Course Overview

After establishing solid programming fundamentals in Ruby and JavaScript, this course introduces students to the Rails framework used to build interactive web applications.

  • Week 1: Rails basics
  • Week 2: Authentication
  • Week 3: AJAX
  • Week 4: APIs
  • Week 5: Group projects

Ruby and Rails are typically used by younger companies and startups, especially for building interactive web applications. Portland companies using Ruby and Rails who have hired Epicodus graduates include New RelicLivingSocial, and SpendWell.