Compare courses
NUS Institute of Systems Science

Server Side Foundation

Oct 21—Nov 4, 2019
10 days
SGD 2675 ≈USD 1949
SGD 267 per day

How it works


Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with NUS Institute of Systems Science.

Full disclaimer.


Have you ever wanted to write a server-side application for an e-commerce platform or a whiteboard to discuss and share ideas in real-time, a dashboard for businesses to track and monitor the performance of their company, but do not know how?

Now you can realise your dreams with Node.js and Express. Node.js is an extremely popular JavaScript runtime and Express framework makes it extremely easy to develop web application running on Node.js. Using the dynamic duo, you can develop robust web applications for web and mobile.

In this course, you will learn how to set up your development environment, key Node.js and Express concepts, essential Express middleware, as well as learn how HTTP works, how to create RESTful API, consume other RESTful service, connect and query databases, and much more.

You will also learn how to use Git for versioning, and for trying out new features and collaborating with your friends.

This course is part of the StackUp - Startup Tech Talent Development Programme offered by NUS-ISS.

Key Takeaways

  • Understanding of how Node.js works
  • Structure of an Express application
  • Design RESTful API
  • Connect to and query database

What Will Be Covered

  • Node.js
  • Express Framework
  • JavaScript
  • RESTful web services
  • Querying Relational Database
  • Deploying to the cloud

Who should attend

Anyone who wants to learn how to build a web application.


  • Familiarity with HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Participants will be required to take an online assessment upon course enrolment


Chuk is with the Advanced Technology Applications Practice for National University of Singapore, Institute of Systems Science (NUS-ISS). His current responsibilities includes developing courseware, and teaching graduate and public courses in enterprise software engineering, software architecture,...
Vincent is the CTO of Voyager Innovations Singapore, a company that builds digital innovations to transform growth markets. Some of these innovations include the award-winning TackThis (an omnichannel store-builder and marketplace-builder), and PayMaya (a popular Philippines digital payment provi...
Founded an EduTech company. Preparing young ones with coding in all aspect not only software but integration with robotics, devices and anything that have a micro controller chip waiting for us to command them to perform any task. My time it was computer age, newer generation into mobile and futu...

Course reviews

Reviews for this course are not publicly available