The goal of the class was to build a one-page web application for personal contacts. It was a classic CRUD application, which is a perfect to use to learn a new technology. The class used tools I was familiar with, but I had to update a few on my machine: Webstorm (IDE), git, node, npm, angular cli, and firebase cli.
Overall, it was a concentrated two hours of learning, and I feel confident enough to use Angular. Now I just have to figure out what I want to build…