Javascript 101
6

Thursday, 6 December

6:30 8:30 pm PST

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco, CA 94104
$40 USD
Regular Ticket
$40 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Javascript 101

Pavan Trikutam Photo


Principal / Founder, Gray Bike Software

6

Thursday, 6 December

6:30 8:30 pm PST

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco, CA 94104
$40 USD
Regular Ticket
$40 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

Expand your coding toolkit with the No. 1 language in tech.

Step into the world of web development with General Assembly. During our JavaScript-focused workshop, see how it powers dynamic websites and applications through animations, drop-down effects, and more — and why it’s the No. 1 programming language in tech. Through a series of hands-on coding exercises, you’ll:

  • Learn how to think like a programmer.
  • Survey the JavaScript landscape and see how developers leverage this language to succeed in their careers.
  • Discover how JavaScript and jQuery update the appearance and content of a web page in real time.
  • Apply what you’ve learned to add animations and effects to a website.

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Enhance your professional skill set online in our mentor-guided JavaScript Circuit, or on-campus with our part-time JavaScript Development course.

Takeaways

  • Gain an overview of the JavaScript landscape and its placement in the web development ecosystem.
  • Practice programmatic thinking by writing Javascript pseudo-code
  • Write expressions that assign and evaluate variables
  • Explain the difference between jQuery and vanilla JS
  • Register and trigger event handlers for jQuery events

Prereqs & Preparation

Basic HTML and CSS experience. Complete DASH Project 1 Bring a laptop to class (Mac preferred but not required). Install Sublime Text 3 on your computer Have Google Chrome on your computer.

About the Instructor

Pavan Trikutam Photo

Principal / Founder,
Gray Bike Software

Pavan is the founder & principal of Gray Bike, a software studio based in San Francisco, CA. Gray Bike acts as an ad-hoc engineering & design team for startups, small business, and non-profits. They design and build out solutions for various technical challenges, as well as provide ongoing support for organizations as they grow. His past client list includes Macy's & Bloomingdale's, 1-800-Flowers, UNICEF, The Minerva Project, and the Center for Environmental Health. Gray Bike has a strong focus on working with organizations with a positive social and environmental mission.

Prior to founding Gray Bike, Pavan grew a team of 30 people and ran the Macy's & Bloomingdale's mobile website as a Senior Technical Consultant. His technical experience spans many mediums, from building data visualizations for cancer research biotech companies to modifying the Android operating system for use in race cars at Mercedes-Benz Research & Development.

Aside from working and advising clients, Pavan has taught and mentored students learning how to code at Thinkful and General Assembly. He has also volunteered to mentor for underserved middle school students interested in technology, helping them building projects to display at the Maker Faire.

Pavan holds a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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