A laptop is required for participation in the labs.

Description:

This class is for JavaScript beginners and people who are entirely new to programming. By the end of this class you should be able to write simple web page and run JavaScript.

Goals

Create a basic HTML page.
Add JavaScript to the HTML page.
Learn how to debug your JavaScript code.

Instructional Methods
Class will include a lecture introducing new concepts, then a step-by-step lab showing how to implement the concepts discussed in the lecture.

Afterwards, people are encouraged to work alone or in groups to experiment with the new concepts presented. People are encouraged to ask questions anytime during the class.

A laptop is required for participation in the labs.

What this course will not cover
CSS, Node.js, server side programming, HTTP APIs and JavaScript libraries.

Recommended Reading
JavaScript: The Good Parts by Douglas Crockford
http://www.amazon.com/JavaScript-Good-Parts-Douglas-Crockford/dp/0596517742

Instructors/Panelists: M-Go,