GWDB253 Syllabus, Fall 2016


Course Title: Authoring for Interaction
Course Number: GWDB253 EA
Session/Year: Fall 2016
Day/Time: Thursdays 5:00pm – 10:30pm, Lab 1003
Instructor: Patricia Kruep
Contact Info:
Office Hours: Thursdays, 4:30 – 5:00pm
*appointments preferred

Course Description

Introduction to JavaScript utilizing the Document Object Model.

Core Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

Describe what JavaScript is and how it is implemented

  • Define JavaScript operators, objects, and methods
  • Demonstrate how JS operators, objects, and methods work
  • Define language constructs
  • Demonstrate use of variables, functions, objects, and event handlers

Define the Document Object Model (DOM) and demonstrate control over it

  • Apply JavaScript to access, manipulate, and validate user input data
  • Use JavaScript to safely detect a browsers capabilities

Create various JavaScript effects

  • Demonstrate how to hide and show events
  • Demonstrate how to time events and animate events
  • Blend HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

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