Certificate in Full-Stack Web Development (Fall 2019)

Program Overview | Available Sessions | Program Policies

Fall 2019

This will also add the following products to your cart:

  • FS1000 Foundations of Full-Stack Web Development
  • FS1010 Web UI Concepts and Frameworks
  • FS1020 Server Side Programming and Tools
  • FS1030 Database Design and Principles
  • FS1040 DevOps and Deployment
  • FS1050 Capstone Course

$9,600.00 (CAD)

Becoming a full-stack web developer, the most in-demand specialization in web development in the GTA right now, shouldn’t require you to take months off work. Bootcamps and other full-stack web development programs demand a financial and time commitment that just isn’t an option for most people. We believe learning full-stack web development should be accessible to anyone.

For full program information please see our Program Overview Page.

FS1000 Foundations of Full-Stack Web Development

Part-Time In Class

In this course, students will be introduced to the Technology that makes the web run, the tools and terminologies involved and learn the fundamentals of each technology. The importance of design, type, security, privacy usability and accessibility will be examined through the components of visual and text communication.
Schedule:
From 07-Sep-2019 to 19-Oct-2019
Class 1: Saturday, September 7 Class 2: Sunday, September 8 Class 3: Saturday, September 21 Class 4: Saturday, October 5 Class 5: Saturday, October 19
# of Classes:
5
# of Hours:
40.00

FS1010 Web UI Concepts and Frameworks

Part-Time In Class

In this course, students will learn how to build effective, interactive and responsive websites by using languages including HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
Schedule:
From 02-Nov-2019 to 14-Dec-2019
Class 1: Saturday, November 2 Class 2: Sunday, November 3 Class 3: Saturday, November 16 Class 4: Saturday, November 30 Class 5: Saturday, December 14
# of Classes:
5
# of Hours:
40.00

FS1020 Server Side Programming and Tools

Part-Time In Class

In this course, students will learn how to integrate business logic into web applications by building and coding a powerful backend, using the appropriate technologies.
Schedule:
From 11-Jan-2020 to 22-Feb-2020
Class 1: Saturday, January 11 Class 2: Sunday, January 12 Class 3: Saturday, January 25 Class 4: Saturday, February 8 Class 5: Saturday, February 22
# of Classes:
5
# of Hours:
40.00

FS1030 Database Design and Principles

Part-Time In Class

This course covers database design and the use of database management systems for web applications. It includes extensive coverage or the relational model, relational algebra, SQL and NOSQL
Schedule:
From 07-Mar-2020 to 18-Apr-2020
Class 1: Saturday, March 7 Class 2: Sunday, March 8 Class 3: Saturday, March 21 Class 4: Saturday, April 4 Class 5: Saturday, April 18
# of Classes:
5
# of Hours:
40.00

FS1040 DevOps and Deployment

Part-Time In Class

This course introduces students to various deployment tools and platforms and provides a working knowledge of cloud computing for the web, version control and virtualization.
Schedule:
From 09-May-2020 to 20-Jun-2020
Class 1: Saturday, May 9 Class 2: Sunday, May 10 Class 3: Saturday, May 23 Class 4: Saturday, June 6 Class 5: Saturday, June 20
# of Classes:
5
# of Hours:
40.00

FS1050 Capstone Course

Part-Time In Class

This course is the icing on the cake, the grand finale that takes you through a full-stack life cycle tying together all that you would have learnt thus far. This integrative course will not only give you another opportunity to question in-depth your learning so far, but also to apply your learning to a real-life web development project.
Schedule:
From 11-Jul-2020 to 22-Aug-2020
Class 1: Saturday, July 11 Class 2: Sunday, July 12 Class 3: Saturday, July 25 Class 4: Saturday, August 8 Class 5: Saturday, August 22
# of Classes:
5
# of Hours:
40.00

Confidentiality and Financial Security

Given the experiential and practical nature of the courses and the application of Ontario’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) to York University, The School of Continuing Studies works to ensure that instructors and participants acknowledge and respect the privacy and confidentiality of personal information that may be presented in the context of instruction. Instructors will limit the amount of personal information that is collected, used or disclosed in their sessions, and will ensure that all identifying personal information (including proper name, address, etc.) is omitted from all written documents in order to protect personal privacy and confidentiality. Instructors should not bring or share personal or other confidential files or records with the class or allow students to do so.

We are committed to protecting your privacy and your financial security, and we do this in several ways:

  • Your credit card information is never received or stored by our system. Only your financial institution has access to your credit card information.
  • Your Student Portal is password-protected. To access any personal and academic information, you must enter your username and portal password.

York University Privacy Policy

How to Register

All registrations are processed on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration is not guaranteed and programs can reach its maximum enrolment capacity, so early registration is recommended.

The School of Continuing Studies reserves the right to alter fees, other charges, instructors and course dates/locations.

Online – Visit our website at continue.yorku.ca to register in any course or program offered by the School of Continuing Studies.

Mailing Address and Changes in Personal Status

All correspondence, including your registration confirmation, grade report and refund cheque, will be sent to the email address provided at the time of registration.
To maintain accurate student records, notification of any changes to your name, address and contact information are required. To update your personal information:

  • Log in to the Student Portal with your student ID and password and update your personal information OR
  • go online to Contact Us and email all changes OR
  • submit a written request to the Registration and Student Records Coordinator at regscs@yorku.ca

All name-change requests must be accompanied by official documentation justifying such a change.

We will not accept telephone requests to change a name or address.

Education and Amount Certificates (Income Tax Receipts) (T2202A)

Income Tax receipts will be available online in February of the following year. Please refer to the income tax guide for allowable deductions.

Session Transfer

Students must contact the Program Manager for permission to transfer to another session.

Transfer requests are only granted for documented medical reasons. Please contact the program manager for information on the required documentation.

Notification of change or cancellation of classes

When necessary, the School of Continuing Studies may alter, postpone or cancel classes. In these instances, students will be notified by email, based on the information provided at the time of registration.
Cancellations or changes will also be posted on the School of Continuing Studies Twitter account.

Cancellation of courses/programs – Fee Refunds

The School of Continuing Studies reserves the right to withdraw or cancel programs/courses. Should a course or program be withdrawn or cancelled, the School will issue a full refund of fees paid.

University Policy on Student Conduct

Students and instructors are expected to maintain a professional relationship characterized by courtesy, collegiality and mutual respect, and to refrain from actions that would be disruptive to such a relationship;

It is the responsibility of the instructor to maintain an appropriate academic atmosphere in the classroom, and the responsibility of the student to cooperate in that endeavour; and,

The instructor is the best person to decide, in first instance, whether such an atmosphere is present in the class, and may, at their discretion, take steps that they feel are appropriate to resolve an issue or dispute.

In any case where a student feels that this policy has been violated, they are urged to notify the instructor of the course/program as soon as possible. Students may be asked to provide a detailed written description of their complaint to the instructor. The instructor may take measures they feel are appropriate to resolve the issue and/or may forward the complaint to the Program Manager for review. Please refer to the full policy document on the York University website at: http://www.yorku.ca/scdr/

Grading

Students registered in certificate programs will be evaluated using the following categories of achievement:

Grade Grade Point Per Cent Range Description
A+ 9 90-100 Exceptional
A 8 80-89 Excellent
B+ 7 75-79 Very Good
B 6 70-74 Good
C+ 5 65-69 Competent
C 4 60-64 Fairly Competent
D+ 3 55-59 Passing
D 2 50-54 Marginally Passing
E 1 (marginally below 50%) Marginally Failing
F 0 (below 50%) Failing


Note: 
all of the above-noted grades are used to calculate averages and credits.

Definitions of Grading Descriptions

A+ Exceptional. Thorough knowledge of concepts and/or techniques and exceptional skill or great originality in the use of those concepts/techniques in satisfying the requirements of an assignment or course.

A Excellent. Thorough knowledge of concepts and/or techniques together with a high degree of skill and/or some elements of originality in satisfying the requirements of an assignment or course.

B+ Very Good. Thorough knowledge of concepts and/or techniques together with a fairly high degree of skill in the use of those concepts/techniques in satisfying the requirements of an assignment or course.

B Good. Good level of knowledge of concepts and/or techniques together with considerable skill in using them to satisfy the requirements of an assignment or course.

C+ Competent. Acceptable level of knowledge of concepts and/or techniques together with considerable skill in using them to satisfy the requirements of an assignment or course.

C Fairly Competent. Acceptable level of knowledge of concepts and/or techniques together with some skill in using them to satisfy the requirements of an assignment or course.

D+ Passing. Slightly better than minimal knowledge of required concepts and/or techniques together with some ability to use them in satisfying the requirements of an assignment or course.

D Barely Passing. Minimum knowledge of concepts and/or techniques needed to satisfy the requirements of an assignment or course.

E Marginally Failing.

F Failing.

Students must achieve a passing grade in each course as they progress through the program. In the event that a student does not receive a passing grade, they must retake that course in the following session—and subsequently pass that course—before proceeding to successive courses.

Grade Appeal and Reappraisal and Petitions

Students may, with sufficient grounds, request a reappraisal of any “tangible” work required for a course/program. Tangible work may include written, graphic, digitized, modelled, video recording or audio recording formats. Students seeking a grade reappraisal must complete and submit the attached form, along with the original work and instructions for the assignment, to the Program Manager within 2 weeks of the date of issue of the letter of grade.
Students and instructors will be informed in writing of the reappraisal result and the reappraiser’s comments. The School of Continuing Studies will ensure the anonymity of both the student and the reappraiser.

Download a Grade Reappraisal form

Financial Petitions

You may submit a financial petition if you experience a serious documented medical illness or a death of an immediate family member that causes you to drop courses. Financial petitions may be granted at the discretion of the University, and will be considered for a period of one year after the occurrence of the illness or death.

The Financial Petition form is located here: http://sfs.yorku.ca/refunds/petitions/

Please complete the form and return it via email cpehelp@yorku.ca or via fax at 416-650-8042.

This will also add the following products to your cart:

  • FS1000 Foundations of Full-Stack Web Development
  • FS1010 Web UI Concepts and Frameworks
  • FS1020 Server Side Programming and Tools
  • FS1030 Database Design and Principles
  • FS1040 DevOps and Deployment
  • FS1050 Capstone Course

$9,600.00 (CAD)