Understand the Goals

  • Posted on: 16 July 2014
  • By: dinnitkadmin

Understand the Goals

Objective / Goal:

The Acquia Certified Developer exam is designed to validate medium-level  to advanced-level Drupal development skills based on following paramters

  • Design, develop and deploy Drupal based solutions

  • Understand the core Drupal basic architecture best practices for front and back end development

  • Develop and maintain applications using Drupal front and back end development

  • Develop and implement new Drupal modules and themes

  • Customize and extend existing modules and themes



  • Upto 6months or more expereince in real-life Drupal Projects


Drupal Basic knowledge and skills required

  • Professional experience using Drupal technology

  • Set-up and configure Drupal sites

  • Develop and implement new Drupal modules

  • Develop new or customize existing themes: knowledge of existing themes, HTML, CSS, JavaScript/JQuery

  • Customize and extend existing modules: knowledge of existing modules, PHP


Web and IT Knowledge required

  • Experience in developing enterprise Drupal websites and web applications

  • PHP knowledge

  • OOP knowledge

  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript/JQuery

  • MySQL

  • Basic Linux server administration skills

  • Experience with security and performance

  • Version control systems