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Introduction to Javascript

via Udacity


In this course, you will use learn the basics of JavaScript! You will learn how to create and use the primary data types in JavaScript and how to use conditionals and loops to control the flow of your JavaScript code. You'll write your first JavaScript functions and you'll learn how to use arrays and objects to store collections of data. By the end of the course, you use your new JavaScript knowledge to build the core functionality of an eCommerce shopping cart.


  • Introduction to VS Code workspaces
  • What is JavaScript
    • Learn the history of JavaScript and start writing your code immediately using the JavaScript console.
  • Data Types & Variables
    • Learn to represent real-world data using JavaScript variables, and distinguish between the different data types in the language.
  • Conditionals
    • Learn how to add logic to your JavaScript programs using conditional statements.
  • Loops
    • Harness the power of JavaScript loops to reduce code duplication and automate repetitive tasks.
  • Functions
    • Dive into the world of JavaScript functions. Learn to harness their power to streamline and organize your programs.
  • Arrays
    • Learn how to use Arrays to store complex data in your JavaScript programs.
  • Objects
    • Meet the next JavaScript data structure: the Object. Learn to use it to store complex data alongside Arrays.
  • Build a Shopping Cart
    • In this project, you will use your JavaScript development skills to build the core functionality of an eCommerce shopping cart for Kirana's fruit market.

Taught by

James Parkes and Julia Van Cleve


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