Introduction to JavaScript Bootcamp
25

Saturday, 25 February

10 am – 5 pm PST

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco , CA 94104
$150 USD
Regular Ticket
$150 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Introduction to JavaScript Bootcamp

Bedford Williamson Photo


Full Stack Web Developer , General Assembly

25

Saturday, 25 February

10 am – 5 pm PST

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco , CA 94104
$150 USD
Regular Ticket
$150 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Take a deep dive into the magical language of the internet and learn the technologies for rapid development, efficiency, iteration and speed. Javascript is the functional and dynamic programming language developed with functionality and web developers in mind. As the foundation of millions of web pages and with frameworks constantly being built to compliment it, JavaScript is here to to stay. If you’re a web designer who wants to up skill their toolkit to the digital climate and be taken seriously as a front-end developer, this class is for you.

Through lecture and hands-on activity, participants will gain experience with the basics of using Javascript and jQuery to update the appearance and content of a web page in real time.

Takeaways

  • How to incorporate jQuery into a website
  • How to read documentation to get the answers you need
  • How dynamically animate and update web pages
  • Wrap up with ways to take your JavaScript knowledge further.

Prereqs & Preparation

Participants are assumed to have experience with writing HTML and CSS without the assistance of a graphical editor (i.e. Dreamweaver).

You should be comfortable looking at HTML source code, inspecting web pages and making changes to existing HTML and CSS. Knowledge of templating is helpful. Cut-and-paste experience with Javascript/Jquery is a plus.

Required Materials: Laptop, Chrome Web Browser, Sublime Text 2 text editor. Additional materials will be downloaded during class.

About the Instructor

Bedford Williamson Photo

Full Stack Web Developer ,
General Assembly

Bedford Williamson is a Full Stack Developer with a passion for Javascript and Teaching. Being well versed in many modern tech stacks he loves sharing opinions and considerations when discussing technological trade-offs.

Prior to becoming a full-time engineer, he spent many years working for San Francisco Unified School District as Educator and Program Manager. During that time he developed a style of teaching where he is sensitive to multiple learning styles. Whether you learn best by watching, doing, or reading he has you covered with many inclusive strategies.

He is currently working on the Bridgegood.com platform where he captains the Front End Development.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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