Tutorials: 🌐 Building Your First API with Django and Django Rest Framework

Wednesday - May 15th, 2024 1:30 p.m.-5 p.m. in Room 317

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Join us at PyCon US 2024 for an exciting tutorial 🎓, where we'll dive into the world of web APIs using Python's beloved Django framework and the Django Rest Framework. This session is perfect for Python enthusiasts 🐍 eager to expand their web development skills in a practical, hands-on environment.

What You Will Learn

  • 🔍 Introduction to API Development with Django: Understand the basics of API construction and the role of Django and Django Rest Framework in modern web development.
  • 📊 Django Models: Explore how to create and utilize Django models, the backbone of data handling in Django applications.
  • 🔗 URL Mapping and Views: Master URL configuration for efficient API endpoint creation and discover how Django views and ViewSets drive your API's functionality.
  • 🔄 Serializers in Action: Learn to implement serializers for converting data formats, a critical step in RESTful API development.
  • 💻 Practical Application: Engage in hands-on coding to apply these concepts in building a functional API from scratch.

Why This Tutorial?

This tutorial is tailored for those ready to step into API development with Django. We focus not just on theoretical knowledge but also emphasize practical skills. By the end of this session, you'll have a clear understanding of the essential components of Django for API development and hands-on experience in building an API.

Are you already navigating the Django landscape and seeking to deepen your expertise? 🌱 This tutorial provides an immersive opportunity to advance your web development skills and explore the intricacies of API development using Django and the Django Rest Framework. 🚀 Join us for an enriching journey as we delve into mastering the art of building powerful APIs with Django!