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Building Web Applications using MySQL and PHP

On our Building Web Applications short course you will learn to use MySQL and PHP together to create web-enabled, database-driven applications. You will extend your web programming skills to manage data in web-enabled MySQL databases through a web-based interface powered by PHP. Topics include: error handling; uploading files with PHP; manipulating graphics with PHP; object-oriented programming; web application security and application design techniques and strategies.

Prerequisites: Introduction to Database Technology or equivalent, Web Programming using PHP or equivalent. Basic principles of programming.

This course is currently being run online.

15 credits at level 5

  • Entry requirements

    Entry requirements

    Most of our short courses have no formal entry requirements and are open to all students. You may have to fulfil specific prerequisites for some intermediate-level or advanced-level courses, but these will be specified where relevant.

    This short course has prerequisite(s). If you try to enrol on this short course without completing the prerequisite(s), you will not be able to complete your enrolment. Please contact us if you would like further information

    As part of the enrolment process, you may be required to submit a copy of a suitable form of ID.

    International students who wish to come to the UK to study a short course can apply for a Visitor visa. Please note that it is not possible to obtain a Student visa to study a short course.

  • How to apply

    How to apply

    You enrol directly onto the classes you would like to take, using the Enrol Now link below. Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis - so apply early. If you wish to take more than one short course, you can select each one separately and then enrol onto them together via our online application portal. There is usually no formal selection process, although some modules may have prerequisites and/or other requirements, which will be specified where relevant.

First class: Tue 04-May-21 6pm-9pm