Angular 8 Development

Angular 8 Development


This course is for anyone who wants to learn Angular 8 development.

The course takes a thorough look at Angular 8, the latest version of the Angular framework. We can also run courses on earlier versions of Angular, if this is what you’re looking for - just contact us to discuss the details.


Familiarity with HTML and JavaScript programming.


4 days.

Course Objectives

What you’ll learn:

  • Angular architectural concepts
  • Creating and testing Angular apps
  • Templates
  • Data binding and forms
  • Dependency injection
  • Pipes
  • Directives and transclusion
  • Routing and navigation
  • Calling REST services
  • Web sockets
  • Angular CLI
  • Angular Universal
  • Testing
  • What’s new in Angular

Course Content

Angular Essentials
Features in Angular 8 and earlier versions
Angular architecture components
Development tools state-of-play

TypeScript and ECMAScript 6 Essentials
Overview of TypeScript and ECMAScript 6
Using the TypeScript Playground
Configuring and using the TypeScript transpiler

Understanding TypeScript Syntax
Variables and types

Creating a Simple Angular Application
Structure of an Angular application
Importing Angular libraries
Angular bundles
Angular components
Binding expressions
Bootstrapping Angular

Data Binding
A closer look at data binding
Two-way data binding
Delayed binding
Applying CSS styles and classes conditionally
Using structural directives
Differences in earlier versions of Angular

Using built-in pipes
New pipes in Angular 4
Internationalization support introduced in Angular 5
Using promises, observables, and the async pipe
Defining custom pipes
Applying pipes programmatically

Template-driven forms
Reactive forms
Dynamic (data-driven) forms
Validation techniques
New features introduced in Angular 8

A closer look at SystemJS
Loading multiple modules
Configuring SystemJS
Using a package manager
Configuring the TypeScript compiler

Component Hierarchies
Structuring applications
Defining component inputs
Defining component outputs
The mediator pattern

Dependency Injection
Overview of dependency injection in Angular
Simple dependency injection
Using the provide() function
A hierarchy of injectors
Global provision
Injection into services
Values and factories

Angular Routing
Getting started with routing
The role of routing in Single Page Applications
Route parameters and route data
Defining multiple router outlets
Lazy loading
Router lifecycle events

Calling Rest Web Services
Overview of Rest services
Calling Rest services using HttpClient
Dealing with asynchronous results

Web Sockets
Web Sockets concepts
Calling Web Sockets from JavaScript
Using RxJs Observables with Web Sockets

Testing Angular Code
Setting the scene for unit testing
Getting started with Jasmine
Using Jasmine to test Angular code

Implementing Custom Directives
Attribute directives
Specifying parameters and events
Structural directives

Angular CLI
Overview of Angular CLI
Creating a template application
Generating components, services, and other artefacts
AOT vs. JIT compilation
Bundling and tree-shaking

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