Launch A Rocket: Learn JavaScript Basics The Fun Way!

Rich Armstrong, Product Designer

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16 Videos (2h 22m)
    • An introduction

    • What we gonna make???

    • Downloads these 3 free apps

    • Install, signup and write some JS

    • What is JavaScript??

    • Properties and methods

    • Variables

    • Functions

    • The If-else statement

    • Write some basic JavaScript

    • Start playing around with CSS and JS!!

    • Planning first :)

    • Let's write the basic HTML and CSS for our rocket

    • Let's add the JavaScript for our rocket

    • And now we make the rocket look pretty!!

    • Thank you, and next steps

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About This Class


Hey! Ever wanted to build your own interactive website, app, or game? Become a white-belt code-ninja in this fun introduction class to JavaScript. You’ll learn the basics of the JavaScript language, and be able to add logic, interaction and animation to your web projects. You’ll see how JavaScript interacts with HTML and CSS. By the end of the class you’ll be able to make your browser do all kinds of fun stuff – and you’ll be on your way to making games, animating web elements, and making interactive apps!

This class is for anyone who likes apps, websites, design, or DIY. You’ll get to understand a fundamental part of the modern web, and be able to boast to your friends of your hacker-ways by the end of it! You'll also leanr a little bit about CSS and HTML!

You don’t need to know any JavaScript, but some very basic knowledge of HTML and CSS will help.

If you're looking to get into coding more, checkout my other coding classes:

129 of 134 students recommendSee All

I haven't learned much, but this is great tutorial for JS begginers ;)
What an awesome course!! I learned so much!!
I'd highly recommend this class if you have some prior coding experience. If you are brand new to coding, this pace might be a little too fast for you but if you try hard enough, you'll get it





Rich Armstrong

Product Designer

Although Rich calls himself a Product Designer he's more of a jack-of-all-trades / generalist / unicorn. He designs, animates and codes. And if you want to learn how to make stuff unicorn-style then read on! Rich studied multimedia design and graphic design, and taught himself to code. He's freelanced, worked for agencies and startups, and now runs a studio with his wife in Amsterdam. He creates compulsively, has super ginger-powers and can touch his nose with his tongue!

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