Web Development using Drupal 8

3rd June 2019 to 22nd June 2019

Expected Outcomes: After completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Design, develop and deploy web applications using Drupal 8 in Linux based system

  2. Develop and maintain applications using Drupal site building tools.

  3. Develop and implement new Drupal 8 modules and themes.

  4. Customize and extend existing modules and themes.

Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Web (optional)

Description of the Course: Drupal is a free and open source content management system / framework written in PHP and distributed under the GNU General Public License. It is used as a as a tool for building personal blogs to larger corporate, social media systems, online shopping systems and political sites including india.gov.in and whitehouse.gov. The rapid website assembling, the modularity and the extensible architecture of Drupal provide an ideal ground to develop powerful web apps. Drupal has a thriving community behind it and the framework provides very powerful tools for customization. It has zero software acquisition cost, it runs on industry standard LAMP stack and it has a proven security record.

This course aims at introducing web application development using Drupal, site building, configuration management, theming and development. The major portion of this course is site building and configuration which requires little or no coding experience. At the later portion of this course, students will be introduced to building their own modules and themes using PHP. At the end of this course, students will be able to create a complex web based system using Drupal 8.

Duration: Minimum 20 Days

Course Coordinator:

1. Sunil Dhimal

Assistant Professor, Computer Science & Engineering

Email: sunil.d@smit.smu.edu.in


2. Mrs. Prativa Rai,

Associate Professor, Computer Science & Engineering

Email: prativa.r@smit.smu.edu.in


3. Chinmoy Kar

Assistant Professor, Computer Science & Engineering

Email: chinmoy.k@smit.smu.edu.in