Free Crash Course: Intro to JavaScript

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The Iron Yard - St. Petersburg & Tampa

260 1st Ave South Suite 300 · Saint Petersburg, FL

How to find us

We are located on the third floor of the white, Station House Building. Take the gold elevator on the outside of the building to the third floor. Parking is available at the metered spaces out front or paid parking is available at parking garages.

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Details

Overview

Join our Front End Engineering Instructor, Jason Perry (http://www.meetup.com/The-Iron-Yard-Tampa-Bay/members/2975923/) and our Student Enrollment Representative, Holly Valenty (https://www.meetup.com/The-Iron-Yard-Tampa-Bay/members/215169340/) to learn the basics of Javascript and learn more about The Iron Yard (http://www.theironyard.com/).

This course assumes no previous knowledge of JavaScript or any other programming language. We'll discover what JavaScript is and where it fits into the world of programming.

Outcomes

We'll do a hands-on workshop where we'll do some actual coding together.

Requirements

• Laptop that is WiFi capable. Laptops are required to complete the course. However, if you do not have one and would simply like to attend as an observer, you're certainly welcomed to sign up and you'll still learn a lot!

• Your favorite text editor (e.g. Sublime Text, Vim or Atom, not a word processor like Word)

Agenda

• What is JavaScript

• Real world use cases

• Basic JavaScript syntax

• Creating a simple application or game

We will have beverages and light snacks. Stick around for networking and Open Code (https://www.meetup.com/The-Iron-Yard-Tampa-Bay/events/qjfsklywhbfb/)!

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