Course Descriptions



Dom Scripting for Designers

Credit(s): 3

This course introduces stsudents to basic programming concepts through the use of ECMAScript (JavaScript) and the Document Object Model. Students will learn the history of ECMAScript and its role in contemporary websites and web applications. Basic and intermediate scripts will be created to solve common interface problems. Students will learn to evaluate existing libraries and scripts so that they can make informed decisions about their applicability for a given task. Students will learn best practice and unobtrusive DOM scripting techniques. Lecture: 3 hours per week Lab: 1 hour per week
Prerequisites: Complete GDES-130 GDES-131 GDES-132 GDES-133 GDES-140 GDES-221 GDES-222 GDES-255 with a minimum grade of C-.