Course Code: GES319
Learn the fundamentals of coding through the understanding of HTML and CSS. Receive a crash course in both HTML and CSS coding. Move onto advanced CSS training to master the style sheet language.
Master HTML5 for web developers. This part of the course includes learning HTML5 page layout, audio and video, forms, web storage, canvas, and integrated APIS.
Understand the basic concepts and ideas behind jQuery before moving on to events, effects, and plugins. Transfer fundamentals to jQuery Mobile development and theme framework.
Study PHP basics, flow control, arrays, string manipulation, and how to manage data. Learn how to send emails and manage files using PHP before moving on to basic XML training. XML training includes schema basics, simple-type elements, complex-type elements, attributes, XSLT basics, XPath, and flow control.
Review the previously learned concepts of web development and learn how Ajax ties in to this knowledge. Understand Ajax applications as well as CORS/JSONP.
There are no prerequisites but students are expected to be reasonably comfortable with computers and have an interest in programming and technology.
This program is compatible with both the Windows and Macintosh operating systems. (Special note for Mac users: While there is nothing taught in this course that cannot be done on a Mac, all the presentations are done using a PC. If you have questions as to how to do an exercise on your Mac, you will be able to ask your instructor.)
Full setup instructions and technical requirements are provided after accessing each module in the course.
The following are the minimum system requirements necessary to access the modules included in the course. All of these items can be downloaded for free:
A Web browser. You will need the latest version of Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.
Any text or HTML editor. Suggested editors for each platform are:
For the Ajax and PHP modules, you must install either MAMP or XAMPP, both of which are free.
Additionally, you will need one of the following databases:
Manuals are included as downloadable PDFs throughout the program.
Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.
All of our programs are self-paced and open enrollment. Upon registering, you will receive twelve (12) months to complete this program
ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a certificate of completion.
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don't provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
Each student is paired up with a facilitator for one-on-one interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach.
In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a computer and the Internet. You can access the program contents from any Web-enabled computer. You don't have to use the same computer to log-in to the program every time. We recommend that you have a word-processing program (Microsoft Word is best) and the latest version of Internet Explorer.
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Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready. Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.
The majority of labs can be done using the online lab system. A link to schedule the lab is included with the course for each lab that can be done online.
The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not completing in time. If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee will be charged for an extension.