Course Outline




  • 2 -5 days

Lab Setup

  • All participants must have a laptop with Internet connectivity
  • Node.js must be installed in a Linux system – please make sure the latest version is installed
  • Windows/Linux/Mac system with the following browsers and extensions:
    • Firefox and Firebug – latest versions
    • Chrome

Course Outline

Getting Started
  • Installation
  • What is Express?
Routing and URL Building
  • Basic routing in an Express application
  • HTTP method
  • Using dynamic routes
  • What is “Middleware”?
  • Learn to write a simple middleware function
  • Understanding Templating
  • Installing templating engine for Express
  • Using template engines with Expres
  • Using Pug – a case study
Database Integration in Express
  • Learn to connect databases to Express apps
  • Connecting to MongoDB – a case study
  • REST principles
  • RESTful URIs and methods
  • Creating API in Express
  • What is Scaffolding?
  • Scaffolding tools for Express
Error handling and Debugging
  • Error handling in Express using middleware
  • Functions for error handling
  • Express Debug module

The classroom training will be provided in Bangalore (Bengaluru), Chennai, Hyderabad or Mumbai and will be conducted in the client's premises. All the necessary hardware/software infrastructure must be provided by the client.