Course Description

Course pre-requisites :

NOTE - This is a programming course :

NOTE - This is ALSO a database course :

Goals of the Course : PHP(Personal Hypertext Preprocessor) is an open source, server-side, HTML embedded scripting language used to create dynamic Web pages. MySQL, pronounced either "My S-Q-L" or "My Sequel," is an open source relational database management system(RDBMS) and it is the world's second most widely used open-source relational database management system . It is named after co-founder Michael Widenius's daughter, My. The SQL phrase stands for Structured Query Language. The Apache HTTP Server, colloquially called Apache, is the world's most widely-used web server software. The course introduces the student to the concepts and features of the PHP programming language in conjunction with the Apache Web server as well as the syntax of the MySQL DBMS with the following outcomes:

Course Textbooks :

How your grade will be determined : A final grade will be determined based on the following criteria:

Grade Scale : A final grade will be determined based on the weighted average of your grade received times the percentage of credit for that item. For example: If you attend all classes, are not late and participate in class you will get an A+ for attendance which equates to a 4.5.

Homework Assignments : There are several assignments that will be given throughout the course:

Attendance :

Cheating :

Recording Devices :

RVCC Reasonable Accommodation Policy :