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Introduction to PHP and MySQL Programming


Introduction to PHP and MySQL Programming

Introduction to PHP and MySQL Programming

Learn more about PHP and MySQL programming.


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Course Description

PHP is a widely used programming language which works on the principal of server side scripting to produce dynamic Web pages. It can be easily integrated with HTML and SQL to produce these dynamic web pages, and is often used to process the contents of a Web page form as it is more secure and reliable than JavaScript.
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This free online PHP programming course gives an overview of how PHP programming works in the Web environment and you will learn what certain commands and lines of code infer within a .php file and review the resultant effect on client side machines. MySQL is an open-source relational database management system which uses structured query language requests for working with data. You will learn how PHP can be combined with MySQL to create a very powerful online database engine. This free online PHP programming course will be of great interest to IT and Web development professionals who would like to learn more about using PHP and MySQL to integrate database functions into Websites, and to learners who would like to learn more about the functionality of PHP and MySQL.

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Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes: - Understanding the basics of the PHP; - Examine how web pages are developed using PHP; - Learn certain specific PHP variables and syntax; - Better understanding of how PHP, HTML and MYSQL work together to produce dynamic pages.


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Module Title
Module 1: Introduction to PHP and MySQL Programming
Module 2: Introduction to PHP and MySQL Assessment

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Course Title Introduction to PHP and MySQL Programming
Course # 512
Course Publisher Harvard
Course Category 1
Content Origin
Course Description  PHP is a widely used programming language which works on the principal of server side scripting to produce dynamic Web pages. It can be easily integrated with HTML and SQL to produce these dynamic web pages, and is often used to process the contents of a Web page form as it is more secure and reliable than JavaScript. This free online PHP programming course gives an overview of how PHP programming works in the Web environment and you will learn what certain commands and lines of code infer within a .php file and review the resultant effect on client side machines. MySQL is an open-source relational database management system which uses structured query language requests for working with data. You will learn how PHP can be combined with MySQL to create a very powerful online database engine. This free online PHP programming course will be of great interest to IT and Web development professionals who would like to learn more about using PHP and MySQL to integrate database functions into Websites, and to learners who would like to learn more about the functionality of PHP and MySQL.
License  This course is available from Harvard OpenCourseWare through the following Creative Commons licence:
Creative Commons License
Release Date 13 September 2012
   
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Course Duration (Avg Learner) 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio High
Audio Only High
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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  • Abdul Shakeel India Nice course 2014-12-17 05:12:41
  • Yika Joy Nocete Philippines Interesting! 2014-12-17 02:12:21
  • Honeyleth Montero Philippines Thank you! 2014-12-13 09:12:58
  • John Kamau Kenya I really enjoyed it and I've learnt alot. Thank you. 2014-12-10 15:12:05
  • Joanne Ferrolino Philippines This course helps computer students and users to create databases using PHP and MySQL programming. 2014-12-10 15:12:48
  • Muhammad Naeem Thebo Pakistan This is very useful course for me from PHP to MYSQL data base connectivity and the use of variables and the Registration Form exercise is very funny work to complete the main and different types of functions to variables as well and the course instructor was very good for his expertise and clear understanding of the topic. 2014-12-08 11:12:58
  • Muhammad Naeem Thebo Pakistan This course is a very useful and very fruitful in general. 2014-12-08 10:12:26
  • Aaa Zzz Germany Well-intentioned lecturer, but the code samples are way out of date (mysql_*() instead of PDO) even if menat to be introductory. The textualization in the course tests should be reviewed for Colonial English. 2014-12-08 04:12:27
  • Ali Hameed Iraq good training >> thanks 2014-12-04 17:12:41
  • MUHAMMAD GOMBI Nigeria I understand that with PHP and MySQL you can create a dynamic web page which is also store information in MySQL data base 2014-12-03 13:12:30
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Free, Online Introduction to PHP and MySQL Programming Course.