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(inc GST)
$ 990
Duration:2 days
Level 3
321 Pitt St
Sydney NSW 2000
Participants:Max 10
Length:9:00 to 16:30
Break Times:
10:30 (15mins)
12:30 (1hr)
14:45 (15mins)
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Location: Level 2
80 Mount St
North Sydney
NSW 2060
Break Times:
10:30 (15mins)
12:30 (1hr)
14:45 (15mins)
Duration: 2 days Participants: Max 10
Course Length: 9:00 to 16:30 Price:
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$ 990
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jQuery Essentials Course

Course Overview

Anyone who is already proficient with JavaScript but who wishes to learn how to use jQuery, the most popular JavaScript library, in order to achieve the same outcomes while writing significantly less code.

Course Prerequisites

Solid JavaScript, web design knowledge and experience

Course Inclusions

FREE Course Re-sit

8 months

When you book a public course at Raisng the Bar we offer you a FREE course re-sit for up to 8 months from the scheduled course date.

FREE Email Support

12 months

Free email support for up to 12 months from the scheduled course date.

Small Class Sizes

10 students

All of our courses are capped at a maximum of 10 students to maximise your learning experience.

Classroom Training

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Course Manual

With each course we provide you with a comprehensive course manual for you to practice post course.

Computer Lab

No need to bring your own laptop. Our training courses are conducted in fully equipped computer labs with free Wi-Fi.

Course Certificate

Every student receives a certificate of completion at the end of course to recognise your new skills.

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Course Outline

Falling in Love with jQuery

What’s so good about jQuery?

  • Cross-browser Compatibility
  • CSS3 Selectors
  • Helpful Utilities
  • jQuery UI
  • Plugins
  • Keeping Markup Clean
  • Widespread Adoption

What’s the downside?

Downloading and Including jQuery

  • Downloading jQuery
  • The Google CDN
  • Uncompressed or compressed?

Anatomy of a jQuery Script

  • The jQuery Alias
  • Dissecting a jQuery Statement

Bits of HTML—aka “The DOM”

    Selecting, Decorating, and Enhancing

    Making Sure the Page Is Ready

    Selecting: The Core of jQuery

    • Simple Selecting
    • Narrowing Down Our Selection
    • Testing Our Selection
    • Filters
    • Selecting Multiple Elements
    • Becoming a Good Selector

    Decorating: CSS with jQuery

    • Reading CSS Properties
    • Setting CSS Properties
    • Classes

    Enhancing: Adding Effects with jQuery

    • Hiding and Revealing Elements
    • Progressive Enhancement
    • Adding New Elements
    • Removing Existing Elements
    • Modifying Content
    • Basic Animation: Hiding and Revealing with Flair
    • Callback Functions

    A Few Tricks

    • Highlighting When Hovering
    • Spoiler Revealer

    Animating, Scrolling, and Resizing


    • Animating CSS Properties
    • Color Animation
    • Easing
    • Advanced Easing
    • Bouncy Content Panes
    • The Animation Queue
    • Chaining Actions
    • Pausing the Chain
    • Animated Navigation
    • Animated Navigation, Take 2
    • The jQuery User Interface Library
    • Get Animated!


    • The scroll Event
    • Floating Navigation
    • Scrolling the Document


    • The resize Event
    • Resizable Elements

    Images and Slideshows


    • Custom Lightbox
    • Troubleshooting with console.log
    • ColorBox: A Lightbox Plugin


    • Cross-fading Slideshows
    • Scrolling Slideshows
    • iPhoto-like Slideshow widget

    Menus, Tabs, Tooltips, and Panels


    • Expandable/Collapsible Menus
    • Open/Closed Indicators
    • Drop-down Menus

    Accordion Menus

    • A Simple Accordion
    • jQuery UI Accordion


    • Basic Tabs
    • jQuery UI Tabs

    Panels and Panes

    • Slide-down Login Form
    • Sliding Overlay

    Construction, Ajax, and Interactivity

    Construction and Best Practices

    • Cleaner jQuery

    Ajax Crash Course

    • What Is Ajax?
    • Loading Remote HTML
    • Enhancing Hyperlinks with Hijax
    • Picking HTML with Selectors
    • Fetching Data with $.getJSON
    • A Client-side Twitter Searcher
    • The jQuery Ajax Workhorse
    • Common Ajax Settings
    • Loading External Scripts with $.getScript
    • GET and POST Requests
    • jQuery Ajax Events

    Interactivity: Using Ajax

    • Ajax Image Gallery

    Forms, Controls, and Dialogs


    • Simple Form Validation
    • Form Validation with the Validation Plugin
    • Maximum Length Indicator
    • Form Hints
    • Autocomplete


    • Date Picker

    Lists, Trees, and Tables


    • jQuery UI Selectables
    • Sorting Lists
    • Manipulating Select Box Lists


    • Expandable Tree
    • Event Delegation


    • Repeating Header

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