Ruby is a dynamic, open source programming language which emphasizes simplicity and productivity. It is one of the leading object-oriented languages in use today with an elegant syntax that is natural to read and easy to write. In this hands-on course students learn the fundamentals of the Ruby language including syntax, common programming constructs, object-oriented design, and best practices.
- Ruby Overview
- Installing Ruby
- Ruby Basics
- Ruby Ecosystem
- Working with Files and Databases
- Classes, Objects and Libraries
- Projects and Libraries
- Error Handling
- Unit Testing with Ruby
- Testing with Cucumber
- Deploying Ruby Applications and Libraries
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.
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