Introduction to Drupal 7

No technical background is required

The course will cover the fundamentals of Drupal, the popular open source content management system. Whether you're a developer using Drupal for the first time, a content editor looking for an introduction to Drupal content administration, or a site builder wanting to know how to structure a Drupal website, this course will get you started on the right foot. The curriculum includes presentations, demonstrations, and lots of hands-on exercises.

Trainees will come away with:

  • A Drupal 7 website underway
  • Knowledge about benefits of using Drupal 7
  • Understanding of how to use Drupal 7's core site building functionality
  • Confidence to dive deeper into Drupal 7

Course outline

  • Site installation
  • Drupal features and terminology
  • Creating content types and using fields
  • Using taxonomy, and menus to structure your site
  • Creating layouts with blocks
  • Setting up Views to organize your content
  • Basic multilingual functionality