library to develop your own API
  • How to deploy their project online using Heroku.

What will I build?

  • You will be building and architecting the api to power Updog - an animal scoring app that allows users to vote and rank the pets that they find the cutest!

What will I need to bring?

  • Sublime Text, or another plain-text editor
  • Computer running latest OSX or Windows

What are the prerequisites?

  • Basic to intermediate knowledge of JavaScript
  • Working knowledge of the command line

This workshop is facilitated by Ryan Christiani (CTO, HackerYou) and Simon Bloom (Lead Developer, Grassriots + Lead Instructor, Full Stack Masterclass).

Lunch will be provided on both days! Please contact us if you have any dietary restrictions.

Refunds for HackerYou workshops will only be given if we are notified 7 days prior to the event.


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