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Web Development with JavaScript COMP 2132

Computer Systems Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

This hands-on course follows on from COMP 1850 -Introduction to Web Development. Those who already understand HTML5 and CSS3 will explore web development in more depth with JavaScript and jQuery and be introduced to programming for web sites and web applications. Students must provide their own current model PC, i5 or higher equivalent processor, 8 GB of RAM minimum, and 256 GB minimum storage. High-speed internet access is needed for online sections and for homework. COMP 2132 introduces web programming concepts, participants will create and use JavaScript variables, objects, functions, and arrays. Labs, exercises and assignments focus on the theory behind client-side web scripting and how to manage interactive sites. Topics include: object/feature detection, DOM manipulation, event handling, functions (named and anonymous), closures, object detection, object creation and prototyping, event handling and callback functions, jQuery introduction, jQuery plugin usage, form validation, timers and simple animations. Attendance, participation in class and the BCIT Learning Hub are mandatory. In the 12-week sections, students may have an average total time commitment of 7+ hours each week. Please Note: The 6-week compressed sections may have twice the workload per week. This course is prerequisite for several follow-on advanced JavaScript courses: COMP 2052 Android and Mobile Application Development Tools, COMP 2909 Angular and Vue.js, COMP 3012 Back-End Web Development with Node.js, COMP 2913 React and Modern JavaScript and COMP 3015 Introduction to Web Applications with PHP. COMP 2132 is a required course for BCIT Computing Advanced Web Technologies; both associate certificates in Applied Web Development, AWD and Web and Mobile Application Development, WMA, as well as Web Development Fundamentals and the Computer Systems Certificate, CSC. Upon completion, successful students will be able to program Front-End and Back-End web sites, and develop significant web applications with JavaScript.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Domestic fees

$611.16 - $638.27 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below are three offerings of COMP 2132 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 88283

Duration

Mon Feb 26 - Mon Apr 08 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 88283
  • Domestic fees $638.27
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 26 - Apr 08 Mon, Wed 13:00 - 16:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 484
Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$638.27

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. This is an intensive 6 week delivery course. Students must attend all classes. Please email cstflex@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __ and Program Declaration____. Course is 36 hours on campus. Late registration is not permitted. No class April 1 (Easter).
Status

CRN 88277

Duration

Mon Jan 08 - Mon Apr 08 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 88277
  • Domestic fees $638.27
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Apr 08 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 484
Instructor

Chris Harris

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$638.27

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. Please email cstflex@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __ and Program Declaration____. Course is 36 hours on campus. Late registration is not permitted. No class February 19 (Family Day) and April 1 (Easter).
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

CRN 88278

Duration

Thu Jan 11 - Thu Mar 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 88278
  • Domestic fees $611.16
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 28 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 Online
Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$611.16

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  4. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  5. Please email cstflex@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __ and Program Declaration____. Course is 36 hours synchronous online classes. Late registration is not permitted.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Spring/Summer 2024

Below are four offerings of COMP 2132 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 67141

Duration

Thu Apr 11 - Thu Jun 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 67141
  • Domestic fees $611.16
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - Jun 27 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 Online
Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$611.16

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. Please email cstflex@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __ and Program Declaration____. Course is 36 hours synchronous online classes. Late registration is not permitted.rs synchronous online classes. Late registration is not permitted.
Status

Seats Available

4 seats remaining as of Sun February 25, 2024 at 11:47 pm (PST). Availability may change at any time.

CRN 69299

Duration

Sat Apr 20 - Sat Jul 20 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 69299
  • Domestic fees $638.27
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 20 - Jul 20 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 484
Instructor

Lei Zhang

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$638.27

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. Please email cstflex@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __ and Program Declaration____. Course is 36 hours on campus. Late registration is not permitted. No class May 18 (Victoria Day) and June 29 (Canada Day).
Status

CRN 68899

Duration

Tue Apr 30 - Tue Jul 16 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 68899
  • Domestic fees $611.16
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 30 - Jul 16 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 Online
Instructor

Lei Zhang

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$611.16

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  4. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  5. Please email cstflex@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __ and Program Declaration____. Course is 36 hours synchronous online classes. Late registration is not permitted.
Status

CRN 67142

Duration

Mon Jun 17 - Mon Jul 29 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 67142
  • Domestic fees $638.27
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 17 - Jul 29 Mon, Wed 13:00 - 16:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 484
Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$638.27

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. This is an intensive 6 week delivery course. Students must attend all classes. Please email cstflex@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __ and Program Declaration____. Course is 36 hours on campus. Late registration is not permitted. No class July 1 (Canada Day).
Status

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Create and use JavaScript variables, objects, functions, and arrays.
  • Explain Array() manipulation for native ES6 array methods.
  • Describe various iterative and conditional control constructs in JavaScript.
  • Evaluate jQuery and how it applies to web development.
  • Create JavaScript event handler code in order to respond to various event types.
  • Perform customized data validation.
  • Construct code that creates animation effects within a web page.
  • Explain the HTTP protocol and how it is used to deliver web content.
  • Use Fetch and Async/Await to retrieve data from a REST API.
  • Store and retrieve data using JSON.
  • Design JavaScript code that generates both HTML 5 and CSS 3.
  • Use the Constructor, Class and the Prototype patterns to create objects with their own properties and methods.
  • Use Git/GitHub and Gulp/WebPack and build systems.
  • Use Sass (SCSS) for modern web development.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2021

Related Programs

Web Development with JavaScript (COMP 2132) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Applied Web Development
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  2. Computer Systems
    Certificate Part-time
  3. Web Development Foundations (WDF)
    Microcredential Part-time
  4. Web and Mobile Application Development
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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