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Time: 9AM - 4PM Eastern Time (ET)
Duration: 2 Days


In this course you will learn how to: Use jQuery to work with elements on a web page; Change the content of a web page without having to reload it; Work with jQuery events; Work with jQuery User Interface (UI) widgets.


JavaScript: An Introduction or equivalent knowledge or experience is mandatory.

jQuery Course

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Course Outline

  • Introduction
    • What is jQuery?
    • Advantages of using jQuery
    • Downloading jQuery
    • The jQuery documentation
    • Linking to the jQuery file
  • Brief JavaScript review
    • The script tag
    • Variables
    • Conditions
    • Loops
    • Functions
    • Working with the Document Object Model (DOM)
  • jQuery basics
    • The jQuery function
    • Executing code when the page is ready
    • Chaining methods
  • Selectors
    • Basic selectors
    • Selecting the first or last element
    • Selecting a specific child by position
    • Selecting an element that contains specific text
    • Selecting an element based on an attribute
    • Selecting by type
    • Selecting by state
  • Manipulating the DOM
    • Looping over elements
    • Reading and setting an attribute's value
    • Changing the HTML and the text of an element
    • Dynamically adding to an element
    • Appending page elements
    • Changing the dimensions
    • Wrapping an element and inserting content before and after it
  • Working with events
    • Attaching events to elements
    • Using shortcuts
    • Reacting to an event only once
  • Overview of jQuery User Interface (UI) widgets
    • Choosing and downloading a widget
    • Overview of the Accordion widget
    • Overview of the DatePicker widget

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