WEB SCRIPTING

Do you want to make a website, or know how websites work? Do you want to learn how to write computer programs but didn’t know where to start? Do you want to design a web-based game?
In this class you will:
• Learn the 'front end' languages that create websites
o HTML5
o CSS3
o JavaScript
• Learn programming basics in JavaScript
• Make your own web page or interactive web app
• Learn through experimentation, exploration and projects

Web scripting is an introductory course to computer programming. The student will develop competence in the Web’s core scripting languages: HTML5 and CSS. Using these fundamentals, the student will examine a variety of scripting languages including JavaScript and PHP, 2-D graphics environments for web-based game coding, Linux and Windows, dynamic, interactive websites and incorporate various databases. This level of programming will allow the student to further explore areas such as animation and the next level of Computer Science as well as other career applications. Skills and knowledge acquired in this course can be applied to almost any career cluster that specializes in information technology but specifically to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics; Finance; Information Technology; Marketing, Sales, Service, Communications and their respective pathways.

Course Number: 
CRN10026
Course Name Abbreviation: 
Webscripting
Credits Per Semester: 
1.0
Grades: 
10
11
12
Course Length: 
Full Year
Credit Information: 
2.0 elective credit or 1.0 per sem.
Prerequites: 
Recommended: “C” or better in Geometry or current enrollment in Geometry
Session: 
Session IIIA
2:00 - 5:30 pm Mondays and Wednesdays