Make Your Own App

Provided by Technische Universität München (TUMx)
Introductory
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Over 6 weeks you will interactively learn the basics of web programming (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, ...) and how to utilize these techniques to build your own software applications for mobile or desktop devices (exemplified with a chat app).

Course Format:Instructor-Led
Start Date:Mar 23, 2019

What you will learn

  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript basics
  • How to structure HTML code, including media elements, referencing external resources and separate CSS styles from HTML code
  • How to make web apps interactive
  • How to use advanced CSS properties to create captivating apps and understand and apply basic programming concepts like loops and arrays
  • Advanced JavaScript concepts and a basic introduction to web-APIs, JSON and AJAX

Overview

Using motivational videos, introductory sections, an interactive code editor, challenges and peer review throughout this course you will develop a working chat app. While doing so you can earn credits and points, receive badges and fulfill achievements in order to be able to see and compare your progress with other students. Starting with simple HTML content and ordinary CSS rules you will gradually improve your app and add increasing interaction within every week using JavaScript and JQuery. After completing this course you’ll be able to tackle almost any idea you might have and build an app that fulfills your needs.

Before you start

None
  • Instructor-Led: course contains assignments and exams that have specific due dates, and you complete the course within a defined time period.
  • Course ends: Mar 23, 2019

Learner Testimonials

"The MOOC is incredibly clear and easy to understand. Everything is fully explained and the quality is top notch: the lessons are great, the exercises are great, the videos are great. I had HTML lessons during my study program before, and I wish I had this kind of course, with this content. Definitely 10/10 ! Thanks again for the MOOC guys!" - Previous Student
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