WEB304 - Javascript and AngularJS

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Subject Title
Javascript and AngularJS

Subject Description
Learn the fundamental concepts of JavaScript that form the foundation for web programming and mobile development.  Students learn how to design and deploy sophisticated user interfaces and powerful modern dynamic web pages, jQuery and the Angular JS library

Credit Status
1 credit towards the Web Programming Recognition of Achievement

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

  1. Create basic scripts and programs using Javascript
  2. Write Javascript using Typescript
  3. Understand the basics of MVC frameworks and how to use them
  4. Learn how to develop using CLI (Command Line Interfaces) with Gitbash
  5. Understand the basics of modular development
  6. Create simple single page web applications with Google’s new Angular2 framework
  7. Create applications that can display JSON data on the Angular2 frontend

Essential Employability Skills
Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Cheating and Plagiarism
Each student should be aware of the College's policy regarding Cheating and Plagiarism. Seneca's Academic Policy will be strictly enforced.

To support academic honesty at Seneca College, all work submitted by students may be reviewed for authenticity and originality, utilizing software tools and third party services. Please visit the Academic Honesty site on http://library.senecacollege.ca for further information regarding cheating and plagiarism policies and procedures.

All students and employees have the right to study and work in an environment that is free from discrimination and/or harassment. Language or activities that defeat this objective violate the College Policy on Discrimination/Harassment and shall not be tolerated. Information and assistance are available from the Student Conduct Office at student.conduct@senecacollege.ca.

Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.

WDC100 or previous HTML/CSS experience

Topic Outline
Introduction to the Javascript Language and the basics of scripting languages
Troubleshooting errors and use error reporting
Basics of CLI (Command Line Interface) using Gitbash
Installing and using NodeJS and npm
Installing and using Typescript
MVC frameworks basics
Understand how Angular2 frames MVC within its framework
Introduction to JSON data
How Angular2 processes JSON data to be displayed on its front end
Angular2 modules and components
Angular2 services to process data
Template HTML / CSS using Angular2
Learn when to use Angular2 for application development
Single page applications and the future of the web

Mode of Instruction
Classroom instruction and extensive hands-on experience will be provided with each participant having exclusive use of a computer, reinforced by assigned research and assignments between classes.

Prescribed Texts

Reference Material

Required Supplies

Promotion Policy

Grading Policy
A+ 90%  to  100%
A 80%  to  89%
B+ 75%  to  79%
B 70%  to  74%
C+ 65%  to  69%
C 60%  to  64%
D+ 55%  to  59%
D 50%  to  54%
F 0%    to  49% (Not a Pass)
EXC Excellent
SAT Satisfactory
UNSAT Unsatisfactory

For further information, see a copy of the Academic Policy, available online (http://www.senecacollege.ca/academic-policy) or at Seneca's Registrar's Offices.

Modes of Evaluation
This is a project oriented class. Grading will be based on two assigned, in-class projects.

Project 1 50%
Project 2 50%
Total 100%

Approved by: Sharon Estok