Full Stack - Level 1: Module 4 - Sarah Xie

Self Assessment

1. Overview

Technical Area

  • Reviewed Handlebars.js and used JSFiddle to practice its use
  • Used HTML/SCSS to add new components to custom Discourse Theme
  • Previewed theme on Discourse Theme creator and on local machine


  • GitHub
  • Windows Terminal
  • Ubuntu 18.04
  • Discourse Theme Creator
  • JSFiddle
  • Handlebars website
  • Developers Guide to Discourse Themes

Soft Skills

  • Creativity, in editing a custom Discourse Theme
  • Problem solving skills, in working out bugs in code.

2. Achievement Highlights

  • Reviewed Handlebars
  • Used HTML/SCSS to create new Discourse Theme components

3. Tasks Completed

  • Read up on Handlebars using the official website
  • Used JSFiddle to practice using Handlebars
  • Read Developers Guide to Discourse Themes
  • Created new theme components and edited existing ones
  • Used Discourse Theme creator and local Ubuntu instance to preview theme.