JavaScript and jQuery Introduction


Course Code: hsts-c3

Course Overview

This JavaScript and jQuery introductory training course will teach students how to add increased functionality to HTML web pages using the programming language, JavaScript, and the jQuery library of prewritten JavaScript code. This training class will get you started by teaching all the essential aspects of using JavaScript with jQuery:

  • Storing Information in Variables
  • Conditional Statement
  • Dialog Boxes
  • Loops in JavaScript
  • Coding JavaScript Functions
  • Working with Arrays
  • The String Object
  • Obtaining and Manipulating User Information
  • The Document Object

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. Also, the following HSTS classes or working knowledge in all topics covered in these outlines:
Beginner Website Design Using HTML and CSS or Responsive Website Design Using Advanced HTML5 and CSS3

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

Highlights

  • 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

$29 per class hour or $390 per course

Location

  • In Person at HacDC's 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

Time

  • 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

Online Registration Form

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Course Outline

1. Javascript and jQuery
Javascript or jQuery?
Hello World in JavaScript
Hello World In jQuery
Where to put Code in page
The grammar of JavaScript

2. Storing Information in Variables
Learning to use Variables
Variable Operators

3. Conditional Statement
Simple Conditionals
If Else If Statements
Switch Case and Break Statements

4. Dialog Boxes
Three Types of Dialog Boxes

5. Now We’re Iterating! Loops in Javascript
While Loops and Do While Loops
For Loops and Practical Application of a Loop

6. Coding JavaScript Functions
Function Introduction
Functions, Parameters, and Returns
Calling Functions from Events

7. Working with Arrays
Declaring Arrays
Manipulating Arrays

8. The String Object
String Objects

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

10. The Document Object
Document Object
Using JS and Jquery to control the DOM