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Functionality of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX


Functionality of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX

Functionality of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX

Learn more about the functionality of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX.


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Course Description

JavaScript is a client side scripting language and is one of the most widely used programming languages for the web. The most common use of JavaScript is to write functions which are part of HTML pages and that interact with the Document Object Model (DOM) of the web page.
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jQuery is used as a library of JavaScript functions that simplifies web page development and AJAX interactions. This free online web programming course will greatly increase your understanding of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX by showing examples of code and how they function together to provide the interactive and dynamic web pages that are widely used in today’s web environment. You will also learn about AJAX and how it provides JavaScript programmers with a way of coding that widens the scope and functionality for real time updates such as retrieving data from the server side without reloading the entire web page. This free online web programming course will be of great interest to IT and business professionals who would like to learn more about the functionality of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX and how they work to provide much more dynamic and engaging web pages.

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Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes: - Understanding the concept of how JavaScript works; - Examine how loosely typed it is in comparison to C; - Learn how various code syntaxes used in JavaScript and AJAX;


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Module Title
Module 1: Understanding the Functionality of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX
Module 2: Introduction to JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX Assessment

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Course Title Functionality of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX
Course # 514
Course Publisher Harvard
Course Category 1
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Course Description  JavaScript is a client side scripting language and is one of the most widely used programming languages for the web. The most common use of JavaScript is to write functions which are part of HTML pages and that interact with the Document Object Model (DOM) of the web page. jQuery is used as a library of JavaScript functions that simplifies web page development and AJAX interactions. This free online web programming course will greatly increase your understanding of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX by showing examples of code and how they function together to provide the interactive and dynamic web pages that are widely used in today’s web environment. You will also learn about AJAX and how it provides JavaScript programmers with a way of coding that widens the scope and functionality for real time updates such as retrieving data from the server side without reloading the entire web page. This free online web programming course will be of great interest to IT and business professionals who would like to learn more about the functionality of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX and how they work to provide much more dynamic and engaging web pages.
License  This course is available from Harvard OpenCourseWare through the following Creative Commons licence:
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Release Date 07 November 2012
   
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Course Duration (Avg Learner) 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio High
Audio Only High
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
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PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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  • Neha Pandit India very informative. nice explanation. 2014-12-13 16:12:15
  • Quacey Peters Antigua and Barbuda more reading material needed. lectures were two advanced 2014-12-12 17:12:28
  • Juan Barrio Spain Cool, it helps me to remember the basics 2014-11-26 10:11:04
  • Matěj Machač Czech Republic This little course was a good recap of my knowledge. Very fast-paced. 2014-11-18 18:11:44
  • Ionut Schiopu Romania JavaScript it's a great programming language which can add new data on the site from the server, without the need of PHP. 2014-11-05 22:11:01
  • Bill Karpin United States of America Good course on the basics of JavaScript, JQuery, and Ajax 2014-11-04 18:11:26
  • Nitza Gomar United States of America It was a good introduction. 2014-11-01 05:11:38
  • SAPNA MITTAL United States of America its good starting point 2014-10-25 01:10:48
  • Krishna Kalubandi India Awesome faculty!! 2014-10-22 11:10:17
  • Samiro Oliveira United Kingdom Functionality of JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX was a very interesting online course which allowed to improve my javaScript, Jquery and AJAX knowledge. 2014-10-09 23:10:18
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