JavaScript Essentials LiveLessons

Pearson presents JavaScript Essentials LiveLessons.

JavaScript Essentials LiveLessons

Course Description

JavaScript Essentials LiveLessons from Pearson is a developer's key to the world of JavaScript in Web Development, which is growing every day due to JavaScript's wide-spread use, flexibility as a language, and globally understood format. Before developers can become proficient in JavaScript, they need to understand the basics of the language. Once they have the essential building blocks under their belt, JavaScript Developers can build upon that knowledge to create increasingly complex elements. This course from Pearson gives a solid foundation on which to build skills, from the perspective of a web developer. The videos will be in the usual LiveLessons format with a combination of lecture, slides and code. What you will learn: What is JavaScript and how is it important What is the relationship of JavaScript to the br... Read More »

JavaScript Essentials LiveLessons from Pearson is a developer’s key to the world of JavaScript in Web Development, which is growing every day due to JavaScript’s wide-spread use, flexibility as a language, and globally understood format. Before developers can become proficient in JavaScript, they need to understand the basics of the language. Once they have the essential building blocks under their belt, JavaScript Developers can build upon that knowledge to create increasingly complex elements.

This course from Pearson gives a solid foundation on which to build skills, from the perspective of a web developer. The videos will be in the usual LiveLessons format with a combination of lecture, slides and code.

What you will learn:

  • What is JavaScript and how is it important
  • What is the relationship of JavaScript to the browser
  • How to write and debug JavaScript
  • How to use JavaScript operators
  • How to use functions in JavaScript to create reusable code
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Course Details:

Target Audience

  • Developers looking to add JavaScript to the languages in which they are comfortable working
  • Prerequisites

  • Basic understanding of programming and development
  • Familiarity with HTML
  • Familiarity with Web Technology
  • Certificate Info:

    Type of Certification

    Certificate of Completion

    Format of Certification

    Digital and Print

    Professional Association/Affiliation

    This certificate is issued by Pearson LearnIT

    Method of Obtaining Certification

    Upon successful completion of the course, successful participants will receive a certificate of completion.

    Course Outline

    Lesson 1 “Introduction to JavaScript” explains what JavaScript is and why it is relevant. This lesson explains the role JavaScript plays in Web Applications, how it is created, how it runs and how it fits within a Web Architecture.
    Lesson 2 “Your First JavaScript Program” walks you through setting up a development environment and explains how to use it. This lesson also explains how to test your code and use the browser-based tools to debug it.
    Lesson 3 “Understanding Data in JavaScript” explores the meaning of data types in a typeless language. In this lesson, you learn about the native types of data in JavaScript, and how to create, read and write from objects of your own creation.
    Lesson 4 “Functions ” explains how functions enable code reuse in your applications. This lesson explores why functions are necessary, how to use built-in functions, and how to create and use your own functions.
    Lesson 5 “All About Operators” explains the use of operators in a programming language. You will learn about specific operators for Math, Assignment and Comparison, and put those to use in looping structures.
    Lesson 6 “Understanding HTML” walks you through the basics of HTML and CSS in a web application. This lesson goes on to have you put all the knowledge together into a one page e-commerce application.

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