CIW JavaScript Specialist

CIW JavaScript Specialist
Price: £295.00

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Course Description

CIW JavaScript Specialist is a home study training course for individuals who want to understand how to fully use the features of the JavaScript programming language in web application development. These specialised web language skills can help you begin or grow a career in advanced web development and technologies.

The JavaScript Specialist course focuses on the fundamental concepts of the JavaScript language. This course will provide you with the skills to design client-side, platform-independent solutions that greatly increase the value of your website by providing interactivity and interest. You will learn how to use JavaScript to communicate with users, modify the Document Object Model (DOM), control program flow, validate forms, animate images, create cookies, change XHTML on the fly, and communicate with databases.

By the end of this course, you will understand and use the most popular applications of JavaScript.

Course Objectives

This course will enable you to:

Part 1: Essential JavaScript Principles and Practices

  • Identify characteristics of JavaScript and common programming practices
  • Work with variables and data in JavaScript
  • Use JavaScript functions, methods, and events

Part 2: Intermediate JavaScript Programming Techniques

  • Use JavaScript statements to control program flow
  • Use the JavaScript Document Object Model (DOM)
  • Use JavaScript language objects and create expressions
  • Create and use custom JavaScript objects
  • Debug and troubleshoot JavaScript code

Part 3: Applied JavaScript

  • Use JavaScript to develop interactive forms
  • Modify X/HTML with JavaScript
  • Address JavaScript security issues involving browsers and cookies

Part 4: JavaScript Technology Extensions

  • Implement JavaScript libraries
  • Use JavaScript and AJAX to create interactive web application

Course Components

This course includes the following components:

  • Courseware Study Book
  • Supplemental Materials
  • Course Review
  • Online Exercises
  • Practice Exams
  • Certification Exam Voucher (Optional)

Download the Course Components document for full details.

Course Duration & Support

CIW JavaScript Specialist is designed as an instructor led course but can also be used as a home study learning course for individuals who do not have the flexibility to attend traditional classroom training. When used as a home study course you can complete it in your own time and the approximate total study time is 100 hours. Technical support for this course is provided directly by CIW via their student web portal.

Practice Exams

Practice exams are included with this course. They are provided online and are designed to help assess knowledge on specific objectives and reinforce learning. They include Objective Reviews and Quizzes, Reinforcement Tests, Self-Assessment Tests and a time-limited test that consists of a random selection of questions covering all learning objectives. The Practice Exams most closely simulate the experience of the Certification Exam.

Certification Exam

On completion of this course you can apply for the internationally recognised CIW 1D0-635 examination which, if passed, awards the student with the CIW JavaScript Specialist Certification. This exam has a time limit of 75 minutes, consists of 50 questions and the passing score is 75%. Exams must be sat at one of the 89 registered Prometric testing centres in the UK. You can purchase a Certification Exam Voucher with this course or at a later date. Certification Exam Vouchers are valid for one year from date of purchase.

Pre-Course Requirements

The CIW JavaScript Specialist course is designed for students with a good understanding of IT, computers and the Internet including knowledge of HTML and XHTML, developing web pages and configuring networks to a level consistent with that found in the CIW Web Foundations Series but no prior knowledge of the JavaScript programming language is necessary. Students should also be familiar with the Microsoft Windows operating system before taking this course as it does not provide entry-level computer literacy. Note: This course is not compatible with Apple computers.

Detailed Course Information

We recommend that you download and read the following documents before purchasing this course.

JavaScript Specialist: Detailed Course Description
JavaScript Specialist: Course Components
JavaScript Specialist: Exam Objectives
Hardware and Software Minimum Requirements


CIW is the most popular vendor-neutral web education program in the world. CIW courses and certifications are designed using leading technological standards and verify that you have the skills necessary to master today's technology-driven world. If you have any questions about this course please contact us.

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