Introduction to Javascript & jQuery
25

Saturday, 25 February

10 am – 4 pm PST

GA Los Angeles (DTLA)

1933 S. Broadway, 11th Floor
Los Angeles , CA 90007
$105 USD
Regular Ticket
$105 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Introduction to Javascript & jQuery

Meredith Bryan Photo


Lead WDI Instructor & Instructor Manager, General Assembly

25

Saturday, 25 February

10 am – 4 pm PST

GA Los Angeles (DTLA)

1933 S. Broadway, 11th Floor
Los Angeles , CA 90007
$105 USD
Regular Ticket
$105 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

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.

Please review Code Academy's HTML/CSS course before class. If you'd like a bit of a head start, check out Code Academy's JavaScript course. Both are optional resources.

About the Instructor

Meredith Bryan Photo

Lead WDI Instructor & Instructor Manager,
General Assembly

Meredith Bryan is the Lead Web Development Immersive Instructor and Manager at GA LA and alumna of the WDI Program. She is dedicated to teaching and guiding WDI students to their new beginnings as developers. Dwelling in the land of Ruby on Rails is her preference, but she also writes in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and AngularJS. Outside of coding, her interests lie in architectural photography, wearing pink on Wednesdays and hanging with her cat Wilson.

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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