Agile Development Using Ruby on Rails - The Basics

Armando Fox, Sam Joseph, David Patterson, BerkeleyX

Learn Ruby programming language basics, the Ruby on Rails Model-View-Controller (MVC) development framework and software engineering fundamentals.

This intermediate computer programming course uncovers how to code long-lasting software using highly-productive Agile techniques to develop Software as a Service (SaaS) using Ruby on Rails. You will understand the new challenges and opportunities of SaaS versus shrink-wrapped software and learn to apply fundamental Rails programming techniques to the design, development, testing, and public cloud deployment of an Software as a Service (SaaS) application

Using best-of-breed tools that support modern development techniques including Behavior-Driven design, user stories, Test-Driven Development, velocity, and pair programming, learners will discover how modern programming language features in Ruby on Rails can improve productivity and code maintainability.

Weekly coding projects and quizzes will be part of the learning experience in this SaaS course. Those who successfully complete the assignments and earn a passing grade can get an honor code certificate or verified certificate from BerkeleyX. The videos and homework assignments have been updated to use Ruby 2.4, Rails 4.2.10 and RSpec 3.7. The new class also includes embedded live chat with Teaching Assistants and other students and remote pair programming with other students.

What will you learn

  • Learn the Ruby programming language and Ruby on Rails MVC Framework
  • Develop Software as a Service (SaaS) using Ruby on Rails and an agile technique
  • Understand and apply fundamental programming techniques to the design, development, testing, and public cloud deployment of an SaaS application
  • How modern programming language features can improve productivity and code maintainability

Dates:
  • 31 July 2018
Course properties:
  • Free:
  • Paid:
  • Certificate:
  • MOOC:
  • Video:
  • Audio:
  • Email-course:
  • Language: English Gb

Reviews

No reviews yet. Want to be the first?

Register to leave a review

More on this topic:
Mooc_logo Web Application Architectures
Learn how to build and deploy modern web application architectures – applications...
Cs169.2x_378x225 Engineering Software as a Service, Part 2
CS169.2x teaches sophisticated SaaS+Agile skills, such as working with legacy...
Rubyonrails-basic_378x225_v2 Agile Development Using Ruby on Rails- Basics
Learn Ruby programming language basics, the Ruby on Rails Model-View-Controller...
006fc510-1c57-480e-a52b-c697e7975bc1-c79545f16417.small Agile Development Using Ruby on Rails - The Basics
Learn Software as a Service (SaaS) using Ruby on Rails. This intermediate computer...
More from 'Computer Science':
Regular_7d911eb6-1549-4551-aef8-7a752052d4fb Social Media Analytics: Using Data to Understand Public Conversations
How can you discover what’s being said about the things that matter to you on...
967eee29-87e8-4f2d-9257-a1b38ec07e85-2ad0c7c92b16.small IoT Sensors and Devices
Explore various IoT devices and sensor types, how they work, and how we connect...
E56e7660-bc94-46fd-95c5-ae3f765da60c-013a6523f53d.small Model-Based Automotive Systems Engineering
Learn how to model and simulate system dynamics in automotive engineering Modeling...
C9d14131-a515-462b-82e2-6eaec5bc1c17-f7c5de2ca2ae.small Using Python for Research
Take your introductory knowledge of Python programming to the next level and...
A3e17192-cf3f-4782-9aab-2206b0dc2c90-7202ea5d5042.small Business Considerations for 5G, IoT and AI
Learn how networks are being redefined to support a 5G world and what is required...
More from 'edX':
967eee29-87e8-4f2d-9257-a1b38ec07e85-2ad0c7c92b16.small IoT Sensors and Devices
Explore various IoT devices and sensor types, how they work, and how we connect...
8c411679-4105-4de9-8a4c-9c5b3f4a33a6-0cf4f35d9692.small The Architectural Imagination
Learn fundamental principles of architecture — as an academic subject...
E56e7660-bc94-46fd-95c5-ae3f765da60c-013a6523f53d.small Model-Based Automotive Systems Engineering
Learn how to model and simulate system dynamics in automotive engineering Modeling...
C9d14131-a515-462b-82e2-6eaec5bc1c17-f7c5de2ca2ae.small Using Python for Research
Take your introductory knowledge of Python programming to the next level and...
3b15de0f-832c-4474-b9c8-1fd1b398d372-d0b00b9d9f77.small Customer-Centric Innovation
Learn to take on competition by creating successful and innovative ideas for...

© 2013-2019