Introduction to JavaScript

Course Dates: 12/11/23 - 26/11/23
Time: 10:30 - 16:30
Location: Keeley Street
Add interactivity and animation to your website. Start with simple scripts and proceed to challenging applications: Computation and String operations, DOM manipulations, AJAX, Form validation, Content Panels and Carousels.
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Course Code: CJV02

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Sun, day, 12 Nov - 26 Nov '23

Duration: 3 sessions (over 3 weeks)

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What is the course about?

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

Participants who will attend the full course will receive a City Lit certificate of attendance electronically for their CV or CPD records. The certificate will show your name, course title and dates of the course you have attended.

What will we cover?

• Performing Operations
• Form Validation
• Conditional Statements and the Window Object
• Animation
• Content Panels
• Carousel.

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 rich client websites.

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

Knowledge 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. Students will be able to test and develop during the course.

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

There are 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.

Alexander Adu-Sarkodie

Alexander has 22 years of experience in Software Engineering. His background is in Computer Systems & Data Communications (MSc Telematics).He is also a trained Mechanical Engineer (MSc Engineering), and has a BA in Russian Language. He has been teaching JavaScript at different levels at the City Lit as part-time Tutor more than two decades now, and classify himself as an experienced Tutor. He helped in the setting up of the Web Programming Courses in the early 2000. Other courses he has taught in the past include PHP levels one and two, e-Commerce, XML, and MySQL Alexander is an information Technologist and works in industry as a Technical Executive. JavaScript is his bread and butter. It is also the backbone of mainstream programming, and is currently used at both the Front and Backend environments in web development. The course begins by giving students the basic concepts, understanding, logical sequences, best practices in programming principles and gradually leads to challenging tasks. A sound knowledge of JavaScript is a gateway to learning other programming languages.

Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.