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Introduction to JavaScript Course

(4.75 out of 5) 230 Student Reviews

About the Course

This 2 day course introduces JavaScript, including how to write JavaScript, programming principles, working with numbers and arithmetic, string operations and Boolean calculations. Other topics include form validation and form calculators. Practical projects are designed to give students hands-on confidence, and include creating a game, a slide show and jump menus.

Who should do this course?

This course is designed for participants who want to extend their web development skills beyond HTML and want to enhance the user interface on the website. The core skills taught in this course can also be applied to variety of other applications which require JavaScript.

Prerequisites

Although there are no prerequisites for attending this course; we recommend that participants have a basic understanding of HTML and CSS to get the best out of this course and to better contextualise the learning.

Course Details

Course Dates

  • Sydney Class Dates

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    Level 11, 32 Walker Street, North Sydney , NSW 2060

    17 - 18 Jul 18 Tue - Wed
    23 - 24 Aug 18 Thu - Fri
    09 - 10 Oct 18 Tue - Wed
    15 - 16 Nov 18 Thu - Fri
    15 - 16 Jan 19 Tue - Wed
    28 Feb - 01 Mar 19 Thu - Fri
  • Melbourne Class Dates

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    Level 12, 379 Collins Street, Melbourne , VIC 3000

    05 - 06 Jul 18 Thu - Fri
    06 - 07 Aug 18 Mon - Tue
    17 - 18 Sep 18 Mon - Tue
    29 - 30 Oct 18 Mon - Tue
    13 - 14 Dec 18 Thu - Fri
  • Brisbane Class Dates

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    Level 6, 371 Queen Street, Brisbane , QLD 4000

    02 - 03 Jul 18 Mon - Tue
    25 - 26 Sep 18 Tue - Wed
    10 - 11 Dec 18 Mon - Tue
    05 - 06 Mar 19 Tue - Wed
    27 - 28 May 19 Mon - Tue
  • Canberra Class Dates

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    Level 1, 33 Ainslie Place, Canberra , ACT 2601

    18 - 19 Jul 18 Wed - Thu
    09 - 10 Oct 18 Tue - Wed
    10 - 11 Jan 19 Thu - Fri
    08 - 09 Apr 19 Mon - Tue
    11 - 12 Jul 19 Thu - Fri
  • Adelaide Class Dates

    19 Young Street, Adelaide , SA 5000

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  • Perth Class Dates

    Level 1, 140 St Georges Terrace, Perth , WA 6000

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Course Units

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Unit 1: Introduction

  • The Origins of JavaScript
  • The Document Object Model
  • Understanding the Browser

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Unit 2: JavaScript Syntax

  • Statements
  • Comments
  • Variables
  • Data Types
  • Arrays
  • Objects
  • Arithmetic Operators
  • Conditional Statements
  • Comparison Operators
  • Logical Operators
  • Looping Statements
  • The While Loop
  • The For Loop
  • Functions
  • Objects

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Unit 3: The Document Object Model

  • Understanding Document
  • Understanding Object
  • Understanding Model
  • Understanding Nodes
  • Element Nodes
  • Text Nodes
  • Attribute Nodes
  • Cascading Style Sheets
  • Getting Elements
  • Understanding Attributes
  • getAttribute
  • setAttribute

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Unit 4: Project - A JavaScript Image Gallery

  • The Markup
  • A DOM Diversion
  • Finishing the Function
  • Applying the JavaScript
  • Event Handlers
  • Expanding the Functions
  • Introducing childNodes
  • Introducing the nodeType Property
  • Adding a Description with JavaScript
  • Introducing nodeValue Property
  • Introducing firstChild and lastChild
  • Using nodeValue to Update the Description

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Unit 5: Best Practice

  • The JavaScript - Pseudo Protocol
  • Inline Event Handler
  • Separation of Structure and Style
  • Progressive Enhancement
  • Unobtrusive JavaScript
  • Backward Compatibility
  • Object Detection
  • Browser Sniffing
  • Performance Considerations
  • Minimising DOM Access and Markup
  • Assembling and Placing Scripts
  • Minification

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Unit 6: Project - The Image Gallery Revisited

  • A Quick Recap
  • Checking if JavaScript is Unobtrusive
  • Adding the Event Handlers
  • Sharing the Load
  • Fine-Tuning
  • Keyboard Access
  • Sharing Hooks with CSS
  • DOM Core and HTML-DOM

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Unit 7: Creating Markup on the Fly

  • Understanding Old-School Methods
  • document.write
  • innerHTML
  • Understanding DOM Methods
  • createElement
  • appendChild
  • createTextNode
  • Inserting a new Element Before an Existing One
  • Inserting a New Element After an Existing One

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Unit 8: Enhancing Content

  • Making the Invisible Visible
  • Working with the Content
  • The Markup - HTML
  • The CSS
  • The JavaScript
  • Displaying Abbreviations
  • Writing the displayAbbreviations Function
  • Displaying Citations
  • Writing the displayCitations Function
  • Displaying Access Keys
  • Retrieving and Attaching Information

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Unit 9: CSS-DOM

  • Structure
  • Presentation
  • Behaviour
  • Seperation
  • Understanding the Style Property
  • Getting Styles
  • Setting Styles
  • Knowing When to Use DOM Styling
  • Styling Elements in a Node Tree
  • Repetitive Styling
  • Responding to Events
  • Understanding className
  • Abstracting a Function

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Unit 10: An Animated Slideshow

  • Understanding Animation Basics
  • Position
  • Time
  • Incremental Movement
  • Abstraction
  • Working with Practical Animation
  • The Situation
  • The Solution
  • Adding CSS
  • Adding JavaScript
  • The Scope
  • Refining the Animation
  • Adding a Safety Check
  • Generating Markup

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Unit 11: Putting it All Together

  • Raw Materials
  • Site Structure
  • Page Structure
  • CSS: Colour
  • CSS: Layout
  • CSS: Typography
  • Javascript Page: Highlighting
  • Javascript: Slideshow
  • Javascript Internal: Navigation
  • Javascript: Image Gallery
  • Javascript: Table Enhancements
  • Javascript: Form Enhancements
  • Javascript: Minification

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Training Packages

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Course Reviews

(5.00 out of 5) Bandula A [ 14 June, 2018 ]
Introduction to JavaScript course gives a detail into basics that need to know to start with. And it is appropriate anyone who start learning javascripting.
(5.00 out of 5) Diana W [ 23 April, 2018 ]
The trainer knows the course well and give the real programming tips on top of the course contents. It is good to get trained by the trainer who also has programming experience.
(5.00 out of 5) nitin b [ 15 February, 2018 ]
The course provided me with the insights on JavaScript and Jquery. It provided me the confidence on the language. Thank you.
(4.90 out of 5) Eliza L [ 11 December, 2017 ]
Good and relevant topics covered as a starting point Pace is right for students Very knowledgeable instructor Venue with good facility and convenient location Will recommend to others.

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