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Joomla is a popular and highly functional content management system. Joomla is a mobile ready, responsive system that will adapt to user platforms and is extremely user friendly for both site users and site managers. In this VTC course, author Melanie Hedgespeth will show you how to install Joomla and work with the site from an administrative standpoint. From the administration side of Joomla you will learn how to handle users and permissions, increase Joomla functionality with extensions, change templates and most importantly how to keep your site secure and backed up.Keep your back covered with Joomla!- Learn how you can keep your page secure and backed up with Joomla- Know how Joomla can play a constructive part in maintaining your page - Learn how Joomla can prevent malicious acts on your page - Understand how Joomla's key functions can fend off attacks on your pagesThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Sony's 'Vegas Pro 10' is the latest update to the extremely popular professional digital video editing software. In this course, students are shown important user interface features and their positions on the main Vegas screen. Then, using the included work files, author Mark Struthers goes on to demonstrate how to produce a complete DVD from the timeline. Along the way, audio is scrutinized as is the use of the integrated mixer. Editing functions are inspected and tips and tricks such as track management feature throughout. As the student gains more knowledge, the course illustrates how to use some of the more esoteric functions such as video rotation and using titles as opening and closing credits. Swiftly create professional-looking DVDs, even stunning widescreen productions. - Learn what goes into creating a DVD - Be able to create different kind of content in DVD - Learn how to create your own media content using Sony DVD Architect - Learn how to polish your projects before transferring into DVD This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
1st Step to Working with Big Data Using Python
Python programmers are some of the most sought-after employees in the tech world, and Python itself is fast becoming one of the most popular programming languages. One of the best applications of Python however is data analysis; which also happens to be something that employers can't get enough of. Gaining skills in one or the other is a guaranteed way to boost your employability – but put the two together and you'll be unstoppable!More and more people are realizing the vast benefits and uses of analyzing big data. However, the majority of people lack the skills and the time needed to understand this data in its original form. That's where data visualization comes in; creating easy to read, simple to understand graphs, charts and other visual representations of data. Python 3 and Matplotlib are the most easily accessible and efficient to use programs to do just this. Become an expert data analyst with Python made simple- Learn efficient python data analysis and python data mining- Manipulate data sets quickly and easily- Gain a skillset in Python that can be used for various other applications- Visualize multiple forms of 2D and 3D graphs; line graphs, scatter plots, bar charts, etc.This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
1st Step to Game Design with Blender and Unity 3D
Unity is a cross platform game engine developed by Unity Technologies used to develop video games for PC, consoles, mobile devices and websites. It is the default software development kit (SDK) for the Wii U. The Blender Game Engine is a component of Blender, a free and open-source comprehensive 3D production suite, used for making real-time interactive content. The game engine was written from scratch in C++ as a mostly independent component, and includes support for features such as Python scripting and OpenAL 3D sound. Design fun game levels with Blender 3D modeling and the Unity game engine.Unleash your potential in your game design and share it for others to see.- Know what goes into creating a game from scratch - Learn about Unity and Blender to create your own games- Use this tools and know how to add in your own twist to your designs- This course can be for anyone who is new to game development to an experienced developerThis course is SkillsFuture Credit.
Become a Professional Web Developer: Fundamentals of PHP
Do you want to be a web developer? Do you need to brush up on your PHP skills? Then you're in the right place! PHP is an open source (free) scripting language that allows you to create dynamic websites and work with servers. PHP is now used on over 20 million websites and over 1 million servers worldwide. You will learn everything about the basics of PHP programming using real world examples. Source codes are included for each lesson so you can learn by deconstructing each element.Enable yourself to develop the website of time. - Learn the fundamentals of PHP Programming - Understand the purpose of PHP Programming in applications- Be able to apply PHP Programming into real-time projects - Know how PHP works in terms of page development This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Fundamentals of CSS and CSS3
If you have ever wanted to become a web developer, then you know you need to know both CSS and CSS3. It's your choice how you learn it. You can read through a textbook or eBook, or you can have your own personal tutor showing you how to do everything every step of the way. That's what this course is all about. This course is taught via a step-by-step tutorial system. You will start with tutorials for beginners who are new to CSS and CSS3 programming and move through progressively more difficult skills, including everything you need to know to build a fully functional, modern and sleek website.Learn how to develop dynamic sites all at your fingertips.- Learn the fundamentals of both CSS and CSS3- Know the difference between CSS and CSS3 - Be able to apply the language into your projects- Understand how each language has its own purpose This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Become a Professional Programmer (Python Programming & Swift Programming)
This course will not only give you an understanding of the Python, but will enable you to create and run real world Python programs too. The 2nd section gives you a head start on your way to becoming a solid Swift engineer by explaining everything you need to know in a straightforward manner, from a beginner’s perspective.Master one of the most popular programming languages in the world- Understand and implement basic Python code - Create and run a real-world Python program - Gain a knowledge of basic programming concepts- Understand the most important language featuresThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Master Game Development with Unity 5
Game development is an ever changing, constantly improving, and highly dynamic area to work in. Things are on the move constantly, and if you’re not careful you can get left behind. That’s why it’s important to keep your skills at the top level and to familiarise yourself with the latest tools and programs out there. This course will do just that by getting you up to speed with Unity5, the newest version of one of the industry’s leading development engines.Become a Unity 5 Developer- Create more complex games as your skills improve- Increasing levels of complexity to cater for both beginners and experienced developers- Grasp game development fundaments in a practical way- Gain practical skills than can instantly be used in the real worldThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Mobile Game Development with 3D Unity
Many people have a perception that to successful mobile game development requires learning complicated and difficult skills and techniques. By learning the process with Unity 3D, these perceptions will be smashed. Not only is Unity 3D easy to get to grips with, it's extremely versatile too; so you can develop and publish games on almost any platform, for almost any device. By the end of this course, you will have created a complex Unity 3D game – having started with nothing but a blank screen – that can be instantly published and played on multiple platforms.Create Mobile Games for any platform.- Create a full-fledged iOS game in minimal time- Master the craft of game development through experimentation with code and game play- Understand the vast possibilities of a Unity 3D game for mobile- Learn complex techniques in an easy, instantly usable mannerThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Deep Dive into PHP Programming
Looking for that perfect PHP framework to build great websites with? Try Laravel 4 and we're sure you'll be hooked. Laravel is a free, open source PHP web application framework, designed for the development of MVC web applications. Some of the features of Laravel are a modular packaging system with a dedicated dependency manager, different ways for accessing relational databases, utilities that aid in application deployment and maintenance, and its orientation toward syntactic sugar Laravel is released under the MIT license, with its source code hosted on GitHub. This course teaches you how to create an authorization system for a website. A basic knowledge of PHP programming is required for this course. Dive deep into a new programming language today! - Understand the basics of PHP and how it works with Laravel - Know how to apply the language into real-time applications - Be able to code with both languages in your own projects - Learn how to produce programs using PHP This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
If you're new to web development, MySQL is the most popular database technology out there. This free technology is used to create the majority of database dependent websites (which most are). This course will start at the very beginning, with lessons on what MySQL is and how it works, to installing MySQL, then moving on to all the basic skills you'll need to use MySQL in the real world. You will also learn the popular new MySQLi framework. MySQLi is the next generation of MySQL, and if you know this now you will be ahead of the competition for a long time to come. Master MySQL and manage your own web database - Know how to manage your database with MySQL - Learn ways to utilize your data for productivity - Know more about MySQL and its advantages - Learn how to improve your database system This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
1st Step to Mastering Perl Programming for Beginners
The world of programming has become almost saturated with different languages, all created for different purposes but developed for use in multiple applications. For those just delving into the world of programming, this can be a little overwhelming. Luckily, there are plenty of languages that are simple to learn, highly versatile to use, and make a great starting point for gaining fluency in the coding universe. Perl is one of those languages, and this course will teach you everything you need to know.Perfect Perl the Easy Way- Work with different data types including strings, numbers, variables and user input- Create and use array, subroutines, hashes, and regular expressions in Perl applications- Gain a conceptual understanding and practical skills to construct your own levels- Become competent with the Perl language family and its use in various applicationsThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
1st Step in Learning the Fundamentals of HTML5 and CSS3
When it comes to the world of technology, staying ahead of the curve is always a challenge. In the last year one aspect of this – the world wide web – has kicked up a gear with the introduction of HTML5, the newest version of the code that makes the web tick. If you learn HTML5 along with CSS3 (the next level of web design used on all modern websites), you'll have a recipe for success; and this course will show you how.Take a step further with HTML and maximize your web design skills- Further your HTML and CSS skills with this training- Embark on CSS3 stylesheet design- Brush up and bring a new life to your websites and web coding skills- Refresh your take on HTML and CSS This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
How To Build a Registration and Login System
This course teaches the fundamentals of creating a registration and login system from scratch. You'll learn how to set up and connect to the database, allow visitors to register on your website and sign in, giving them access to member only areas. You'll also learn how to create admin only in specific areas, upload a profile picture as well as general tasks such as forgotten password reset, email activation and more.Learn how to craft your own registration and login system for your website.- Know how add in a login feature on your web page- Learn how to customize your login system for your website - Learn how to add in different features in your login system - Understand the process of applying a login systemThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Data Visualization with Python and Matplotlib
More and more people are realising the vast benefits and uses of analysing big data. However, the majority of people lack the skills and the time needed to understand this data in its original form. That's where data visualisation comes in; creating easy to read, simple to understand graphs, charts and other visual representations of data. Python 3 and Matplotlib are the most easily accessible and efficient to use programs to do just this.Python Data Visualisation made easy. - Visualise multiple forms of 2D and 3D graphs; line graphs, scatter plots, bar charts, etc.- Load and organise data from various sources for visualisation- Create and customise live graphs- Add finesse and style to make your graphs visually appealingThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.