Web Application Technologies and Django

  • flag Coursera
  • student Intermediate
  • database eLearning
  • earth English
  • clock 15h


In this course^ you ll explore the basic structure of a web application^ and how a web browser interacts with a web server. You ll be introduced to the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) request/response cycle^ including GET/POST/Redirect. You ll also gain an introductory understanding of Hypertext Markup Language (HTML)^ as well as the overall structure of a Django application. We will explore the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern for web applications and how it relates to Django. You will learn how to deploy a Django application using a service like PythonAnywhere so that it is available over the Internet.

Covered topics:

  • Cascading Style Sheets (CCS)
  • Html
  • Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
  • SQL
  • Django (Web Framework)