Beginning JavaScript

Beginning JavaScript

Video Training

JavaScript has come a long way, making it one of the most useful tools you have at your disposal. This Learning Path will take you from zero knowledge to a thorough foundation in JavaScript. Learn how you can get the ultimate in responsiveness and interactivity from this versatile language.

Prerequisite:

Familiarity with Web foundations

Below are the video training courses included in this Learning Path.

1

Beginning Programming with JavaScript

Presented by Semmy Purewal 5 hours 54 minutes

This course will take you through JavaScript’s language basics, including variables, type-checking, loops, objects, arrays, and array methods. As you work hands-on through the course examples, you’ll move from if statements and loops to writing your first simple program.

2

JavaScript Templating

Presented by Raymond Camden 2 hours 17 minutes

Learn how to cut development time by using JavaScript template frameworks. This course introduces you to EJS, then dives into Handlebars, helpers, partials, and precompilation. At the end of this course, you’ll have knowledge necessary to use frameworks to create your own JavaScript templates.

3

Douglas Crockford JavaScript Master Class

Presented by Douglas Crockford 5 hours 50 minutes

In this segment, you’ll learn about the core language features from JavaScript master Doug Crockford. You’ll cover the good, the bad, and the ugly features of the language as you go. Discover some common Javascript patterns, why lambda is cool, why you should never, ever use eval, and why you should always declare everything.