WE197

Introduction to Drupal 8

  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 895
  • Preferential fee 760?
  • Locations
    • Quebec City
    • Montreal
  • New course
  • Laboratory
    course
SUMMARY
DETAILS

Objectives

Building, managing and fetching custom content types from scratch

Targeted audience

Web integrators and developers.

Prerequisite

Mastering PHP (course WE121) and HTML (course WE106). Basic knowledge of Drupal 7.

Content

  • Overview of different Drupal administration sections (refresher): blocks, menus, taxonomies, users and permissions, installation of an existing module
  • Differences betwen Drupal 7 and 8
  • Presentation of custom content types
  • Creating custom content types
  • Introduction to views
  • Creating a view based on custom content type
  • Presentation of template hierarchy
  • Syntax of Twig language and development of presentation templates
  • Template naming conventions for Twig vs. PHPTemplate
  • Creating custom templates based on type of content and view
  • Multilingual support
  • Building forms (creation, validation)
  • Building a skeleton for a module
  • Syntax of YAML configuration language
  • Module implementation of type of custom content, view, template

DATES*

*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Quebec City

    May 22 to May 23 2018

  • Montreal

    May 24 to May 25 2018

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