Meteor course on Coursera, starts December 2015


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Stumbled across this today, https://www.coursera.org/learn/web-application-development

Someone did post earlier but link wasn’t for the actual class. Exciting to see Meteor making its way into a MOOC. I plan on taking part.

Description:

In this course, you will develop more advanced web application development skills. You will create native mobile versions of your Meteor.js web applications. Using the publish and subscribe model in Meteor.js, you will control how users interact with data. You will write unit tests for your JavaScript code, making it more robust. You will learn how to deploy Meteor.js on your own server using node.js and MongoDB.

At the end of the course, you will be able to:

  1. Create native mobile apps using Meteor.js
  2. Implement social media features such as following
  3. Write and run unit tests on your JavaScript code
  4. Set up your own server environment to run meteor applications
  5. Implement the publish and subscribe data control model

In this course, you will complete:
2 programming assignment taking ~1 hour each to complete
4 quizzes, each taking ~20 minutes to complete
multiple practice quizzes, each taking ~5 minutes to complete