Javascript: An introduction

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JavaScript (JS) is a client-side scripting language capable of dynamically modifying web content within an internet browser. This course introduces you to language fundamentals, the most popular JS libraries, and provides real-world examples in AJAX, jQuery, and dynamic CSS.

  • Basic data types, operators
  • Using arrays
  • Creating control structures
  • Writing functions
  • OOP libraries overview
  • Accessing HTML elements via DOM
  • AJAX (Asynchronous Javascript and XML)
  • Pop-up messages and keyboard and mouse events
  • jQuery