WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT WITH DJANGO
Django is a high-level Python web framework that enables developers to build powerful and scalable web applications quickly. In this course, you will embark on a journey to become proficient in Django development, from setting up your development environment to deploying web applications. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced programmer, this course will equip you with the skills to create robust web applications.
1. Introduction to Django and Development Environment Setup
- Overview of web development
- Overview of web development with Django.
- Installing Python and Django.
- Setting up a virtual environment for Django projects.
- Creating your first Django project and app.
2. Understanding the Django Architecture
- Introduction to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern in Django (Model-View-Template).
- Configuring Django settings.
- Exploring Django’s project and app structure.
3. Models, Views, and Templates
- Defining data models using Django’s Object-Relational Mapping (ORM).
- Creating database tables and migrations.
- Admin panel setup for data management.
- Writing views in Django.
- Mapping URLs to views using URL patterns.
- Passing data from views to templates.
4. Forms, User Authentication, and Authorization
- Building HTML forms using Django’s Form class.
- Handling form submissions and validation.
- Customizing form rendering.
- Setting up user authentication with Django’s built-in authentication system.
- Managing user sessions and user profiles.
- Implementing basic authorization and permissions.
5. Database Queries, File Handling, and API Development
- Querying the database using Django’s ORM.
- Filtering, ordering, and aggregating data.
- Understanding querysets and lazy loading.
- Uploading and serving media files.
- Handling file uploads with Django’s FileField and ImageField.
- Managing file storage and security.
6. Building RESTful APIs with Django Rest Framework
- Introduction to building RESTful APIs with Django Rest Framework.
- Creating API endpoints for data retrieval and manipulation.
7. Integration with Frontend
- Using Django’s template tags and context data to pass information to templates.
- Integrating frontend libraries and frameworks (e.g., Bootstrap, jQuery).
8. Deployment to a Hosting Platform
- Preparing your Django application for deployment.
- Deploying to a hosting platform (e.g., Heroku, AWS, or a web server).
- Configuring domain and DNS settings.
9. Testing and Debugging:
- Writing unit tests and functional tests.
- Debugging techniques for identifying and resolving issues.
- Best practices for code testing and debugging.
10. Security and Advanced Topics
- Security Best Practices:
- Ensuring security through authentication and authorization.
- Preventing common web security vulnerabilities.
- Data encryption and secure coding practices.
- Advanced Topics:
- Scaling Django Applications: Handling increased traffic and optimizing performance.
- Django REST Framework: Building advanced APIs.
- Real-time Web Applications: Integrating WebSocket communication.
- Django and Docker: Containerizing Django applications for deployment.
- Project Development:
- Participants work on a comprehensive web application project.
- Applying knowledge gained throughout the course.
- Project presentation and peer review.
- To provide participants with a solid understanding of web application development using Django.
- To equip participants with the practical skills necessary to build and deploy web applications.
- To introduce best practices in web development, including database management, user authentication, and security.
- To empower participants to design and develop feature-rich web applications from scratch.
- To prepare participants for further specialization in web development or a career as a Django developer.
- To foster problem-solving skills and a collaborative mindset through hands-on projects and exercises.
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