Learn Node.js From Scratch

Learn Node.js From Scratch

This course covers fundamentals of Node.js as a backend programming language and aims to get you just comfortable enough to start your backend journey without being afraid of working with a real programming language

(386 ratings)
4.3k enrolled
Course Instructor: Mehul Mohan

Course Outcomes

  • What is Node.js and how it works
  • Module systems in Node.js
  • Writing HTTP Servers
  • ESM and the future of Node

Course Structure

36 lectures2h 15m total duration

  Welcome to the course (and pre-requisites) 
  Introduction to Node.js 
  Hello World 
  Node.js Hello World 
  Pre-req for Node.js (JavaScript) 
  Working with the Command Line Interface in Node.js 
  Understanding the Node.js Runtime Environment 
  Callbacks and Asynchronous Programming 

About This Course

Welcome to our interactive coding course with Node.js! In this course, we will take you on a journey through the world of Node.js and help you master the skills you need to become a proficient developer.

The course is designed to be highly interactive, so get ready to roll up your sleeves and dive into hands-on practice labs and projects. Our goal is to give you the opportunity to learn by doing and gain practical experience with Node.js.

The course is divided into several sections, each focusing on a specific topic related to Node.js. We start with the basics of Node.js, including how to install it, set up your development environment, and work with the command line interface. From there, we move on to more advanced topics such as handling events, working with streams, and using the Node.js module system.

Throughout the course, we will use real-world examples and scenarios to help you apply your new skills in practical ways. You will build a range of projects, including a web application, a file system browser, and a chat application, that will test your knowledge and challenge you to develop your skills even further.

In addition to the practice labs and projects, we also provide plenty of additional resources to help you solidify your learning. This includes quizzes, reading material, and videos that explain complex topics in a clear and easy-to-understand way. You will also have access to a community forum where you can ask questions, get feedback, and connect with other learners.

At the end of the course, you will have a deep understanding of Node.js and be able to build complex applications using this powerful technology. You will also have a portfolio of projects to showcase your skills to potential employers or clients.

To get the most out of this course, we recommend that you have a basic understanding of JavaScript and web development. However, if you're new to these topics, don't worry - we provide plenty of resources to help you get up to speed.

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Featured Review

Mehul is one of the best teachers we can have. He digs deep and teaches more than other tutors. Love his videos

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Mar 03, 2024
very nice
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Jan 25, 2024
Its Explain Thing from the Scratch's 😀
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Dec 14, 2023
great course for foundation
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Dec 11, 2023
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Dec 11, 2023

Course Instructor

Mehul Mohan
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Mehul Mohan
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