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React and Node Workshops

Web Development Workshops with SCS Concordia
Oct 22, 2020

React and Node workshops

React workshop

Build the UI for your next project!

This workshop will cover concepts, examples, and exercises to help you build the UI for your next project. React is a frontend Javascript library that allows you to build interactive UIs.

  • What React is and what you can do with it
  • Modern Javascript (ES6) syntax and tricks
  • Writing JSX and rendering elements to HTML
  • Building components, composition and splitting
  • Displaying lists of item objects using components
  • Understanding React data flow with props and state
  • Using Hooks in function components
  • Adding interactivity with HTML inputs, forms and event-handling
  • Fetching data from public APIs
  • Building a project while thinking in React

Previous Events

Material

Preview slides: Google Drive document

Material: Notion link

Code

Codesandbox: Github


Node workshop

Create a server + REST API for your next web application!

In this workshop, we’ll discuss concepts and put them to practice with activities, all about web servers. The code and concepts here would be a great foundation for your next web project! Topics include, but not limited to:

  • Using Node and Express to build a web server and REST API
  • Understanding routing, request and response
  • Implementing CRUD with HTTP methods
  • Building a server-rendered website using templates
  • Connecting to a Cloud NoSQL database: MongoDB Atlas DB
  • User authentication with sessions, cookies and tokens
  • Using external APIs, such as Github Jobs, Giphy, Spotify

Previous Events

Material

Preview slides: Google Drive document

Material: Notion link

Code

Github: Github


Screenshots

React workshop

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Node workshop

client server architecture

REST API CRUD methods

MongoDB CRUD

Session-based Auth

Token-based Auth

Spotify API with OAuth2

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