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JavaScript Programming


This is the first in a two-part series of JavaScript courses.

Get an introduction to using a client-side scripting language for browsers, and the basic programming constructs in JavaScript. The course prepares you to begin maintaining basic JavaScript objects and routines on a standard web page.

This course can be taken individually or as part of the Web or Mobile Certificate program.

Who Should Attend

This course is appropriate for Web and Mobile Developers.

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Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Program JavaScript statements, routines, conditional logic and loops using variables, data types and operators appropriately
  • Use native JavaScript Functions, write custom functions, write HTML output and manipulate the Document Object Model
  • Create popup windows, handle browser events and use advanced libraries and tools

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Course Outline/Topics

Topics Include:

  • Programming JavaScript statements, routines, conditional logic and loops
  • Using variables, data types and operators appropriately
  • Using native functions and writing custom functions
  • Creating popup windows to notify the user or gather data

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This program can be applied toward the:

HTML Part I and Part II, CSS Part I and Part II OR equivalent experience

"It was a good class. Terry did a great job as usual. Good balance of explaining techniques, and hands-on exercises."
student, 2014

Tue., May 20
Location: UWM School of Continuing Education (Click link for directions)
Instructor: Terry Zimmer
Fee: $324
CEUs: 0.7
Program No. 5071-6322
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Pam Nellen, Program Manager, Business and Technology Programs,, 414-227-3208


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