JavaScript: Advanced Fundamentals to jQuery & Pure DOM Scripting

Gain an advanced understanding of difficult JavaScript concepts like closure, new, “this”, prototypical inheritance, type comparators, coercion, and delete.
Course info
Rating
(145)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jan 5, 2016
Duration
8h 60m
Table of contents
JavaScript Basics
Data Types, Operators, and Primitives
Comparison
Closures
Context
Prototypal Inheritance
jQuery Functional Units
Finding Elements
Traversing Elements
Attributes and Properties
Events
Building a Tabs Widget
Description
Course info
Rating
(145)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jan 5, 2016
Duration
8h 60m
Description

Gain an advanced understanding of difficult JavaScript concepts such as JavaScript closure, new keyword, “this”, prototypical inheritance, type comparators, coercion, and delete. Learn what happens in memory with pointers when using assignments and “delete”. Then learn what’s under the hood of the popular jQuery library by building your own version of the library in vanilla JavaScript and the DOM API. Learn to build interactive components from scratch using pure DOM scripting and advanced JS concepts. Course materials can be found at https://frontendmasters.com/assets/resources/justinmeyer/JS-DOM-jQuery.zip with setup instructions found here https://frontendmasters.com/assets/resources/justinmeyer/Workshop-JS-jQuery-DOM.pdf

About the author
About the author

Justin is the CEO of Bitovi and the lead author of donejs, CanJS, JavaScriptMVC, jQuery++, FuncUnit, and StealJS. He likes closures, politics and hip-hop dancing.

About the author

Alexis is a Senior Developer at Bitovi and a member of the CanJS team. He trains UI teams in JavaScript fundamentals and organizes local meetups in the North Texas area.