Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3

Course Code: 20480

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript. This course helps students gain basic HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript programming skills. This course is an entry point into both the Web application and Windows Store apps training paths. The course focuses on using HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript to implement programming logic, define and use variables, perform looping and branching, develop user interfaces, capture and validate user input, store data, and create well-structured application.
The lab scenarios in this course are selected to support and demonstrate the structure of various application scenarios. They are intended to focus on the principles and coding components/structures that are used to establish an HTML5 software application.
This course uses Visual Studio 2012, running on Windows 8.

Course Outcomes

Explain how to use Visual Studio 2012 to create and run a Web application.
Describe the new features of HTML5, and create and style HTML5 pages.
Add interactivity to an HTML5 page by using JavaScript.
Create HTML5 forms by using different input types, and validate user input by using HTML5 attributes and JavaScript code.
Send and receive data to and from a remote data source by using XMLHTTPRequest objects and jQuery AJAX operations.
Style HTML5 pages by using CSS3.
Create well-structured and easily-maintainable JavaScript code.
Use common HTML5 APIs in interactive Web applications.
Create Web applications that support offline operations.
Create HTML5 Web pages that can adapt to different devices and form factors.
Add advanced graphics to an HTML5 page by using Canvas elements, and by using and Scalable Vector Graphics.
Enhance the user experience by adding animations to an HTML5 page.
Use Web Sockets to send and receive data between a Web application and a server.
Improve the responsiveness of a Web application that performs long-running operations by using Web Worker processes.

Course Modules

This module provides an overview of HTML and CSS, and describes how to use Visual Studio 2012 to build a Web application.

This module provides an introduction to the JavaScript language, and shows how to use JavaScript to add interactivity to HTML5 pages.

This module describes how to send and receive data to and from a remote data source by using an XMLHTTPRequest object and by performing jQuery AJAX operations.

This module explains how to write well-structured and easily-maintainable JavaScript code, and how to apply object-oriented principles to JavaScript code in a Web application.

This module describes how to add offline support to a Web application, to enable the application to continue functioning in a user's browser even if the browser is disconnected from the network.

This module describes how to create advanced graphics for an HTML5 Web application by using a Canvas element, and by using Scalable Vector Graphics.

This module explains how to use Web Sockets to transmit and receive data between an HTML5 Web application and a server.

This module describes the new features of HTML5, and explains how to create and style HTML5 pages.

This module describes the new input types available with HTML5, and explains how to create forms to collect and validate user input by using the new HTML5 attributes and JavaScript code.

This module describes how to style HTML5 pages and elements by using the new features available in CSS3.

This module describes how to use some common HTML5 APIs to add interactive features to a Web application. This module also explains how to debug and profile a Web application.

This module describes how to create HTML5 pages that can dynamically detect and adapt to different devices and form factors.

This module describes how to enhance the user experience in an HTML5 Web application by adding animations.

This module describes how to use Web Worker Processes to perform long-running operations asynchronously and improve the responsiveness of an HTML5 Web application.

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have at least three months of professional development experience, plus a combination of practical and conceptual knowledge related to HTML5 programming. This includes an understanding of the basic HTML document structure, how to style common HTML elements using CSS, and how to write JavaScript code to add functionality to a web page.

Next Steps

Essentials of Developing Windows Store Apps Using HTML5 and JavaScript (20481)

Course Labs

Walkthrough of the Contoso Conference Application Examining and Modifying the Contoso Conference Application

Displaying Data Programmatically Handling Events

Retrieving Data Serializing and Transmitting Data Refactoring the Code by Using jQuery ajax method

Inheriting From Objects Refactoring Code to Use Objects

Implementing the Application Cache Implementing Local Storage

Creating an Interactive Venue Map by Using Scalable Vector Graphics Creating a Speaker Badge by Using a Canvas Element

Receiving Data from Web Socket Sending Data to a Web Socket Sending Multiple Types of Messages To or From a Web Socket

Creating HTML5 Pages Styling HTML5 Pages

Creating a Form and Validating User Input by Using HTML5 Attributes Validating User Input by Using JavaScript

Styling the Navigation Bar Styling the Page Header Styling the About Page

Incorporating Video Incorporating Images Using the Geolocation API

Creating a Print-Friendly Stylesheet Adapting Page Layout To Fit a Different Form Factor

Applying Transitions to User Interface Elements Applying Key-Frame Animations

Improving Responsiveness by Using a Web Worker

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