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Introduction to Javascript: The Basics
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Introduction to Javascript: The Basics

Taught in English

Khaled M. Attia

Instructor: Khaled M. Attia

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2h 10m
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No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
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4.3

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What you'll learn

  • Create Javascript functions that perform a small, specific task and promote code re-use

  • Understand how to access and modify HTML elements using the Document Object Model (DOM) interface in Javascript

  • Create scripts that handle different events and interact with the DOM based on the triggered events

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level

Recommended experience

2h 10m
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.3

(273 reviews)

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction

  2. Inline and External Scripts

  3. Variables and Operators

  4. Conditional Statements

  5. Loops

  6. Functions

  7. The Document Object Model: Querying Elements

  8. The Document Object Model: Event Handlers

Recommended experience

Familiarity with HTML and CSS is recommended in order to make the best out of this project. No other programming background is required.

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Khaled M. Attia
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  • Skill-based, hands-on learning

    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

  • Expert guidance

    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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