Course on jQuery & Document Object Model in JavaScript | Alison

JavaScript - Working with the Document Object Model and jQuery Plugins - Revised

Learn how to add more functionality to your web page using the Document Object Model and jQuery in JavaScript.

Front End Languages
Free Course
This free online Document Object Model course will introduce the concept of the Document Object Model, DOM methods in javascript, and how you can add greater functionality to the web page using jQuery. JavaScript can change HTML elements in a web page, including attributes and CSS styles, remove existing and add new HTML elements and attributes, and react to all existing HTML events in the page. Get up to speed with Javascript, today.
  • Duration

    1.5-3 Hours
  • Certification

  • Mobile Friendly

  • Publisher

    Channel 9
  • Accreditation






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This Document Object Model course will first introduce you to the methods that can be used to add JavaScript to web pages, such as linking web pages to external JavaScript files, adding JavaScript code using the onload method in the body tag, and adding JavaScript code using script tag within the header of a web page. You will also learn how to access object properties in JavaScript. The course will then discuss the Document Object Model (DOM) and how the HTML DOM allows JavaScript to change all the elements of an HTML document.

You will then look into the main components of jQuery which include Document Object Model DOM, AJAX, Events, and Effects. Here, the Document Object Model course will discuss the advantages of working with jQuery and look into its Production Version and Development Version. You will also study the different ways you can use jQuery on your web site, which shortcut to refer to jQuery, the benefits of using unobtrusive JavaScript, and the different scope chains in the JavaScript closure.

JavaScript is an object-based scripting language mainly used for client-side validation. It has many powerful features designed to give the user more control over the browser. This JavaScript - Working with the Document Object Model and jQuery Plugins online course will teach you how to use JavaScript to work with the Document Object Model DOM methods in javascript and jQuery plugins to enhance the functionality and interactivity of web pages. So, have a look at the course today and start enhancing your web development skills in just a few short hours!

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Use HTML5 and CSS3 to Build a Web Page
  • Use HTML5 and CSS3 to Format a Web Page
  • Work with Forms
  • Use CSS3 to Style Web Pages
  • Use HTML5 Canvas, Video and SVG Elements
  • Write your First JavaScript Application
  • Understand JavaScript Programming Concepts
  • Understand JavaScript and the Document Object Model
  • Use jQuery


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