jQuery (Summer 2014)

Design and Digital Media

Since its introduction in 2006, jQuery has become the JavaScript library of choice for web developers around the world. Used on sites like amazon.com, microsoft.com, and tumblr.com, jQuery makes web development simpler, more dynamic, and more flexible. This class will give students the ability to use jQuery within their own web development practices, opening up to them a new world of design and technological opportunities.

With lectures and activities focusing on CSS integration, animation, UI/UX design, game development and application deployment, students will be introduced to myriad ways in which to add jQuery to their sites. Whether they want to learn how to use jQuery in small ways to perfect their site's visual designs, or dig in deep to create robust, web‐based interactive experiences, this class will acclimate students to the world of jQuery and allow them to wield this exciting new development tool set with command. / Facilities fee of $25 in addition to class tuition. / Open to students ages 16 and above.

Prerequisite: Students must have a working knowledge of HTML and CSS and Mac OS X.

What to Bring: Pen or pencil; notebook; USB Drive with at least 1GB of storage.

Please Register Before: 7/11/2014

If the minimum enrollment is not met by the deadline above, the class will be canceled on this date. Registration will remain open after this date if the minimum enrollment has been met. UPDATE: Minimum enrollment has been met.

Class Savings

/ Register on or before May 19 and receive $25 off total tuition.
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Contact MCAD Continuing Education at continuing_education@mcad.edu or call 612.874.3765.

Course Details

Course Number: CSW 3501
Dates: Jul. 15 – Aug. 12
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
Robert James Algeo
Main Building Room 434
Non-Credit Tuition: $300.00

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