Rapid Introduction to HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

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In this class, students get a rapid hands-on introduction to client-side programming with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. The course is meant for students who want to need to get a jump start on all three technologies. Students should be prepared to cover a lot and to be ready to spend some time afterward reviewing the content on their own to solidify and build upon the skills taught in class.


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Course Topics
  1. Learn the basics of web development.
  2. Learn to create links in HTML documents.
  3. Learn to add images to HTML documents.
  4. Learn the benefits of CSS.
  5. Learn to avoid using deprecated HTML tags and attributes.
  6. Learn CSS syntax.
  7. Learn to use <div> and <span> tags appropriately.
  8. Learn some common CSS properties and their values.
  9. Learn to use CSS resets and normalizers.
  10. Learn best practices for choosing units of measurement.
  11. Learn how to select CSS fonts and to download and use new fonts.
  12. Learn about color and opacity.
  13. Learn how JavaScript is used.
  14. Learn JavaScript syntax.
  15. Learn about objects, methods, and properties.
  16. Learn to work with JavaScript variables.
  17. Learn to create your own functions in JavaScript.
  18. Learn to write flow control logic in JavaScript.
  19. Learn to listen for and handle events, such as mouse clicks and page loads, with JavaScript.
  1. A Quick Overview of Web Development
    1. Client-side Programming
      1. HTML
      2. Cascading Style Sheets
      3. JavaScript 1
      4. Ajax
      5. JavaScript Frameworks
    2. Server-side Programming
      1. Java EE
      2. ASP.NET
      3. Python
      4. PHP
      5. ColdFusion
      6. Node.js
  2. Introduction to HTML
    1. Getting Started
    2. A Simple HTML Document
    3. The HTML Skeleton
      1. The <head> Element
      2. The <body> Element
      3. Whitespace
    4. HTML Elements
      1. Attributes
      2. Empty vs. Container Tags
      3. Blocks and Inline Elements
    5. Special Characters
    6. History of HTML
    7. lang Attribute
  3. Paragraphs, Headings, and Text
    1. Paragraphs
    2. Breaks and Horizontal Rules
    3. Creating an HTML Page
    4. Quoted Text
    5. Preformatted Text
    6. Text-Level Semantic Elements
  4. HTML Links
    1. Text Links
    2. Absolute vs. Relative Paths
      1. Absolute Paths
      2. Relative Paths
      3. Default Pages
    3. Targeting New Windows
    4. Email Links
    5. Adding Links
    6. Targeting a Specific Location on the Page
    7. The title Attribute
  5. HTML Images
    1. Inserting Images
      1. Making Images Accessible
      2. Alternative Text
      3. Long Descriptions
      4. Height and Width Attributes
    2. Image Links
    3. Adding Images to the Page
  6. HTML Lists
    1. Unordered Lists
      1. Nesting Unordered Lists
    2. Ordered Lists
      1. Nesting Ordered Lists
      2. The type Attribute
      3. The start Attribute
    3. Definition Lists
    4. Creating Lists
  7. Crash Course in CSS
    1. Benefits of Cascading Style Sheets
    2. CSS Rules
      1. CSS Comments
    3. Selectors
      1. Type Selectors
      2. Class Selectors
      3. ID Selectors
      4. Attribute Selectors
      5. The Universal Selector
      6. Grouping
    4. Combinators
      1. Descendant Combinators
      2. Child Combinators
      3. General Sibling Combinators
      4. Adjacent Sibling Combinators
    5. Precedence of Selectors
    6. How Browsers Style Pages
    7. CSS Resets
    8. CSS Normalizers
    9. External Stylesheets, Embedded Stylesheets, and Inline Styles
      1. External Stylesheets
      2. Embedded Stylesheets
      3. Inline Styles
    10. Exercise: Creating an External Stylesheet
    11. Exercise: Creating an Embedded Stylesheet
    12. Exercise: Adding Inline Styles
    13. <div> and <spa>
    14. Exercise: Divs and Spans
    15. Media Types
    16. Units of Measurement
      1. Absolute vs. Relative Units
      2. Pixels
      3. Ems and Rems
      4. Percentages
      5. Other Units
    17. Inheritance
      1. The inherit Value
  8. CSS Fonts
    1. font-family
      1. Specifying by Font Name
      2. Specifying Font by Category
    2. @font-face
      1. Getting Fonts
    3. font-size
      1. Relative font-size Terms
      2. Best Practices
    4. font-style
    5. font-variant
    6. font-weight
    7. line-height
    8. font
    9. Exercise: Styling Fonts
  9. Color and Opacity
    1. About Color and Opacity
    2. Color and Opacity Values
      1. Color Keywords
      2. RGB Hexadecimal Notation
      3. RGB Functional Notation
      4. HSL Functional Notation
    3. color
    4. opacity
    5. Exercise: Adding Color and Opacity to Text
  10. CSS Text
    1. letter-spacing
    2. text-align
    3. text-decoration
    4. text-indent
    5. text-shadow
    6. text-transform
    7. white-space
    8. word-break
    9. word-spacing
    10. Exercise: Text Properties
  11. JavaScript Basics
    1. The Name "JavaScript"
    2. What is ECMAScript?
    3. The HTML DOM
    4. JavaScript Syntax
    5. Accessing Elements
      1. Dot Notation
      2. Square Bracket Notation
    6. Where Is JavaScript Code Written?
    7. JavaScript Objects, Methods and Properties
  12. Variables, Arrays, and Operators
    1. JavaScript Variables
      1. A Loosely-Typed Language
      2. Google Chrome DevTools
      3. Variable Naming
      4. Storing User-Entered Data
    2. Constants
    3. Arrays
      1. Associative Arrays
      2. Array Properties and Methods
    4. Playing with Array Methods
    5. JavaScript Operators
    6. The Modulus Operator
    7. The Default Operator
  13. JavaScript Functions
    1. Global Objects and Functions
      1. parseFloat(object)
      2. parseInt(object)
      3. isNaN(object)
    2. User-defined Functions
      1. Function Syntax
      2. Passing Values to Functions
    3. Returning Values from Functions
  14. Built-In JavaScript Objects
    1. String
    2. Math
    3. Date
    4. Helper Functions
  15. Conditionals and Loops
    1. Conditionals
    2. if - else if - else Conditions
    3. Short-circuiting
    4. Switch / Case
    5. Ternary Operator
    6. Truthy and Falsy
    7. Loops
      1. while Loop Syntax
      2. do while Loop Syntax
      3. for Loop Syntax
      4. for of Loop Syntax
      5. for in Loop Syntax
    8. break and continue
    9. Array: forEach()
  16. Event Handlers and Listeners
    1. On-Event Handlers
      1. The getElementById() Method
    2. The addEventListener() Method
    3. Capturing Key Events
    4. Benefits of Event Listeners
    5. Timers
Class Materials

Each student in our Live Online and our Onsite classes receives a comprehensive set of materials, including course notes and all the class examples.

Class Prerequisites

Experience in the following is required for this HTML class:

  • Working with computers regularly

Experience in the following would be useful for this HTML class:

  • Programming Experience
  • A basic understanding of how the web works

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The Rapid Introduction to HTML, CSS and Javascript class is great for beginners who have had some exposure to editing website content. I definitely got my money's worth! The instructor was very knowledgeable.
Keisha Rivers
My Instructor made the experience of learning programming enjoyable and easy. Kudos!
Kyle Towers
Bureau of Land Management
This was my first class with Webucator. They were professional and comparable to any of my corporate sponsored classes. The pace of the class was great and the instructor well informed of the class materials.
Lisa Darrah
Autodesk, Inc.
For programming specific courses, I would say that this is better than in-class instructors. The feedback that can be given and received from other students when screen sharing is invaluable.
Mike Chan
Elections Canada

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