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JavaScript Basics

Get started with JavaScript. Join us to get a grounding in JavaScript syntax and scoping rules as well as the Document Object Model.  We'll also touch on the jQuery library and jQuery plugins.

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$760.00 per person (excl. GST)


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Course outline

The JavaScript Basics course will cover the following topics:

  • Using jQuery
  • Understanding JavaScript including
    • Syntax
    • Objects
    • Functions
    • Scoping
  • Events and event handling
  • AJAX
  • JSON and client-side templating
  • jQuery plugins
  • Some best practices - what to do, what to avoid.

Note: These are the topics normally covered but might alter slightly depending on the needs of the attendees.

Target audience

Those that have used JavaScript and/or jQuery and would benefit from a structured introduction to consolidate their knowledge.


Prior exposure to JavaScript is helpful but not essential. A basic grasp of HTML and CSS is assumed.

Course description

Download the JavaScript Basics course description (pdf)

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