Javascript 101
28

Wednesday, 28 February

6:30 8:30 pm EST

GA D.C., 1776

1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
$55 USD
Regular Ticket
$55 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Javascript 101

Jess Bell Photo


Developer, Washington Post

28

Wednesday, 28 February

6:30 8:30 pm EST

GA D.C., 1776

1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
$55 USD
Regular Ticket
$55 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

Expand your coding toolkit with the No. 1 language in tech. During this workshop, you'll learn how Javascript powers dynamic websites and applications through animations, drop-down effects, and more. You'll work through a series of hands-on coding exercises to get you on your way to proficiency!

Takeaways

  • Gain an overview of the JavaScript landscape and its placement in the web development ecosystem.
  • Practice programmatic thinking
  • Write expressions that assign and evaluate variables
  • Understand the fundamentals of Javascript datatypes
  • Leverage the power of the command line and manipulate Javascript on your own device

Prereqs & Preparation

This workshop is designed for beginners and anyone interested in learning a new programming language. Basic HTML and CSS experience is helpful, but not required. If you want some extra coding practice before class, we recommend completing DASH Project 1

What to bring to class: All students must bring their own laptop. Please also install Sublime Text 3 and Google Chrome on your computer before class.

About the Instructor

Jess Bell Photo

Developer,
Washington Post

Jessica Bell works as a developer for The Washington Post, primarily on front end and JavaScript projects. She holds a degree in International Relations from San Fransisco State University. Jessica is the Chair of DC ACM, sits on the leadership teams for DC Tech Meetup and DCFemTech and is an active member of Women Who Code DC. She teaches at General Assembly throughout the year helping people learn the basics of code and web development. Her current side project is DC Tech Stories, a podcast about local tech workers.

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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