Montgomery College 2017-2018 Catalog 
    Sep 24, 2021  
Montgomery College 2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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TECH 288 - Advanced Web Application Development Using ColdFusion

A hands-on exploration of advanced Web application design and construction using ColdFusion. Students learn the basics of creating an e-commerce site by building a fully operational storefront, shopping cart, and sales reporting system. Topics include creating and using complex variables, maintaining state, reusing code, creating user-defined and full-text search facilities, building interactive data-driven graphs, and integrating an automatic e-mail facility. PREREQUISITE(S): TECH 278  or consent of department. Three hours lecture/discussion each week. Formerly CMAP 288.

3 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Utilize lists, arrays, and structures correctly and effectively in CF templates. Explain their differences and applications.
  • Correctly utilize code reuse mechanisms inherent to the language, i.e., functions, custom tags, components, and includes.
  • Create used customizable search facilities and display results.
  • Utilize the Verity full-text search facility and return search results.
  • Build dynamic Web charts and graphs.
  • Create a custom client-independent email facility.
  • Create a dynamic bulk email facility from addresses stored in a database.
  • Build a storefront, shopping cart, and sales reporting web application utilizing CF and the skills listed in these objectives.

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