Programming Essentials Online Certificate Course

Learn to Program and have an in-depth look at computer programming

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Learn to Program and have an in-depth look at computer programming

Smartphones, electric cars and the internet of things are some of the major technological advancements of human civilization. Interestingly, the one thing that all these advancements have in common is that they are all built using code. If technology continues to flourish the way it has in just the last 20 years, then understanding how machines work can be a very useful tool. More than being just useful, knowing how to be a developer can not only pave the way for many professional opportunities, but it can also enhance the brain’s functionality.

Over the course of the years, many jobs have become obsolete, but the advancement of technology has been consistent. Over time, computer programming has become more and more comprehensive. Learning how to code – even if it is just the basics – will serve as a foundation to any developer’s education. Not only will it be beneficial in building coding knowledge, but also in building a portfolio of work.

This Learn to Program course will take an in-depth look at computer programming and will begin to prepare you for a career in developing.

What will you learn with our Programming Essentials Online Certificate Course?

  • Learn about the basic structures common to all programming languages and environments
  • Learn the basics of Python and how to use HTML 5 to write code
  • How to develop a mobile device
  • The course is made of video structures and practical lab applications
  • Python is a great beginner’s language
  • Learn about displaying text concepts and the separation of concerns
  • The basics of styling with CSS and the more complex aspects of CSS such as learning about Box Models and layouts
  • Learn about input, output, and variables
  • Learn about the importance of “if’ statements – otherwise known as conditionals - and how to use them in programming and the frequency in which they are used
  • Learn about functions
  • Learn how to organise and structure real-life data
  • Learn the benefits of using tables and how they can be used in programming
  • Understand full-stack web application

Programming Essentials Online Certificate Course – Requirements

This course is designed for people with little or no prior experience. The course is delivered 100 percent online 24/7 and only takes a few hours of study to complete.

To successfully complete this course, a student must:

  • Have access to the internet and the necessary technical skills to navigate the online learning resources
  • Have access to any mobile device with internet connectivity (laptop, desktop, tablet)
  • Be a self-directed learner
  • Possess sound language and literacy skills

Quick Course Facts:

  1. Course content is structured for easy comprehension
  2. Approximately 13 hours of study is needed to complete the course
  3. Registered students gain unrestricted lifetime access to your online course
  4. All course material is available online 24/7 and can be accessed using any device
  5. Study your course online from anywhere in your own time at your own pace
  6. All students who complete the course will be awarded with a certificate of completion that is applicable worldwide
  7. Video Course designed for a visual learning experience

For any additional questions please see our comprehensive FAQS tab above.

Programming Essentials Online Certificate Course Outline

Module 001: Introduction
Module 002: Tips to Help You on This Course
Module 003: Additional Information About the Course
Module 004: Write Your First HTML5 Code
Module 005: How to Display HTML5 Code in Browser
Module 006: Activity – Improving Your Page
Module 007: Activity Review
Module 008: Section Overview
Module 009: Introduction to Section – Basic Document Structure, Text Mark Up, Paragraph Tag & Lists
Module 010: Basic HTML Document Structure
Module 011: Paragraph Tags
Module 012: Heading Tags
Module 013: Ordered & Unordered Lists
Module 014: Activity – Building Restaurant Review Page
Module 015: Activity Review
Module 016: Section Introduction – The Basics of CSS Styling
Module 017: Adding the Style Element for CSS
Module 018: Adjusting Font Face & Font Size
Module 019: More Ways to Adjust Font Appearance – Font Variation, Letting, Text Decoration
Module 020: Using CSS to Change the Appearance of Lists
Module 021: Marking Content With Classes & IDs for Styling
Module 022: Activity – Creating Graphic Design With CSS
Module 023: Activity Review
Module 024: Section Overview
Module 025: Section Introduction – Hyperlinks & Media
Module 026: Internal & External Hyperlinks
Module 027: Displaying Images
Module 028: MP3 Demonstration
Module 029: Using The Video Element for Video Play
Module 030: Activity – Build an MP3 Player
Module 031: Activity Review
Module 032: Section Overview
Module 033: Section Introduction – Tables
Module 034: Create a Simple Table
Module 035: Create a Complex Table Structure
Module 036: Using CSS to Style Tables
Module 037: Activity – Create a Table Using HTML & CSS Coding
Module 038: Activity Review
Module 039: Section Overview
Module 040: Section Introduction – User Input for Interactive Content
Module 041: Form Tag – Method & Action
Module 042: Creating Text Data Entry Boxes
Module 043: Avoiding Incorrect Data Input by User
Module 044: Creating Drop Down Menus Using Select & Option Tags
Module 045: The Submit Button
Module 046: Radio Buttons
Module 047: Styling Labels with CSS
Module 048: Activity – Build a Form
Module 049: Activity Review
Module 050: Section Introduction: More CSS – The Box Model & Element Positioning
Module 051: Box Model – Boarders, Backgrounds & Margins
Module 052: Divs & Page Layouts
Module 053: Floating Elements
Module 054: Activity – Creative Page Layout With HTML & CSS
Module 055: Activity Review
Module 056: Section Overview
Module 057: Section Introduction – Responsive Design with CSS
Module 059: Design Framework – Zurba Foundation
Module 060: Activity – Create & Apply Your Own Responsive Design
Module 061: Activity Review
Module 062: Section Overview
Module 063: Section Introduction – Python
Module 064: Programming With Python
Module 065: The Python Interpreter – Code Reading & Execution
Module 066: Activity: Write Your Own Python Program
Module 068: Section Overview
Module 069: Section Introduction – Input, Output & Variables
Module 070: Printing Strings
Module 071: Outputting Expressions With Print
Module 072: Variables
Module 073: User Input for Data Gathering
Module 074: Activity: Write Two Programs
Module 076: Section Overview
Module 077: Section Introduction – Conditional Statements
Module 078: A Look at If Statements
Module 079: Complex Conditional – If/ElseIf Statements
Module 080: Activity: Create a Magic 8 Ball Program
Module 081: Activity Review
Module 082: Section Overview
Module 083: Section Introduction – Loops
Module 084: Wire Loop
Module 085: For Loop
Module 086: Syntax for Break & Continue Statements
Module 087: Activity – Program to Include Compound Interest
Module 088: Activity Review
Module 089: Section Overview
Module 090: Section Introduction – Functions
Module 091: Creating a Function
Module 092: Function Parameters
Module 093: Function with Return Value
Module 094: Activity – Reusable Functions
Module 095: Activity Review
Module 096: Section Overview
Module 097: Section Introduction – Organising Data in Python
Module 098: Lists
Module 099: Tuples
Module 100: Dictionaries
Module 101: Activity – Data
Module 102: Activity Review
Module 103: Section Overview
Module 104: Section Introduction – Storing Data
Module 105: Creating a File Pointer
Module 106: Reading Files
Module 107: CSV – Comma Separated Values
Module 108: Activity – CSV
Module 109: Activity Review
Module 110: Section Overview
Module 111: Section Introduction – Other Python Skills
Module 112: Time in Python
Module 113: Regular Expressions
Module 114: Network Programming
Module 115: Activity – API Application Programming Interface
Module 116: Activity Review
Module 117: Section Overview
Module 118: Section Introduction – Full Stack Web Applications
Module 119: Combined HTML & JavaScript
Module 120: Three Common Functions in Java Script
Module 121: Activity – Build Your First Real Web Application
Module 122: Activity Review
Module 123: Section Overview
Module 124: Section Introduction – PHP Back-End Programming
Module 125: Using MAMP
Module 126: An Example – PHP Page Receiving Information From a HTML Page
Module 127: Activity – Create Your Own Back-End Using PHP Step by Step
Module 128: Activity Review
Module 129: Section Introduction – Databases
Module 130: Creating a Database
Module 131: Insert Query
Module 132: Sequel Query
Module 133: Activity – Create a Database
Module 134: Activity Review
Module 135: Section Introduction – CRUD App Create, Read, Update & Delete
Module 136: Create Database – Single Page App
Module 137: index.php to Access Database
Module 138: Insert Command
Module 139: A Word on Possible Modification for App
Module 140: Section Introduction – Service Oriented Architecture, Ajax, RESTful APIs
Module 141: Information Updates for Apps – Web Service
Module 142: Query String – Web Service
Module 143: Styling the XML Return
Module 144: JSON JavaScript Object Notation
Module 145: jQuery
Module 146: Section Overview
Module 147: Section Introduction – Mobile Apps
Module 148: Starting Your App
Module 149: Graphical User Interface for App
Module 150: API Architecture in Mobile Apps
Module 151: Preparing App for Upload
Module 152: Section Overview
Module 153: Section Introduction – Mobile GUIs
Module 154: jQuery Mobile
Module 155: Forms & Form Elements in jQuery
Module 156: Page Metaphor in jQuery for Complex Apps
Module 157: Section Introduction – Geolocation & Mapping
Module 158: A Look at Geolocation
Module 159: Creating a Map on Mobile
Module 160: How to Annotate Maps
Module 161: Section Overview
Module 162: Final Section Introduction – Integrating Device Hardware Including Accelerometer
Module 163: Demonstration of Accelerometer Part 1
Module 164: Demonstration of Accelerometer Part 2
Module 058: Screen Display Scaling
Module 067: Activity Review
Module 075: Activity Review

Recognition & Accreditation

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Module 001: Introduction
Module 002: Tips to Help You on This Course
Module 003: Additional Information About the Course
Module 004: Write Your First HTML5 Code
Module 005: How to Display HTML5 Code in Browser
Module 006: Activity – Improving Your Page
Module 007: Activity Review
Module 008: Section Overview
Module 009: Introduction to Section – Basic Document Structure, Text Mark Up, Paragraph Tag & Lists
Module 010: Basic HTML Document Structure
Module 011: Paragraph Tags
Module 012: Heading Tags
Module 013: Ordered & Unordered Lists
Module 014: Activity – Building Restaurant Review Page
Module 015: Activity Review
Module 016: Section Introduction – The Basics of CSS Styling
Module 017: Adding the Style Element for CSS
Module 018: Adjusting Font Face & Font Size
Module 019: More Ways to Adjust Font Appearance – Font Variation, Letting, Text Decoration
Module 020: Using CSS to Change the Appearance of Lists
Module 021: Marking Content With Classes & IDs for Styling
Module 022: Activity – Creating Graphic Design With CSS
Module 023: Activity Review
Module 024: Section Overview
Module 025: Section Introduction – Hyperlinks & Media
Module 026: Internal & External Hyperlinks
Module 027: Displaying Images
Module 028: MP3 Demonstration
Module 029: Using The Video Element for Video Play
Module 030: Activity – Build an MP3 Player
Module 031: Activity Review
Module 032: Section Overview
Module 033: Section Introduction – Tables
Module 034: Create a Simple Table
Module 035: Create a Complex Table Structure
Module 036: Using CSS to Style Tables
Module 037: Activity – Create a Table Using HTML & CSS Coding
Module 038: Activity Review
Module 039: Section Overview
Module 040: Section Introduction – User Input for Interactive Content
Module 041: Form Tag – Method & Action
Module 042: Creating Text Data Entry Boxes
Module 043: Avoiding Incorrect Data Input by User
Module 044: Creating Drop Down Menus Using Select & Option Tags
Module 045: The Submit Button
Module 046: Radio Buttons
Module 047: Styling Labels with CSS
Module 048: Activity – Build a Form
Module 049: Activity Review
Module 050: Section Introduction: More CSS – The Box Model & Element Positioning
Module 051: Box Model – Boarders, Backgrounds & Margins
Module 052: Divs & Page Layouts
Module 053: Floating Elements
Module 054: Activity – Creative Page Layout With HTML & CSS
Module 055: Activity Review
Module 056: Section Overview
Module 057: Section Introduction – Responsive Design with CSS
Module 059: Design Framework – Zurba Foundation
Module 060: Activity – Create & Apply Your Own Responsive Design
Module 061: Activity Review
Module 062: Section Overview
Module 063: Section Introduction – Python
Module 064: Programming With Python
Module 065: The Python Interpreter – Code Reading & Execution
Module 066: Activity: Write Your Own Python Program
Module 068: Section Overview
Module 069: Section Introduction – Input, Output & Variables
Module 070: Printing Strings
Module 071: Outputting Expressions With Print
Module 072: Variables
Module 073: User Input for Data Gathering
Module 074: Activity: Write Two Programs
Module 076: Section Overview
Module 077: Section Introduction – Conditional Statements
Module 078: A Look at If Statements
Module 079: Complex Conditional – If/ElseIf Statements
Module 080: Activity: Create a Magic 8 Ball Program
Module 081: Activity Review
Module 082: Section Overview
Module 083: Section Introduction – Loops
Module 084: Wire Loop
Module 085: For Loop
Module 086: Syntax for Break & Continue Statements
Module 087: Activity – Program to Include Compound Interest
Module 088: Activity Review
Module 089: Section Overview
Module 090: Section Introduction – Functions
Module 091: Creating a Function
Module 092: Function Parameters
Module 093: Function with Return Value
Module 094: Activity – Reusable Functions
Module 095: Activity Review
Module 096: Section Overview
Module 097: Section Introduction – Organising Data in Python
Module 098: Lists
Module 099: Tuples
Module 100: Dictionaries
Module 101: Activity – Data
Module 102: Activity Review
Module 103: Section Overview
Module 104: Section Introduction – Storing Data
Module 105: Creating a File Pointer
Module 106: Reading Files
Module 107: CSV – Comma Separated Values
Module 108: Activity – CSV
Module 109: Activity Review
Module 110: Section Overview
Module 111: Section Introduction – Other Python Skills
Module 112: Time in Python
Module 113: Regular Expressions
Module 114: Network Programming
Module 115: Activity – API Application Programming Interface
Module 116: Activity Review
Module 117: Section Overview
Module 118: Section Introduction – Full Stack Web Applications
Module 119: Combined HTML & JavaScript
Module 120: Three Common Functions in Java Script
Module 121: Activity – Build Your First Real Web Application
Module 122: Activity Review
Module 123: Section Overview
Module 124: Section Introduction – PHP Back-End Programming
Module 125: Using MAMP
Module 126: An Example – PHP Page Receiving Information From a HTML Page
Module 127: Activity – Create Your Own Back-End Using PHP Step by Step
Module 128: Activity Review
Module 129: Section Introduction – Databases
Module 130: Creating a Database
Module 131: Insert Query
Module 132: Sequel Query
Module 133: Activity – Create a Database
Module 134: Activity Review
Module 135: Section Introduction – CRUD App Create, Read, Update & Delete
Module 136: Create Database – Single Page App
Module 137: index.php to Access Database
Module 138: Insert Command
Module 139: A Word on Possible Modification for App
Module 140: Section Introduction – Service Oriented Architecture, Ajax, RESTful APIs
Module 141: Information Updates for Apps – Web Service
Module 142: Query String – Web Service
Module 143: Styling the XML Return
Module 144: JSON JavaScript Object Notation
Module 145: jQuery
Module 146: Section Overview
Module 147: Section Introduction – Mobile Apps
Module 148: Starting Your App
Module 149: Graphical User Interface for App
Module 150: API Architecture in Mobile Apps
Module 151: Preparing App for Upload
Module 152: Section Overview
Module 153: Section Introduction – Mobile GUIs
Module 154: jQuery Mobile
Module 155: Forms & Form Elements in jQuery
Module 156: Page Metaphor in jQuery for Complex Apps
Module 157: Section Introduction – Geolocation & Mapping
Module 158: A Look at Geolocation
Module 159: Creating a Map on Mobile
Module 160: How to Annotate Maps
Module 161: Section Overview
Module 162: Final Section Introduction – Integrating Device Hardware Including Accelerometer
Module 163: Demonstration of Accelerometer Part 1
Module 164: Demonstration of Accelerometer Part 2
Module 058: Screen Display Scaling
Module 067: Activity Review
Module 075: Activity Review

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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About this Course

Learn to Program and have an in-depth look at computer programming

Smartphones, electric cars and the internet of things are some of the major technological advancements of human civilization. Interestingly, the one thing that all these advancements have in common is that they are all built using code. If technology continues to flourish the way it has in just the last 20 years, then understanding how machines work can be a very useful tool. More than being just useful, knowing how to be a developer can not only pave the way for many professional opportunities, but it can also enhance the brain’s functionality.

Over the course of the years, many jobs have become obsolete, but the advancement of technology has been consistent. Over time, computer programming has become more and more comprehensive. Learning how to code – even if it is just the basics – will serve as a foundation to any developer’s education. Not only will it be beneficial in building coding knowledge, but also in building a portfolio of work.

This Learn to Program course will take an in-depth look at computer programming and will begin to prepare you for a career in developing.

What will you learn with our Programming Essentials Online Certificate Course?

  • Learn about the basic structures common to all programming languages and environments
  • Learn the basics of Python and how to use HTML 5 to write code
  • How to develop a mobile device
  • The course is made of video structures and practical lab applications
  • Python is a great beginner’s language
  • Learn about displaying text concepts and the separation of concerns
  • The basics of styling with CSS and the more complex aspects of CSS such as learning about Box Models and layouts
  • Learn about input, output, and variables
  • Learn about the importance of “if’ statements – otherwise known as conditionals - and how to use them in programming and the frequency in which they are used
  • Learn about functions
  • Learn how to organise and structure real-life data
  • Learn the benefits of using tables and how they can be used in programming
  • Understand full-stack web application

Programming Essentials Online Certificate Course – Requirements

This course is designed for people with little or no prior experience. The course is delivered 100 percent online 24/7 and only takes a few hours of study to complete.

To successfully complete this course, a student must:

  • Have access to the internet and the necessary technical skills to navigate the online learning resources
  • Have access to any mobile device with internet connectivity (laptop, desktop, tablet)
  • Be a self-directed learner
  • Possess sound language and literacy skills

Quick Course Facts:

  1. Course content is structured for easy comprehension
  2. Approximately 13 hours of study is needed to complete the course
  3. Registered students gain unrestricted lifetime access to your online course
  4. All course material is available online 24/7 and can be accessed using any device
  5. Study your course online from anywhere in your own time at your own pace
  6. All students who complete the course will be awarded with a certificate of completion that is applicable worldwide
  7. Video Course designed for a visual learning experience

For any additional questions please see our comprehensive FAQS tab above.

Programming Essentials Online Certificate Course Outline

Module 001: Introduction
Module 002: Tips to Help You on This Course
Module 003: Additional Information About the Course
Module 004: Write Your First HTML5 Code
Module 005: How to Display HTML5 Code in Browser
Module 006: Activity – Improving Your Page
Module 007: Activity Review
Module 008: Section Overview
Module 009: Introduction to Section – Basic Document Structure, Text Mark Up, Paragraph Tag & Lists
Module 010: Basic HTML Document Structure
Module 011: Paragraph Tags
Module 012: Heading Tags
Module 013: Ordered & Unordered Lists
Module 014: Activity – Building Restaurant Review Page
Module 015: Activity Review
Module 016: Section Introduction – The Basics of CSS Styling
Module 017: Adding the Style Element for CSS
Module 018: Adjusting Font Face & Font Size
Module 019: More Ways to Adjust Font Appearance – Font Variation, Letting, Text Decoration
Module 020: Using CSS to Change the Appearance of Lists
Module 021: Marking Content With Classes & IDs for Styling
Module 022: Activity – Creating Graphic Design With CSS
Module 023: Activity Review
Module 024: Section Overview
Module 025: Section Introduction – Hyperlinks & Media
Module 026: Internal & External Hyperlinks
Module 027: Displaying Images
Module 028: MP3 Demonstration
Module 029: Using The Video Element for Video Play
Module 030: Activity – Build an MP3 Player
Module 031: Activity Review
Module 032: Section Overview
Module 033: Section Introduction – Tables
Module 034: Create a Simple Table
Module 035: Create a Complex Table Structure
Module 036: Using CSS to Style Tables
Module 037: Activity – Create a Table Using HTML & CSS Coding
Module 038: Activity Review
Module 039: Section Overview
Module 040: Section Introduction – User Input for Interactive Content
Module 041: Form Tag – Method & Action
Module 042: Creating Text Data Entry Boxes
Module 043: Avoiding Incorrect Data Input by User
Module 044: Creating Drop Down Menus Using Select & Option Tags
Module 045: The Submit Button
Module 046: Radio Buttons
Module 047: Styling Labels with CSS
Module 048: Activity – Build a Form
Module 049: Activity Review
Module 050: Section Introduction: More CSS – The Box Model & Element Positioning
Module 051: Box Model – Boarders, Backgrounds & Margins
Module 052: Divs & Page Layouts
Module 053: Floating Elements
Module 054: Activity – Creative Page Layout With HTML & CSS
Module 055: Activity Review
Module 056: Section Overview
Module 057: Section Introduction – Responsive Design with CSS
Module 059: Design Framework – Zurba Foundation
Module 060: Activity – Create & Apply Your Own Responsive Design
Module 061: Activity Review
Module 062: Section Overview
Module 063: Section Introduction – Python
Module 064: Programming With Python
Module 065: The Python Interpreter – Code Reading & Execution
Module 066: Activity: Write Your Own Python Program
Module 068: Section Overview
Module 069: Section Introduction – Input, Output & Variables
Module 070: Printing Strings
Module 071: Outputting Expressions With Print
Module 072: Variables
Module 073: User Input for Data Gathering
Module 074: Activity: Write Two Programs
Module 076: Section Overview
Module 077: Section Introduction – Conditional Statements
Module 078: A Look at If Statements
Module 079: Complex Conditional – If/ElseIf Statements
Module 080: Activity: Create a Magic 8 Ball Program
Module 081: Activity Review
Module 082: Section Overview
Module 083: Section Introduction – Loops
Module 084: Wire Loop
Module 085: For Loop
Module 086: Syntax for Break & Continue Statements
Module 087: Activity – Program to Include Compound Interest
Module 088: Activity Review
Module 089: Section Overview
Module 090: Section Introduction – Functions
Module 091: Creating a Function
Module 092: Function Parameters
Module 093: Function with Return Value
Module 094: Activity – Reusable Functions
Module 095: Activity Review
Module 096: Section Overview
Module 097: Section Introduction – Organising Data in Python
Module 098: Lists
Module 099: Tuples
Module 100: Dictionaries
Module 101: Activity – Data
Module 102: Activity Review
Module 103: Section Overview
Module 104: Section Introduction – Storing Data
Module 105: Creating a File Pointer
Module 106: Reading Files
Module 107: CSV – Comma Separated Values
Module 108: Activity – CSV
Module 109: Activity Review
Module 110: Section Overview
Module 111: Section Introduction – Other Python Skills
Module 112: Time in Python
Module 113: Regular Expressions
Module 114: Network Programming
Module 115: Activity – API Application Programming Interface
Module 116: Activity Review
Module 117: Section Overview
Module 118: Section Introduction – Full Stack Web Applications
Module 119: Combined HTML & JavaScript
Module 120: Three Common Functions in Java Script
Module 121: Activity – Build Your First Real Web Application
Module 122: Activity Review
Module 123: Section Overview
Module 124: Section Introduction – PHP Back-End Programming
Module 125: Using MAMP
Module 126: An Example – PHP Page Receiving Information From a HTML Page
Module 127: Activity – Create Your Own Back-End Using PHP Step by Step
Module 128: Activity Review
Module 129: Section Introduction – Databases
Module 130: Creating a Database
Module 131: Insert Query
Module 132: Sequel Query
Module 133: Activity – Create a Database
Module 134: Activity Review
Module 135: Section Introduction – CRUD App Create, Read, Update & Delete
Module 136: Create Database – Single Page App
Module 137: index.php to Access Database
Module 138: Insert Command
Module 139: A Word on Possible Modification for App
Module 140: Section Introduction – Service Oriented Architecture, Ajax, RESTful APIs
Module 141: Information Updates for Apps – Web Service
Module 142: Query String – Web Service
Module 143: Styling the XML Return
Module 144: JSON JavaScript Object Notation
Module 145: jQuery
Module 146: Section Overview
Module 147: Section Introduction – Mobile Apps
Module 148: Starting Your App
Module 149: Graphical User Interface for App
Module 150: API Architecture in Mobile Apps
Module 151: Preparing App for Upload
Module 152: Section Overview
Module 153: Section Introduction – Mobile GUIs
Module 154: jQuery Mobile
Module 155: Forms & Form Elements in jQuery
Module 156: Page Metaphor in jQuery for Complex Apps
Module 157: Section Introduction – Geolocation & Mapping
Module 158: A Look at Geolocation
Module 159: Creating a Map on Mobile
Module 160: How to Annotate Maps
Module 161: Section Overview
Module 162: Final Section Introduction – Integrating Device Hardware Including Accelerometer
Module 163: Demonstration of Accelerometer Part 1
Module 164: Demonstration of Accelerometer Part 2
Module 058: Screen Display Scaling
Module 067: Activity Review
Module 075: Activity Review

Recognition & Accreditation

The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Module 001: Introduction
Module 002: Tips to Help You on This Course
Module 003: Additional Information About the Course
Module 004: Write Your First HTML5 Code
Module 005: How to Display HTML5 Code in Browser
Module 006: Activity – Improving Your Page
Module 007: Activity Review
Module 008: Section Overview
Module 009: Introduction to Section – Basic Document Structure, Text Mark Up, Paragraph Tag & Lists
Module 010: Basic HTML Document Structure
Module 011: Paragraph Tags
Module 012: Heading Tags
Module 013: Ordered & Unordered Lists
Module 014: Activity – Building Restaurant Review Page
Module 015: Activity Review
Module 016: Section Introduction – The Basics of CSS Styling
Module 017: Adding the Style Element for CSS
Module 018: Adjusting Font Face & Font Size
Module 019: More Ways to Adjust Font Appearance – Font Variation, Letting, Text Decoration
Module 020: Using CSS to Change the Appearance of Lists
Module 021: Marking Content With Classes & IDs for Styling
Module 022: Activity – Creating Graphic Design With CSS
Module 023: Activity Review
Module 024: Section Overview
Module 025: Section Introduction – Hyperlinks & Media
Module 026: Internal & External Hyperlinks
Module 027: Displaying Images
Module 028: MP3 Demonstration
Module 029: Using The Video Element for Video Play
Module 030: Activity – Build an MP3 Player
Module 031: Activity Review
Module 032: Section Overview
Module 033: Section Introduction – Tables
Module 034: Create a Simple Table
Module 035: Create a Complex Table Structure
Module 036: Using CSS to Style Tables
Module 037: Activity – Create a Table Using HTML & CSS Coding
Module 038: Activity Review
Module 039: Section Overview
Module 040: Section Introduction – User Input for Interactive Content
Module 041: Form Tag – Method & Action
Module 042: Creating Text Data Entry Boxes
Module 043: Avoiding Incorrect Data Input by User
Module 044: Creating Drop Down Menus Using Select & Option Tags
Module 045: The Submit Button
Module 046: Radio Buttons
Module 047: Styling Labels with CSS
Module 048: Activity – Build a Form
Module 049: Activity Review
Module 050: Section Introduction: More CSS – The Box Model & Element Positioning
Module 051: Box Model – Boarders, Backgrounds & Margins
Module 052: Divs & Page Layouts
Module 053: Floating Elements
Module 054: Activity – Creative Page Layout With HTML & CSS
Module 055: Activity Review
Module 056: Section Overview
Module 057: Section Introduction – Responsive Design with CSS
Module 059: Design Framework – Zurba Foundation
Module 060: Activity – Create & Apply Your Own Responsive Design
Module 061: Activity Review
Module 062: Section Overview
Module 063: Section Introduction – Python
Module 064: Programming With Python
Module 065: The Python Interpreter – Code Reading & Execution
Module 066: Activity: Write Your Own Python Program
Module 068: Section Overview
Module 069: Section Introduction – Input, Output & Variables
Module 070: Printing Strings
Module 071: Outputting Expressions With Print
Module 072: Variables
Module 073: User Input for Data Gathering
Module 074: Activity: Write Two Programs
Module 076: Section Overview
Module 077: Section Introduction – Conditional Statements
Module 078: A Look at If Statements
Module 079: Complex Conditional – If/ElseIf Statements
Module 080: Activity: Create a Magic 8 Ball Program
Module 081: Activity Review
Module 082: Section Overview
Module 083: Section Introduction – Loops
Module 084: Wire Loop
Module 085: For Loop
Module 086: Syntax for Break & Continue Statements
Module 087: Activity – Program to Include Compound Interest
Module 088: Activity Review
Module 089: Section Overview
Module 090: Section Introduction – Functions
Module 091: Creating a Function
Module 092: Function Parameters
Module 093: Function with Return Value
Module 094: Activity – Reusable Functions
Module 095: Activity Review
Module 096: Section Overview
Module 097: Section Introduction – Organising Data in Python
Module 098: Lists
Module 099: Tuples
Module 100: Dictionaries
Module 101: Activity – Data
Module 102: Activity Review
Module 103: Section Overview
Module 104: Section Introduction – Storing Data
Module 105: Creating a File Pointer
Module 106: Reading Files
Module 107: CSV – Comma Separated Values
Module 108: Activity – CSV
Module 109: Activity Review
Module 110: Section Overview
Module 111: Section Introduction – Other Python Skills
Module 112: Time in Python
Module 113: Regular Expressions
Module 114: Network Programming
Module 115: Activity – API Application Programming Interface
Module 116: Activity Review
Module 117: Section Overview
Module 118: Section Introduction – Full Stack Web Applications
Module 119: Combined HTML & JavaScript
Module 120: Three Common Functions in Java Script
Module 121: Activity – Build Your First Real Web Application
Module 122: Activity Review
Module 123: Section Overview
Module 124: Section Introduction – PHP Back-End Programming
Module 125: Using MAMP
Module 126: An Example – PHP Page Receiving Information From a HTML Page
Module 127: Activity – Create Your Own Back-End Using PHP Step by Step
Module 128: Activity Review
Module 129: Section Introduction – Databases
Module 130: Creating a Database
Module 131: Insert Query
Module 132: Sequel Query
Module 133: Activity – Create a Database
Module 134: Activity Review
Module 135: Section Introduction – CRUD App Create, Read, Update & Delete
Module 136: Create Database – Single Page App
Module 137: index.php to Access Database
Module 138: Insert Command
Module 139: A Word on Possible Modification for App
Module 140: Section Introduction – Service Oriented Architecture, Ajax, RESTful APIs
Module 141: Information Updates for Apps – Web Service
Module 142: Query String – Web Service
Module 143: Styling the XML Return
Module 144: JSON JavaScript Object Notation
Module 145: jQuery
Module 146: Section Overview
Module 147: Section Introduction – Mobile Apps
Module 148: Starting Your App
Module 149: Graphical User Interface for App
Module 150: API Architecture in Mobile Apps
Module 151: Preparing App for Upload
Module 152: Section Overview
Module 153: Section Introduction – Mobile GUIs
Module 154: jQuery Mobile
Module 155: Forms & Form Elements in jQuery
Module 156: Page Metaphor in jQuery for Complex Apps
Module 157: Section Introduction – Geolocation & Mapping
Module 158: A Look at Geolocation
Module 159: Creating a Map on Mobile
Module 160: How to Annotate Maps
Module 161: Section Overview
Module 162: Final Section Introduction – Integrating Device Hardware Including Accelerometer
Module 163: Demonstration of Accelerometer Part 1
Module 164: Demonstration of Accelerometer Part 2
Module 058: Screen Display Scaling
Module 067: Activity Review
Module 075: Activity Review

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

1.  Who are Courses For Success?

Courses For Success is a global course platform that started in 2008 with 5 courses, since then we have grown to over 10,000 online courses. As our courses are delivered online via the internet, we sell our courses worldwide.

Our courses span across many categories including Academic, Animal, Beauty, Business, Career, Counseling, Creative & Media, Health & Therapy, Hobbies & Trades, IT, Personal Development, Sports & Fitness.

Some of the companies we work with include Groupon, Living Social, CNN, Entrepreneur, Mashable, Reed UK, Stack Social and many more.

2.  Is there a refund/cancellation policy?

Yes, we have a 7-day money-back refund guarantee. Just send us an email to email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com with the subject Courses For Success Refund so we can accommodate your request.

3.  What is the FREE Personal Success Training Program?

The Personal Success Training Program was developed by Courses For Success to help our customers achieve success. Currently, we are offering this program for FREE with every course or bundle purchase this month. This is a limited time offer! We have received thousands of reviews for this program, please see: Personal Success Training Program Reviews

5.  Do I require to have finished high school to complete this course?

No, anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take our course. There are no entry requirements to take this course.

5.  Do I require to have finished high school to complete this course?

No, you do not require a High School Diploma or to have finished school to study this course, this course is open to anyone who would like to take this course.

6.  What if English is not my first language?

This course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

7.  Is this course online or conducted in person?

All our courses are accessible online on any device. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

8.  How do I receive my course?

After you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email and tax receipt. You will also receive an email containing your course login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to access and log in to your course via the internet with any device, please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive the email.

9.  When does this course start?

Providing you have internet access you can start this course whenever you like, just go to the login page and insert your username and password and you can access the online material.

10.  What is online learning like?

Online learning is easy, if not easier than a traditional academic situation. By studying an online course, the usual boundaries caused by location and time constraints are eliminated, meaning you are free to study where and when you want at your own pace. Of course, you will need to be able to self-manage your time and be organized, but with our help, you’ll soon find yourself settling into a comfortable rhythm of study.

11.  What computer skills do I need for my course?

You don't need to be a computer expert to succeed with our online training, but you should be comfortable typing, using the internet and be capable of using common software (such as Microsoft word).

12.  How long will you have access to the online course?

There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. Once you have purchased this course you will have unlimited lifetime access, meaning you can access this course whenever you want.

13.  How long will my course take?

Please see the number of Hours to complete on Course Duration, under course summary.

14.  What is included with the course?

The onetime fee includes all training materials, including online content, diagrams, videos if included, interactive instructions and quizzes, plus you will receive a certificate upon completion.

15.  Do I need to buy textbooks?

All the required material for your course is included in the online system, you do not need to buy anything else.

16.  Is the course interactive?

Yes, all our courses are interactive.

17.  Is there an assessment or exam?

Yes, you will be required to complete a multiple-choice test online at the end of your course, you can do this test as many times as you require.

18.  What type of certificate will I receive?

You will receive a Certificate of Completion that is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers and potential employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

 

You will also receive a CPD Certificate, CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. It refers to the process of tracking and documenting the skills, knowledge, and experience that you gain both formally and informally as you work, beyond any initial training. Continuing Professional Development is important because it delivers benefits to the individual, their profession and the public. CPD ensures your capabilities keep pace with the current standards of others in the same field.

 

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Our completion certificates are very valuable and will help you progress in your work environment and show employers how committed you are to learn new skills, you might even get a promotion.

19.  Will this course be credited by universities?

No, it is not equivalent to a college or university credit.

20.  Am I guaranteed to get a job with this certificate?

This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

21.  How will this course assist me with my career?

Studying and completing this course will show employers that you have the knowledge in this field, additionally you will gain more confidence in this area of expertise.

22.  How long is the certificate valid for?

The Certificates are valid for life and do not need renewing. 

23.  Can I take more than one course at a time?

Courses are studied online at your own pace and you are free to study as many or as few courses as you wish, we also offer online course bundles that allow you to save on additional courses so that you may get all the topics related to your training goals in one go.

24.  What are the Payment Methods available? Is there a payment plan?

We accept payments via PayPal, Credit Card, Bank Transfer and Amazon Pay for the USA. For payment plans, we offer Sezzle for USA & Canada, Afterpay for Australia & New Zealand. *For faster transaction Credit Card payments are preferred. Please purchase online via our website course product page or contact us at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, to pay via bank transfer.

25.  Can I purchase for multiple people?

Yes, you can do this by purchasing individually via website or send us a request via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

26.  Can I request for an invoice before purchase?

Yes, you can request for an invoice via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

27.  Purchase for a gift?

Yes, you can purchase this course as a gift, simply send an email to email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, with the course details and we can accommodate this.

28.  Can I create my own course bundle?

Yes, you can customize your own bundle. Please send us the complete list with the exact course link of the courses you'd like to bundle up via email email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com and we will create them for you. *Each course access, time of completion and certification varies depending on the course type.

29.  How will I contact Courses For Success if I have any questions?

You can contact our support team, at any time through live chat on our website, or email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, or by calling one of our phone numbers depending on which country you are in.  

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Course Summary

Course ID: 070NSAL1P
Delivery Mode: Online Video
Access: Unlimited Lifetime
Time: Study at your own pace
Duration: 13 Hours
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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