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COMP 2015 - Introduction to JavaScript and jQuery

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

Continuing on from COMP 1850 students with a good understanding of HTML5 and CSS3 are introduced to client-side scripting with JavaScript and jQuery. 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. Labs, exercises and assignments focus on the theory behind client-side web scripting and how to manage interactive sites. This course is prerequisite for several advanced JavaScript/jQuery courses including: COMP 2052 Android and Mobile Application Development Tools, COMP 2909 Angular and Vue.j, COMP 2912 Node.js and COMP 2913 React and Modern JavaScript. Upon successful completion participants will be able to write browser independent JavaScript code and use jQuery. PLEASE NOTE: COMP 2015 will be offered for the final time in April and May 2020.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1850 or equivalent knowledge

Credits

1.5

Cost

$367.12 - $375.69 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2020

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 83346

Sun Feb 23 - Sun Mar 29 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 23 - Mar 29 Sun 13:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 382

Instructor

Chris Harris

Course Outline

Cost

$367.12

Notes

  1. You are responsible for the specific prerequisite knowledge for this course. Your instructor cannot be expected to review prerequisite materials so please do not ask. The department could withdraw you from this course if you do not have the prerequisites or equivalent. Late registration is not permitted. The day and dates have been changed from Saturday February 22 – April 4 to Sunday February 23 – March 29.

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

In Progress

CRN 85682

Mon Feb 24 - Mon Mar 30 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 24 - Mar 30 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 320

Instructor

Chris Harris

Course Outline

Cost

$375.69

Notes

  1. You are responsible for the specific prerequisite knowledge for this course. Your instructor cannot be expected to review prerequisite materials so please do not ask. The department could withdraw you from this course if you do not have the prerequisites or equivalent. Late registration is not permitted.

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

In Progress

Spring/Summer 2020

Below are five offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2020 term.

CRN 63974

Sun Apr 19 - Sun May 31 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 19 - May 31 Sun 09:00 - 12:00 DTC Rm. 382

Instructor

Chris Harris

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$367.12

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Please email cstpts@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __. Late registration is not permitted. No class on May 17 (Victoria Day).

CRN 63975

Sun Apr 19 - Sun May 31 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 19 - May 31 Sun 13:30 - 16:30 DTC Rm. 382

Instructor

Chris Harris

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$367.12

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Please email cstpts@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __. Late registration is not permitted. No class on May 17 (Victoria Day).

CRN 64712

Mon Apr 20 - Mon Jun 01 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 20 - Jun 01 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 301

Instructor

Chris Harris

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$375.69

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Please email cstpts@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __. Late registration is not permitted. No class on May 18 (Victoria Day).

CRN 65328

Wed May 20 - Wed Jun 24 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 20 - Jun 24 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 310

Instructor

Michael Whyte

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$367.12

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Please email cstpts@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __. Late registration is not permitted.

4 seats remaining as of Mar 29, 2020 3:27 pm (PDT). Availability may change at any time.

CRN 65333

Mon Jun 08 - Mon Jul 20 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 08 - Jul 20 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 301

Instructor

Chris Harris

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$375.69

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Please email cstpts@bcit.ca for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __. Late registration is not permitted. No class on July 06.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Explain the theory behind client-side web scripting.
  • Write JavaScript web scripts with and without HTML content.
  • Validate user input from web pages.
  • Write DOM scripting using W3C standard methods and objects such as "createElement".
  • Explain the JQuery Framework.
  • Use JQuery in addition to jQuery plugins to redevelop scripts in native JavaScript.
  • Use JQuery third-party plugins.
  • Use timers and intervals to create animations.
  • Create our own objects with their own properties and methods.
  • Use the Constructor and the Prototype patterns to create objects

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

Related Programs

COMP 2015 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Applied Computer Applications (ACA)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Applied Web Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  3. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Certificate
  4. Web Development Fundamentals
    Part-time   Statement of Completion

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2020

Books for Winter 2020 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

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Learning Jquery
Author Chaffer
Publisher Packt
Copyright 2013
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-78216-314-5
Price $72.50
Optional

Spring/Summer 2020

No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2020 offerings of this course.

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