JavaScript

COM SCI X 418.88B

The course provides an introduction to recursion, prototype-based inheritance, extension of built-in JavaScript objects, and an approach to data validation that students can use as a model for their own applications.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
Starting at $995.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0
3.6

What you can learn.

  • Know methods for developing user-friendly, programmer-friendly, customer-friendly, reliable, and easily readable JavaScript applications
  • Understand JavaScript program structure, language syntax, and object-oriented concepts
  • Understand concepts and terminology of object-oriented programming
  • Build versatile JavaScript applications
  • Use JSON and jQuery

About this course:

Web users today expect sites to provide dynamic user interfaces, fast response times, and advanced features. JavaScript delivers that, which is why JavaScript has become such an important programming language for web developers. This course benefits anyone who is involved with web development, including server-side programmers who use ASP, JSP, PHP, or other languages and web designers who use XHTML and CSS and would like to build rich Internet applications (RIAs) with JavaScript and DOM scripting. Students learn XHTML and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) skills and learn how to use Firefox and its free Firebug extension to debug JavaScript applications. Additionally, students learn how to use arrays, functions, regular expressions, exception handling, libraries, and user-defined objects. The course provides an introduction to closures, recursion, prototype-based inheritance, extension of built-in JavaScript objects, and an object-oriented approach to data validation that students can use as a model for their own applications. Students also learn how to use DOM Scripting to build applications that run slide shows, do image rollovers, use dropdown menus, rotate headlines, sort the data in tables, and provide animation. The course also covers how to use the objects, methods, and properties of a web browser and how to use third-party libraries, such as jQuery and Dojo.

Fall 2021 Schedule

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Instructor: Prentiss Knowlton
381532
Fee:
$995.00
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Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: September 28, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 26, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Murach's JavaScript, 2nd Edition by Mary Delamater

Winter 2022 Schedule

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Future Offering (Opens November 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Prentiss Knowlton
383352
Fee:
$995.00
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Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 11, 2022. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 09, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Murach's JavaScript, 2nd Edition by Mary Delamater

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