React JS Course: Chicago
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Graduate with a polished capstone project: A working React application of your choice built from scratch.
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What practical skills can I expect to have after completing this course?
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Push your knowledge to the next level by learning not only how to create React applications, but how and why they work.
Build multi-page, interactive web applications using the popular React Router package.
Create a scalable, maintainable web application.
Call upon an application programming interface (API) in a React application.
Host a React application on Heroku to share with the world.
Will I earn a certificate?
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Are there any prerequisites for this course?
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Yes! All of our part-time courses are designed for busy professionals with full-time work commitments. Depending on your location, classes meet twice per week in the evenings, or all day on Saturday. If you’re able to dedicate a full week to learning, we also have a full-time, accelerated 1-week option. You may opt to take this course in-person at one of our 20+ campuses or online via our Remote classroom setup.
You will be expected to spend time working on homework and projects outside of class hours each week, but the workload is designed to be manageable with a full-time job.
If you need to miss a session or two, we offer resources to help you catch up. We recommend you discuss any planned absences with your instructor.
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