Date: Friday, August 1st, 9 am - 5:30 pm
This is the Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Drupal, offered by OSTraining. This class has a more traditional, live class format. An expert teacher will guide you through building a real Drupal site. You'll learn all of the key concepts you need to understand, navigate and begin building a Drupal site. You'll also get 6 months of online access to OSTraining's Drupal video classes. The cost is $150 and the class runs all day.
You’ll learn all of the key concepts you need to understand, navigate and begin building a Drupal site. We’ve taught new Drupal users from the White House to Harvard and the New York Transit Commission to the small business owner. We’ll help it make sense.
Part 1: Introduction to Drupal: What? Who? When? Why?
Part 2: Installing Drupal
Part 3: Navigating the Drupal interface
Part 4: Understanding Drupal content
Part 5: Managing Drupal content using content types
Part 6: Adding data fields to Drupal content
Part 7: Choosing and configuring modules
Part 8: Choosing and configuring themes
Part 9: Configuring and working with Drupal user permissions
Part 10: Building a full Drupal site so that students can practice everything they learned during the class
Attendees will need a laptop with Acquia’s Dev Desktop installed, if they wish to follow along with the tasks.