Intro to jQuery

Online Course

Intro to jQuery

What is the course about?

Intro to jQuery
The course Intro to jQuery is an online class provided by Udacity. The skill level of the course is Intermediate. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.

jQuery is the most popular JavaScript library today, in use by over 60% of the top 100,000 most visited websites. This course will teach you how to use jQuery’s core features – DOM element selections, traversal and manipulation.

Course description
  • Intro to jQuery
  • 2 days
  • Manipulating Websites with Ease
  • You’ll also learn how to read and make sense of jQuery’s documentation, making it easy for you to go beyond the methods taught in this class and take advantage of jQuery’s full array of features!
  • This course is also a part of our Front-End Web Developer Nanodegree.
  • The DOM, $ and Selectors
  • DOM Manipulation
  • The jQuery object ($).
  • Review of the DOM structure.
  • How to use selectors and filters.
  • How to read jQuery documentation.
  • How to modify HTML attributes and content.
  • How to add and remove DOM elements.
  • To succeed in this course, we expect you to have some HTML and JavaScript experience. You should at minimum understand loops, functions, and conditional statements (if/else).
  • Udacity’s JavaScript Basics course and HTML/CSS course are good preparation for this course.
  • See the Technology Requirements for using Udacity.
  • Due to jQuery’s popularity and ease of use, learning jQuery is a must for all front-end web developers. jQuery makes selecting DOM elements and manipulating them simple by providing a consistent API that works across all browsers.
  • Proficiency in using jQuery is an important skill that can speed up your development time and opens up a world of useful plugins.

Prerequisites & Facts

Intro to jQuery

Course Topic

Computer Science, Programming

University, College, Institution


Course Skill Level


Course Language


Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)



Degree & Cost

Intro to jQuery

To obtain a verified certificate from Udacity you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
Intro to jQuery
provided by Udacity


Share your experience

Intro to jQuery
Udacity Udacity
Rate the course

Do you recommend the course? *
Here you can find information, reviews and user experiences for the course “Intro to jQuery“. The provider of the course – “Udacity” – will be glad to answer any questions you may have about the class, click here to use the offical support channels. It would be great if you could share your experience of participating in the course – Your honest review will surely help others to choose the right class!
School: Udacity
Topic: Computer Science, Programming