jQuery for Beginners

jQuery for Beginners

Simon Sez IT
Updated May 24, 2019

Course Overview

This jQuery course gives a comprehensive introduction to the jQuery language. Learn about jQuery selectors, one of the most important parts of the jQuery library, and how to manipulate the Document Object Model (DOM). Discover how jQuery events can be used to register behaviors that take effect when the user interacts with the web browser. You will also learn how to use jQuery to traverse and filter the DOM, which is used to help find HTML elements. Finally, the course moves onto advanced topics, including how to capture mouse events using the jQuery UI framework and some of the popular jQuery plugins used to extend the power of jQuery.

Target Audience

People new to web design and coding looking for an introduction to jQuery

Learning Objectives

In this course you will learn:

  • The basics of the jQuery syntax.
  • To use jQuery effects to apply special effects to web pages.
  • To work with jQuery to traverse and filter the DOM.
  • How to use jQuery selectors.
  • How to use Google Chrome as a browser-based development tool.
  • How to capture a mouse event.
  • How to record user events that occur on the user’s browser window.
  • About using jQuery UI, another framework built on JavaScript and jQuery.
  • To use some of the more popular jQuery plugins.