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Start   >  Master's & postgraduate courses  >  Education  >  Postgraduate course in Full-Stack Web Technologies
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1st Edition
15 ECTS (120 teaching hours)
Language of instruction
Notes payment of enrolment fee and 0,7% campaign
Registration open until the beginning of the course or until end of vacancies.
Start date
Classes start: 11/02/2020
Classes end: 07/07/2020
Programme ends : 10/09/2020
Tuesday: 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Thursday: 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Taught at
Tech Talent Center
C/ de Badajoz, 73-77
Why this programme?
Full-stack web development means knowing both the client (frontend) and the server (backend). This allows a full-stack engineer to develop a web application in its entirety. Due to their versatility, the need for full-stack engineers has been growing steadily over the years.

Full-stack development is a challenge for two reasons. First, due to the great variety of libraries, frameworks, and the myriad ways of developing clients and servers and the databases that go with them. Second, because of the rapid pace at which these techologies evolve, which produce radical innovations every few years. Such dynamic market also makes available educational material and courses obsolete quickly.

This postgraduate course will enable its participants with high technical and managing skills and will provide an up to date and global view of the whole field. To that end, we have strategically chosen a set of concrete languages, tools, libraries and frameworks to successfully demonstrate how to build web applications.
  • Understanding the complete structure (the full stack) of a web application.
  • Understanding the pros and cons of all available technologies and being able to choose the most appropriate.
  • Know the languages that describe user interfaces in the web platform.
  • Acquire very high skills in modern Javascript.
  • Know how to install, configure and manage servers and databases.
  • Use modern frameworks for web development on the client.
  • Develop mobile applications using web technologies.
Who is it for?
  • Professionals close to or interested in IT who wish to reorient their careers towards development, management or implementation of projects and business ideas using web techologies.
  • IT Professionals who want to quickly update their skills on modern web technologies.
  • Junior IT Professionals who want to deepen their knowledge in web application development.

Training Content

List of subjects
5 ECTS 48h
Fundamentals of Web Technologies
  • UI description Languages
    • HTML.
    • CSS.
  • The Linux Command line
  • Version Control with Git
    • Workflow: init, commit.
    • Collaboration: remote, push, pull.
  • Javascript ES6
    • Fundamentals.
    • Arrays, objects, and classes.
    • Exceptions.
    • Functions: arrow, closures and higher-order.
    • Promises: async and await.
  • Protocols, Networks and Security
    • TCP/IP.
    • HTTP.
    • WebSockets.
    • Security: types of cryptography, HTTPS, CORS, XSS, CSRF.
  • Service Deployment:
    • Containers (Docker).
    • Hosting.
    • Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
4 ECTS 30h
The Frontend, web and mobile
  • Client Architectures (MVx)
  • React
    • Virtual DOM.
    • Components and JSX.
    • Forms and Events.
    • Composition, Abstraction, Context and Hooks.
    • Routing.
    • State management: Redux and MobX.
  • Mobile Applications with React Native
    • React Native Arquitecture.
    • Components.
    • Routing.
    • Component Libraries.
3 ECTS 24h
The Backend
  • Databases
    • MongoDB.
    • Postgres.
    • Firestore.
  • Backend Frameworks
  • NodeJS.
  • Express.
  • Server Side Rendering (SSR).
  • Progressive Web Apps (PWA).
  • APIs
    • Representational State Transfer (REST).
    • Remote Procedure Calls (RPCs).
    • GraphQL.
    • API Generation: Swagger and Loopback.
3 ECTS 18h
Professional Web Project
  • E-Commerce Web App Example.
  • Development of a project (individually or in groups) where the skills acquired during the program are applied. The project must be based on real cases and will touch: understanding the problem, designing a solution, implementing it and a business plan. The project includes a public presentation.
Postgraduate diplomas issued by the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Issued pursuant to art. 34.1 of Organic Law 4/2007 of 12 April, amending Organic Law 6/2001 of 21 December, concerning Universities. To obtain this degree it is necessary to have an official. Otherwise, the Fundació Politècnica de Catalunya will only award them a a certificate of completion.

Learning methodology

The teaching methodology of the programme facilitates the student's learning and the achievement of the necessary competences.

Learning tools
Participatory lectures
A presentation of the conceptual foundations of the content to be taught, promoting interaction with the students to guide them in their learning of the different contents and the development of the established competences.
Practical classroom sessions
Knowledge is applied to a real or hypothetical environment, where specific aspects are identified and worked on to facilitate understanding, with the support from teaching staff.
Solving exercises
Solutions are worked on by practising routines, applying formulas and algorithms, and procedures are followed for transforming the available information and interpreting the results.
Flipped classroom
The contents are prepared prior to the face-to-face lessons. Practical sessions take place in the classroom, which enable understanding and application of concepts to real cases and the expansion of knowledge with more technical and specialised details.
Students are given technical support in the preparation of the final project, according to their specialisation and the subject matter of the project.
Assessment criteria
At least 80% attendance of teaching hours is required.
Level of participation
The student's active contribution to the various activities offered by the teaching team is assessed.
Solving exercises, questionnaires or exams
Individual tests aimed at assessing the degree of learning and the acquisition of competences.
Completion and presentation of the final project
Individual or group projects in which the contents taught in the programme are applied. The project can be based on real cases and include the identification of a problem, the design of the solution, its implementation or a business plan. The project will be presented and defended in public.
Work placements & employment service
Students can access job offers in their field of specialisation on the My_Tech_Space virtual campus. Applications made from this site will be treated confidentially. Hundreds of offers of the UPC School of Professional & Executive Development employment service appear annually. The offers range from formal contracts to work placement agreements.
Virtual campus
The students on this postgraduate course will have access to the My_ Tech_Space virtual campus - an effective platform for work and communication between the course's students, lecturers, directors and coordinators. My_Tech_Space provides the documentation for each training session before it starts, and enables students to work as a team, consult lecturers, check notes, etc.

Teaching team

Teaching staff
  • Tort Pugibet, Albert
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    CTO of Sogeti Spain. He was a researcher and professor at the UPC where he specialized in software engineering and quality assurance. He presented the doctoral thesis "Testing and Test-Driven Development of Conceptual Schemas". He has written several publications in specialized journals and has participated in international conferences. He currently coordinates the postgraduate course in Quality Assurance Software at the UPC School and directs the Sogeti innovation laboratory (Sogeti Lab Spain).

Associates entities

Collaborating partners

Career opportunities

  • Multi-platform web application developer.
  • Product manager for products involving web technology.
  • Web application designer.
  • Devops and Sysadmin specialized in web applications.
  • Web application auditor.
  • QA engineer for web application projects.

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