JavaScript Essentials for the Full Stack Developer Using ECMAScript

Course 2319

  • Duration: 4 days
  • Labs: Yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: Foundation
Get This Course $3,285
  • 4-day instructor-led training course
  • One-on-one after-course instructor coaching
  • After-course computing sandbox
  • Tuition can be paid later by invoice -OR- at the time of checkout by credit card
  • Jun 27 - 30 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
    Ottawa or AnyWare
  • Sep 27 - 30 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
    New York or AnyWare
  • Dec 13 - 16 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EST
    Ottawa or AnyWare
  • Mar 28 - 31 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
    New York or AnyWare

Attend this Full Stack JavaScript Development with ECMAScript training course and gain knowledge and skills to create modern, interactive websites. In this course, you learn how to structure code, add interactivity, and leverage ECMAScript to generate dynamic HTML5. You will benefit from the use of best practices, progressive enhancement, and progressive web app development to optimize accessibility across multiple devices. You will grow significantly on your path to achieve the knowledge and skills of a full stack developer.

  • The majority of the course focuses on the core JavaScript functionality and syntax which is common to most modern JavaScript versions
  • The course does cover some topics and features from ECMAScript (ES6)

JavaScript Essentials for the Full Stack Developer Using ECMAScript Delivery Methods

  • After-course instructor coaching benefit
  • Learning Tree end-of-course exam included
  • After-course computing sandbox included

JavaScript Essentials for the Full Stack Developer Using ECMAScript Course Benefits

  • Write and debug client-side JavaScript to create modern pages for a variety of devices
  • Implement dynamic HTML effects to improve interactivity and SEO
  • Apply unobtrusive JavaScript programming patterns
  • Create dynamic, interactive forms with enhanced validation
  • Develop custom libraries to simplify maintenance and code reuse

Full Stack JavaScript Development Course Outline

  • Applying progressive enhancement
  • Modern JavaScript best practices

Core JavaScript syntax

  • Coding variables, statements and control blocks
  • Loading conditional functionality with feature testing


  • Controlling client-side browser objects
  • Adding the behavior unobtrusively

Defining Functions

  • Declaration/Expression
  • Anonymous
  • Callback
  • Immediately Invoked Function Expressions (IIFE)
  • Passing optional parameters

Declaring objects

  • Structuring code with Object Literal Notation (OLN)
  • Augmenting functionality with the prototype
  • Serializing objects with JavaScript Object Notation (JSON)

Building a modular, maintainable library

  • Creating a private scope with namespaces
  • Developing a custom takeaway reusable library

Manipulating the Document Object Model (DOM)

  • Creating, reading, updating and deleting web page markup
  • Targeting elements by ID, tag name and class name
  • Modifying presentational CSS for dynamic HTML effects

Handling events

  • Adding and removing event handlers unobtrusively
  • Inspecting event object properties
  • Preventing default browser actions
  • Minimizing handlers with event delegation

Interacting with the browser and user

  • Responding to users' actions
  • Gathering information
  • Managing errors

Assisting users to ensure data validity

  • Validating without JavaScript
  • Implementing dynamic select menus
  • Preventing forms from submitting with enhanced validation
  • Customizing validation error messages

Validating data on the client side

  • Matching data patterns with regular expressions
  • Form vs. field validation
  • Invoking server-side business logic

Updating pages asynchronously with Ajax

  • Improving data exchange efficiency
  • Creating a reusable Ajax method and adding it to a custom library
  • Processing the server response
  • Performing Ajax functionality with a library

Exploiting third-party libraries

  • Tapping into the power of client libraries
  • Decreasing time-to-market with code reuse
  • Improving delivery performance with a Content Delivery Network (CDN)
  • Avoiding conflicts between libraries

Exploiting APIs for advanced functionality

  • Mapping
  • Application
  • HTML5
  • Mobile Device APIs
  • Offloading processing from the server to the client

Enriching user experience

  • Determining user location with geolocation and Google Maps API
  • Persisting data on the client with storage APIs

Optimizing download performance tuning

  • Implementing feature testing to conditionally load required JavaScript
  • Overcoming missing functionality with polyfills, fallbacks and conditional comments

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