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JavaScript Decision Programming with Switch
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JavaScript Decision Programming with Switch

Taught in English

Judy Richardson

Instructor: Judy Richardson

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Intermediate level

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2 hours
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What you'll learn

  • Demonstrate the correct use of syntax when writing a Switch statement in JavaScript.

  • Solve a business problem with a Switch statement in JavaScript.

  • Compare the Switch and If-Else statements in JavaScript.

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2 hours
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Only available on desktop
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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. Explore examples of business problems where decision programming is required to produce the correct solution.

  2. Review the JavaScript Switch statement to investigate the logic and syntax requirements.

  3. Write a JavaScript Switch statement to test a condition and provide an action for each test result.

  4. Investigate the Switch statement more closely to identify ways to make the code run more efficiently.

  5. Examine a problem solution using an IF-Else statement and compare it to the Switch statement that solves the same problem.

Recommended experience

Completion of JavaScript Decision Programming with If-Else or a basic knowledge of JavaScript with some experience with conditional statements.

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Judy Richardson
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