Lift-off I: Basics v2

Learn the core components of a full-stack GraphQL app with Apollo in 30 minutes.

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  • Updated Aug 31, 2023
  • 10 lessons

What you'll learn

  • The schema-first design approach and its benefits

  • Schema definition language (SDL) fundamentals

  • Build a GraphQL API using Apollo Server 4

  • Use mock data to get up and running quickly

  • Build and run queries with Apollo Explorer

  • Send queries and display data using Apollo Client 3


  • Available languages: JavaScript, TypeScript

  • Basic knowledge of React


Raph Terrier

Lesson List

This tutorial includes

  • videos (39 min total)
  • multiple choice questions
  • tasks
  • code challenges

Version history

If you take multiple versions of the same course, your progress for each version is saved separately.

VersionLast updatedChanges
Current versionRecommendedAug 31, 2023
  • Apollo Server 4

  • React Router

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v1Dec 16, 2022
  • Apollo Server 3

  • Reach Router

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