Advance JavaScript, jQuery, JSON and Ajax Course

Register this course for $390
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International Call: +1 240-391-8360
9am-6pm DC time or 1pm-10pm GMT

Course Code: hsts-c5

Course Overview

In HSTS's JavaScript & jQuery Advanced w/ JSON & Ajax training class, students learn ways to improve their web pages and make functionality more efficient. During this hands-on, instructor-led training class, students will expand on their JavaScript and jQuery knowledge and learn how to use the features of JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) and Ajax (Asynchronous JavaScript And XML). Topics include:

  • The "Query" in jQuery
  • Action/Reaction: Making Pages Come Alive with Events
  • Animations and Effects
  • Improving Your Images
  • Improving Navigation
  • Expanding Your Interface with jQuery and jQuery UI
  • JSON and Ajax Client Side Applications

Course Prerequisites

Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications and files, as well as navigate to other folders. The following HSTS classes or working knowledge in all topics covered in these outlines:
Beginner Website Design Using HTML and CSS
Responsive Website Design Using Advanced HTML5 and CSS3
JavaScript and jQuery Introduction

Job Roles For This Course

Web Developers
Web Programmers
Web Designer
Graphic Designer

Projects Using This Course

Developing HTML Web pages and Websites

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Class Info


  • 10 sessions each 1.5 hours with hands-on training led by experienced instructors
  • Digital courseware and online course tracking
  • Final course project delivery
  • Certificate of Completion for each course
  • Session-based assignment

Enrollment Fee

In-person in DC or Online: $390 per course

Course Session Dates

Our courses are offered all year around. Upon registration we enroll you to the earliest available class but you can reschedule it free of charge.


  • In Person at our office (1525 Newton St, NW, Ste 212 Washington DC, 20010) located 2 blocks from the Columbia Height metro
  • Private custom training on site or at your location
  • Project based training cn site or at your location


  • In Person: 9AM-3:00PM (1 hour Lunch)
  • Private custom & project based training: your preference

Software Versions

Our classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 240-200-6131

Course Outline

1. Coding JavaScript Functions & Arrays
Function Introduction
Functions, Parameters, and Returns
Calling Functions from Events
Declaring Arrays
Manipulating Arrays

2. Obtaining and Manipulating User Information
Navigator Object
Window Objects
Screen Object
User Information

3. JavaScript and jQuery Advanced
About JavaScript Libraries
Getting jQuery
Adding jQuery to a Page
Modifying Web Pages: An Overview
Understanding the Document Object Model
Selecting Page Elements: The jQuery Way
Adding Content to a Page
Setting and Reading Tag Attributes
Reading, Setting, and Removing HTML Attributes
Acting on Each Element in a Selection

4. The “Query” in jQuery
Using jQuery selectors
Selecting by: Tag, Id, Class, Attribute, position

5. Action/Reaction: Making Pages Come Alive with Events
What Are Events?
Using Events the jQuery Way
Introducing Events
More jQuery Event Concepts
Advanced Event Management

6. Animations and Effects
jQuery Effects
Login Slider
Performing an Action After an Effect Is Completed
Animated Dashboard

7. Improving Your Images
Swapping Images
Cross Fading images
Timer based animations

8. Improving Navigation
Some Link Basics
Opening External Links in a New Window
Creating New Windows
Opening Pages in a Window on the Page
Basic, Animated Navigation Bar

9. Expanding Your Interface with jQuery and jQuery UI
Organizing Information in Tabbed Panels
Adding a Content Slider to Your Site
Determining the Size and Position of Page Elements
Adding Tooltips

10. JSON and AJAX Client Side Applications
Calling JSON APIs
Building DOM from Data and JQuery
Adding Interactivity to dynamically created assets

Register this course for $390