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SharePoint Framework - Getting Started

SharePoint has evolved a lot over the years, which has caused a fair amount of confusion. This course gives you an introduction to SharePoint Framework, the newest iteration of Office 365 and SharePoint developer story.
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Level
Beginner
Updated
May 12, 2017
Duration
2h 16m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(78)
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 12, 2017
Duration
2h 16m
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Description

SharePoint has evolved a lot over the years, which has caused a fair amount of confusion. SharePoint Framework (SPFx) is the latest iteration of the Office developer story that offers modern client side development methodologies (node, typescript, etc.) applied to SharePoint and Office 365 development.

In this course, SharePoint Framework - Getting Started, you'll be introduced to SharePoint Framework and learn how to efficiently utilize it in practice.

First, you'll explore the underlying technologies and skills you need to work effectivly.
Next, you'll learn about some of the core concepts, such as:

  • Property panes
  • Interacting with SharePoint
  • Deploying
  • Bundling
Finally, you'll dive into some best practices.
By the end of this course, you'll have a good overview of how to develop with SharePoint Framework, and an understanding of its values.

Course FAQ
Course FAQ
What is SharePoint Framework (SPFx)?

SharePoint Framework (SPFx) is a model that provides support for SharePoint development and customizations based on JavaScript. SPFx is an open and conneted platform that allows for easy integration with SharePoint data.

What programming language is used in SPFx?

SharePoint Framework (SPFx) development is built and customized using JavaScript and its vast libraries. The JavaScript is embedded right onto the page for excellent UX and UI.

What will I learn in this course?

This SPFx course will provide you with an introduction to SharePoint Framework, including:

  • The landscape of SPFx and Office 365 development
  • How to set up your SPFx development environment
  • Building your first SharePoint Framework WebPart
  • Deploying and shipping your WebPart
  • Best practices in SharePoint Framework development
  • Much more
Who should take this course?

This course is great for anyone interested in learning how to develop within the SharePoint Framework (SPFx). If you're looking for modern client side development methodologies (node, typescript, etc.) then this is the course for you.

Are there prerequisites to this course?

There are no strict prerequisites to this course. It is intended as an introduction to SharePoint Framework (SPFx), so no prior experience with it is required. It would help, however, to be familiar with JavaScript.

About the author
About the author

Sahil Malik has been a Microsoft MVP for the past 8 years, author of several books and numerous articles in both the .NET and SharePoint space, consultant, and trainer who delivers talks at conferences internationally.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hello. My name is Sahil Malik, and welcome to my course, SharePoint Framework -- Getting Started. The development story for the Office developer has not been a straight line. We have fought the demons of solution packages and the dungeons of Add-Ins and the App Model. We have wielded the power of script injection, while teaching ourselves newer and better technologies in an ever-changing landscape, and constantly provided better solutions to our customers. In the latest iteration of the Office developer story, SharePoint Framework offers modern technologies, Node-based development, TypeScript, etc., applied to SharePoint and Office 365 development. In its V1 release, it targets Web Parts in Office 365 SharePoint sites, both classic and modern. This course gives you a beginner's look at SharePoint Framework, introducing you to the underlying technologies and skills you need, followed by concepts such as property panes, interacting with SharePoint, deploying and bundling, and finally, some best practices. At the end of this course, you'll have a good overview of the value of, and how to develop with SharePoint Framework. Thank you for watching.