Full Stack - Level 1: Module 1 - Hirokjyoti Dutta

1. An Overview of Things I Learned

Technical areas:

  • Discourse, its functions and purpose and how to install it
  • Installation of Windows Subsystem for Linux 2, Ubuntu 18.04
  • Introduction to Ruby, Syntax for Ruby and OOP concepts in Ruby
  • Basics of Linux


  • STEM-Away Forum
  • Ubuntu 18.04
  • Windows Powershell
  • Discourse
  • GitHub

Soft Skills:

  • Self-discipline and patience in completing tasks in time in the most efficient way.
  • Reading instructions carefully and understanding the purpose of the instructions.

2. Three Achievement Highlights

  • Able to install and use Ubuntu 18.04 to install Discourse.
  • Learned the basic syntax of Ruby.
  • Learned more about Git and GitHub.

3. Tasks Completed

  • Enabled WSL on Windows successfully
  • Installed Ubuntu 18.04 successfully
  • Installed Discourse on local machine successfully
  • Got to know the basics of Ruby from YouTube
  • Created a repository in GitHub for the next modules