This course provides you with the knowledge and skills to develop fully responsive, browser compatible, mobile-first, connectivity-independent, native app-like, reliable, and fast-serving apps that run on the Web platform.
0 | Orientation Module
1 | An Overview of PWAs
2 | The Web App Manifest and iOS Support
3 | Service Workers – Lifecycle, Add and Register
4 | The Install, Activate and Fetch Events
5 | The Install Banner
6 | Offline Mode – Pre-Caching Assets and Getting Cached Assets
7 | Cache Versioning, Dynamic Caching, Limiting Cache Size
8 | Offline Fallback Page and Conditional Fallbacks
9 | Wrap Up
Jacques Roux completed his studies at the University of Stellenbosch where he graduated with a BA Soc.Sc degree and continued his post-graduate studies at the University of Johannesburg. He obtained an Honours in Industrial Relations and an MA in Social Sciences. Jacques has been lecturing Web coding for the past twenty years. He is presently the program manager and senior lecturer of New Media Development at CityVarsity. He is also a doctoral candidate in Computer Science, specialising in semantic data structuring and artificial intelligence.
This online short learning programme will be facilitated by an industry subject matter expert, who will share their experience and in-depth knowledge throughout the programme. Your Online Course Facilitator will contribute to Discussion Forums and provide you with in-depth feedback on all your assessments.
To successfully access and complete this course, you will be required to have a registered email account, access to a computer/laptop/tablet and stable internet connection. You will be required to be familiar with using a computer as you may need to be able to read and download documents in Adobe PDF Reader, view Microsoft PowerPoint presentations, and read and create documents in Microsoft Word.
Please note: Google and YouTube may be used in our online course delivery. If any of these services are blocked in your jurisdiction, you may have difficulty in accessing our course content.