Introduction to Javascript - DIT 21125

DIT 21125 36 hours

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This is the first in a series of three courses covering the JavaScript programming language and introduces the basics of JavaScript for web development application. This hands-on course builds from the HTML5/CSS3 courses and focuses on topics such as forms, images, and the Document Object Model (DOM). It will also introduce the code conventions and rules of the JavaScript language.


  • Computer and internet access at home
HTML5/CSS3 Capstone Project


On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of client-side JavaScript, including core programming practices, constructs, and syntax;
  • Debug JavaScript and apply common scripting techniques;
  • Describe the Document Object Model (DOM);
  • Develop basic web pages with interactive content;
  • Use programming variables and functions;
  • Make programmatic decisions based on user input;
  • Use JavaScript to modify and validate forms.
Web Development Diploma
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