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Course Description

Computer Information Systems - CIS 238

JavaScript (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

JavaScript is a powerful, object-based scripting language that can be embedded directly into HTML pages. JavaScript allows you to create dynamic, interactive Web-based applications that run completely within a Web browser. This course covers JavaScript as a client-side scripting language.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

Course Competencies

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

  • Incorporate JavaScript into HTML.
  • Examine variables, literals and expressions.
  • Explore conditionals.
  • Explore validating form data with JavaScript.
  • Explain the use of functions.
  • Explore objects, properties and methods.
  • Manipulate data in arrays.
  • Explore handling events in JavaScript.
  • Examine debugging and error handling.
  • Examine the use of JavaScript cookies.

Course Schedule

Currently no sections of this class are being offered.