About this Course

Learn the fundamentals of JavaScript, the most popular programming language in web development.

Course Cost
Approx. 2 weeks
Skill Level
Included in Product

Rich Learning Content

Interactive Quizzes

Taught by Industry Pros

Self-Paced Learning

Student Support Community

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This free course is your first step towards a new career with the Front-End Web Developer Nanodegree Program.

Free Course

Intro to JavaScript

Enhance your skill set and boost your hirability through innovative, independent learning.

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Course Leads

Julia Van Cleve

Julia Van Cleve


James Parkes

James Parkes


Prerequisites and Requirements

This course is ideal for beginners who are looking to add a new programming language to their toolbelt. JavaScript is also foundational for developers who want to pursue a career in web development. No prior experience is necessary for this course.

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Why Take This Course

JavaScript is the most popular programming language for both front-end and back-end web development. Applications for JavaScript span from interactive websites to the Internet of Things, making it a great choice for beginners and experienced developers looking to learn a new programming language.

What do I get?
Instructor videosLearn by doing exercisesTaught by industry professionals