JavaScript 1: An introduction to JavaScript Programming and DOM Scripting

City University London
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10 weeks
490 GBP
Part time
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JavaScript 1: An introduction to JavaScript Programming and DOM Scripting

Course description

JavaScript 1: An introduction to JavaScript Programming and DOM Scripting

The course covers the basics of programming using JavaScript, such as syntax and basic statements (for, while, if, functions, arrays, objects), the core DOM (Document Object Model) and events.

In addition to core elements of the JavaScript language, participants will learn how to use the HTML-DOM as well as external JavaScript libraries and AJAX.

The course focuses on JavaScript best practices, such as unobtrusive JavaScript and progressive enhancement.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Prerequisite knowledge

This course is aimed at those with basic HTML and CSS knowledge.

Perhaps you have already completed our Building Websites with HTML5 and CSS3 short course or have built one or two simple web sites using basic HTML and CSS.

English requirements

You must be proficient in written and spoken English.

Training Course Content

  • Short introduction and history overview of JavaScript
  • The DOM
  • General programming knowledge
  • JavaScript syntax and basis (statements, variables, functions, arrays, objects)
  • DOM manipulation (using getElementByID, getElementByClassName and other methods)
  • Events
  • Other methods
  • CSS manipulation
  • Overview of Ajax and JS libraries

The course will focus on unobtrusive JS, progressive enhancement and best practices.

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City University London

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