JS302: AJAX/JSON

Galvanize - 44 Tehama Street (between 2nd/howard) San Francisco - View Map Girl Develop It San Francisco
Tue, Oct 3, 2017, 6:00 PM (PDT)

About this event

In this workshop, you'll learn ways you can use data in your webpages, using AJAX to pull in JSON formatted data dynamically from servers. This is a great follow-up workshop for those who attended our JS301: Intro to jQuery workshop.

The workshop will be a mix of lectures and hands-on exercises in pairs. It will be taught by Samantha Paras, Software Engineer at Datafox.

Topics covered

• Storing data as JSON

• Turning JSON data into DOM nodes

• Using AJAX to pull in JSON

Slides

http://www.teaching-materials.org/ajax/

</a> Prerequisites

Attendees should be comfortable with HTML and CSS fundamentals (HTML tags and attributes, CSS selectors) and JavaScript fundamentals (arrays, conditionals, loops, functions). Attendees should also be comfortable with the DOM API and jQuery. That means that you attended our <a href="https://www.meetup.com/Girl-Develop-It-San-Francisco/events/241868963/">Intro to HTML & CSS workshopIntro to JavaScript workshopMaking Webpages Interactive workshop, and Intro to jQuery workshop, or you learned those concepts online.

You can review them online at a few places:

• HTML/CSS: Khan Academy's HTML & CSS courseCodecademy's HTML & CSS courseGDI SF's HTML & CSS slides</a>

• JS: <a href="https://khanacademy.org/programming">Khan Academy's Intro to JS courseCodecademy's JS courseGDI SF's JS slides

• DOM API: Khan Academy's "Making Webpages Interactive" courseGDI SF's "Making Webpages Interactive" slides

• jQuery: Codecademy's jQuery courseGDI SF's jQuery slides

</a> Tech requirements

• Your laptop (Mac, PC, Linux) and charger

• A modern web browser (Chrome, Firefox, Safari)

• A text editor - we recommend either Sublime Text 2 or Atom (both free)

If you do not have a laptop, please contact the instructors. We have a limited number of Chromebooks for students to borrow.

Payment

Payment is required to attend. If you'd like to attend but cannot afford the cost, <a href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/19YePb1ncNgHLFze40_BJRM7w8SG5mh1D0uB4qyKjwWs/viewform">click here to request a scholarship. Due to the number of applications, only the scholarship recipients will receive an email a few days before the workshop. Thank you for your understanding!

When

Tuesday, Oct 3
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (PDT)

Where

Galvanize
44 Tehama Street (between 2nd/howard) San Francisco