Originally Posted by t3hl33td4rg0n
Well, thinking about it, mysqli is OOP and requires a class... Probably wouldn't be a good idea to get into that without covering general OOP based stuff.
I've always thought OOP in PHP was fairly easy to understand, but then again, I had knowledge of OOP concepts from my C++ background when I started php programming. I agree some basic coverage of OOP in PHP would be a good idea.