Our fourth Software Development course on edX is now live! SD4x: Programming for the Web with JavaScript is designed to introduce you to modern web development using JavaScript, the programming language of the World Wide Web.

What You’ll Learn:

  • The basics of how the World Wide Web allows browsers to send and retrieve web content
  • Web browser internals, the Document Object Model (DOM), and jQuery
  • How to create dynamic, interactive web pages using JavaScript
  • Techniques for creating data-driven websites using modern web technologies
  • Client-side JavaScript libraries and frameworks
  • Server-side JavaScript application architecture, middleware, HTTP, and RESTful API design

This course, part of the CS Essentials for Software Development Professional Certificate program, will expose you to advanced web page layout and responsive design tools such as BootstrapThis course, part of the Robotics MicroMasters program, will teach you how to think about complex mobility challenges that arise when robots are deployed in unstructured human and natural environments.. CIS Associate Professor of Practice Chris Murphy and Senior Lecturer Swapneel Sheth will also teach you how to represent and exchange data using JavaScript Object Notation (JSON), and how to access RESTful APIs on the web, among a host of other useful lessons. Take look at the syllabus and enroll today.

Programming for the Web with JavaScript (SD4x) launches