Web development: introduction to JavaScript

Course Dates: 08/07/24 - 29/07/24
Time: 18:15 - 21:15
Location: Hybrid (choose either online or in-person)
Learn JavaScript to add dynamic effects and validate your web pages. Previous knowledge or experience of HTML and CSS at intermediate level is required.
This course will be delivered online or in person. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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Web development: introduction to JavaScript
  • Course Code: CWDS09
  • Dates: 08/07/24 - 29/07/24
  • Time: 18:15 - 21:15
  • Taught: Mon, Evening
  • Duration: 4 sessions (over 4 weeks)
  • Location: Hybrid (choose either online or in-person)
  • Tutor: Raymond Snare

Course Code: CWDS09

Mon, eve, 08 Jul - 29 Jul '24

Duration: 4 sessions (over 4 weeks)

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What is the course about?

This hands-on JavaScript course provides an introduction to the features provided by JavaScript. You will get the skills needed to use JavaScript in web applications and create rich client websites.

You can choose to attend this course either live online or in person.
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

Variables and variable scope
Data types and Objects: String, Number, Boolean, Array and Object
Working with the console
Conditional structures: if, else
Loops: while, for
Functions: creating and using
Form validation
Understanding the DOM: accessing, changing, creating
Manipulating page content
Manipulating CSS properties and values.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

You will understand the different concepts involved when developing websites using JavaScript. This course will create a solid base for creating client websites.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Understanding of HTML/CSS at intermediate level or any other programming language.
You should have good general computing skills. You should be able to follow spoken instructions, read written instructions and information, and discuss work with your tutor in English.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The course is entirely practical. Each student will be able to test and develop the code during the course.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

No other costs.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Please click here to view our web development courses or click here to view our Programming and Maths courses.

Disclaimer: Use of Third-Party Software
This course might require you to either use your own personal account or create an account for the purposes of this course. City Lit cannot accept any responsibility for any failings of the third party or provide technical support. Whilst using the software you will be responsible for abiding by the providers terms and conditions and maintaining your own work.

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