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Learn Node.js

Learn about the different components of a web application’s back-end and explore the Node.js JavaScript runtime environment.

4.26 out of 5 stars
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  • Skill level

    Intermediate
  • Time to complete

    Average based on combined completion rates — individual pacing in lessons, projects, and quizzes may vary
    5 hours
  • Certificate of completion

    Included with paid plans
  • Prerequisites

    2 courses
    We suggest you complete the following courses before you get started with Learn Node.js:
    • Learn JavaScript
    • Learn the Command Line

About this course

JavaScript is one of the most popular programming languages. The powerful Node.js runtime environment has been ranked the technology most commonly used by professional developers. Node.js is an event-driven JavaScript runtime. Node has myriad potential uses for JavaScript development including being a great environment for building efficient network applications.

Syllabus

4 lessons • 2 projects • 3 quizzes

The platform

Hands-on learning

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Meet the creator of the course
Andrea Hassler
Andrea has a Master's in Applied Statistics from NYU and a Bachelor's in Psychology from SUNY New Paltz. She has worked with students individually as a tutor for many years. She has also contributed to research projects in the health sciences as a statistical consultant and research assistant.
Andrea has a Master's in Applied Statistics from NYU and a Bachelor's in Psychology from SUNY New Paltz. She has worked with students individually as a tutor for many years. She has also contributed to research projects in the health sciences as a statistical consultant and research assistant.

Learn Node.js course ratings and reviews

4.26 out of 5 stars
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  • I loved this course. This course is perfect for learning how to build modern, modular JS applications.
    Karthika G.
    Verified Learner
  • Really user friendly, The UI/UX is amazing. The concepts are easily graspable. Great interactive code playground.
    Praabindh P.
    Verified Learner
  • Was an incredible way to knew NodeJS. A great beginner guide!
    Irving V.
    Verified Learner

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Frequently asked questions about Node.js

  • Node.js is an open-source, server-side runtime environment. It’s cross-platform, so you can run it on Windows, macOS, and Linux, and it uses the JavaScript programming language.

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