MongoDB University is providing an online course to build a blogging platform, backed by MongoDB. The university is offering free online courses to teach you how to build and deploy apps on MongoDB. This course will go over basic installation, JSON, schema design, querying, insertion of data, indexing and working with the C# driver. This is a 7 weeks course and each week new video lectures and a new assignment will be released. Applicant will receive a certificate of completion at the end of the course. To receive a certificate of completion, applicant will need to achieve 65% on graded material. Applicants should be familiar with the .NET framework to be eligible for the course.
Course Details In Brief
Level: For .NET Developers
Length: 7 weeks
Workload: 3-5 hours per week
Institution: MongoDB University
Certificate Available: Yes
Session: Course session will be Aug 4, 2015 to September 22, 2015
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Why Choose Stanford University MOOC?
MongoDB University offers free online courses to teach you how to build and deploy apps on MongoDB. Over 200,000 of your peers have already signed up. Applicants will get a certificate of completion from MongoDB, Inc. Each course is composed of pre-recorded lesson videos you may watch at any time during the run of the course. There are weekly deadlines for assignments. Each course has an active online forum where students can help each other. In addition, the instructor(s), teaching assistants and other MongoDB employees will monitor the forums and try to help.
This is a very online course and you need access to a computer and YouTube. A recent Windows, Mac OS or Linux based machine will work fine. You will receive a final grade but the grade won’t be on your certificate of completion. To receive a certificate of completion, you will need to achieve 65% on graded material. There are three different types of assessments within the course: quizzes, weekly assignments and a final exam/project. Quizzes don’t count toward your grade. Quizzes are intended to help you check your own understanding. The weekly assignments will comprise one half of your grade and the final exam/project one half of your grade. Most assignments will be due on Tuesdays. Each week we will release new video lectures and a new assignments. Unfortunately, due to the large number of students and in the interest of fairness, late assignments cannot be accepted. Brief details of the course are as follows:
-Duration: 7 weeks
-Each week we release new video lectures and a new assignment.
-Each week requires approximately 3-5 hours of your time, depending on your level of preparation.
-Your final grade for the course will be comprised of weekly assignments which count for half of your grade and a final exam/project which counts for the other half of your grade.
-You will receive a certificate of completion at the end of the course if you achieve a 65% or above on graded material.
You Will Learn
By the end of the course, you will learn:
-how applications are built on top of MongoDB using the .NET framework
-to take the C100DEV: MongoDB Certified Developer, Associate Level exam
– build a blogging platform, backed by MongoDB.
For detailed information go through MongoDB University page.