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JavaScript Level 1 with jQuery

at Training Connection - The Loop

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$1,495 5 seats left
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Mon, Nov 25, 9:00am - Nov 27, 4:30pm (3 sessions)

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The Loop, Downtown/Loop
230 W Monroe St Ste 610
Btwn S Franklin & Wells Streets
Chicago, Illinois 60606
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 14 and older
Average Class Size: 5

What you'll learn in this javascript class:

Students will learn how to use the jQuery library to deliver more intuitive and interactive Web experiences.

The course consists of many small hands-on projects,which you can begin applying to your own projects straight after the class.

Target Audience: Students should already be familiar with HTML and CSS - no prior experience of JavaScript or jQuery is required.

Detailed Course Outline

The Three Layers of the Web
  • HTML for Content
  • CSS for Presentation
  • JavaScript for Behavior
  • The Right Way
  • JavaScript Libraries
Programming with JavaScript
  • JavaScript Syntax
  • Running a JavaScript Program
  • Statements: Bite-sized Chunks for your Browser
  • Comments: Bite-sized Chunks Just for You
  • Variables: Storing Data for your Program
  • Conditions and Loops: Controlling Program Flow
  • Functions: Writing Code for Later Objects
Getting Started with jQuery
  • What jQuery Does
  • Why jQuery Works Well
  • Our First jQuery Document
Selectors—How to Get Anything You Want
  • The Document Object Model
  • The $() Factory Function
  • CSS Selectors
  • XPath Selectors
  • Custom Selectors
  • DOM Traversal Methods
  • Accessing DOM Elements
Events—How to Pull the Trigger
  • Performing Tasks on Page Load
  • Simple Events
  • Compound Events
  • Limiting and Ending Events
  • Simulating User Interaction
Effects—How to Add Flair to Your Actions
  • Inline CSS Modification
  • Basic Hide and Show
  • Effects and Speed
  • Multiple Effects
  • Simultaneous versus Queued Effects
  • In a Nutshell
Images and Slideshows
  • Lightboxes
  • Cropping Images with Jcrop
  • Slideshows
  • Image-ine That!
Menus, Tabs, Tooltips, and Panels
  • Menus
  • Accordion Menus
  • Tabs Panels and Panes
  • Tooltips
  • Order off the Menu
DOM Manipulation—How to Change Your Page on Command
  • Manipulating Attributes
  • Inserting New Elements
  • Moving Elements
  • Wrapping Elements
  • Copying Elements
  • DOM Manipulation Methods in a Nutshell
  • How to Use a Plug-in
  • Popular Plug-Ins
  • Finding Plug-in Documentation
  • Developing a Plug-in
Note: Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical class. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.

What's included:

  • JavaScript Training Manual
  • Certificate of Course Completion
  • 6 Months FREE Repeat Policy

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Refund Policy
Cancellations made more than 5 days before the commencement of the training, qualify for a refund less a $100 administration fee. 
Cancellations made 5 days or less before the commencement of the training, will not be eligible for a refund 
We are not able to offer refunds for no-shows or uncompleted courses.

Rescheduling requests made 5 days before the commencement of the training are free. Rescheduling that takes place within 5 days of the commencement of the training will incur a $100 administration fee. We do not charge for student substitutions at any time.

If your student wants to confirm her seat on the future class now, then there is a $100 transfer fee payable. Alternatively, as she may not have been aware of our terms, if she is willing to check back with us 2-3 days before a future class, and provided the class is confirmed to run, we will slot her in and waive the cancellation fee.

Money Back Guarantee
We offer a money back guarantee on our public classes.

If the training does not meet expectations, students can leave the class at the end of Day 1 (or by lunchtime in the case of single day courses) and request a refund. Students have to notify the training center manager before they leave and return all the training materials to qualify for a refund.

We are unable to offer a money back guarantee to students who leave a class later than the times noted above. Students can however still repeat the training (often with a different trainer).


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Trains CTA - Blue and Red Lines - Monroe Station Walk approximately 4 blocks west on Monroe Street to Franklin Street. CTA - Orange, Pink, Purple and Brown Lines - Quincy station Walk approximately 1.5 blocks north on Wells Street, turn left (west) on Monroe Street, and go to corner of Franklin Street. CTA - Green Line Swap at Clark for Blue line or Roosevelt for Orange line. Metra - Union Station Walk 3 blocks east on West Adams (crossing river). Turn left (North) on Franklin and walk 1 block to Monroe Street.

Start Dates (3)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
9:00am - 4:30pm TBD 3 $1,495
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Nov 26 9:00am - 4:30pm TBD
Wed, Nov 27 9:00am - 4:30pm TBD
9:00am - 4:30pm TBD 3 $1,495
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Thu, Jan 23 9:00am - 4:30pm TBD
Fri, Jan 24 9:00am - 4:30pm TBD
9:00am - 4:30pm TBD 3 $1,495
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Mar 17 9:00am - 4:30pm TBD
Wed, Mar 18 9:00am - 4:30pm TBD

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