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Working within in a dynamic, hands-on learning environment, guided by our expert team, attendees will:
Become both familiar with the language and confident enough to work with it in any context
Learn enough of the DOM API to bend it to your will
Make communication between the browser and your server possible
Understand and effectively leverage closures
Learn what jQuery is and how to add it to your applications
Use jQuery to select complex sets of elements from the DOM
Develop rich web pages that respond to user interaction
Interact with your server-side code using Ajax
Explore a wide variety of plugins and learn how to write your own
Students will explore:
How do you traverse and manipulate the DOM and how do you handle events in ways that work in all browsers?
What is jQuery and why should you use it?
How does jQuery reduce the amount of code that you have to write to add rich functionality to both existing and new web pages?
How does jQuery make Ajax programming easier?
What best practices are there for using jQuery so that it works unobtrusively and performs well?
What plugins and extensions are available to enhance your applications even more than the core jQuery library can provide?