Programming Foundations with Javascript, HTML and CSS

Programming Foundations with Javascript, HTML and CSS


Computer Science

Electrical and Computer Engineering



4 weeks



Programming Foundations with Javascript, HTML and CSS is course 1 of 5 in the Java Programming and Software Engineering Fundamentals Specialization.

Learn foundational programming concepts (e.g., functions, for loops, conditional statements) and how to solve problems like a programmer. In addition, learn basic web development as you build web pages using HTML, CSS, JavaScript. By the end of the course, will create a web page where others can upload their images and apply image filters that you create.

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Think critically about how to solve a problem using programming;
  • Write JavaScript programs using functions, for loops, and conditional statements;
  • Use HTML to construct a web page with paragraphs, divs, images, links, and lists;
  • Add styles to a web page with CSS IDs and classes; and
  • Make a web page interactive with JavaScript commands like alert, onClick, onChange, adding input features like an image canvas, button, and slider.



Drew Hilton
Drew Hilton

Assistant Professor of the Practice in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Owen Astrachan
Owen Astrachan

Professor of the Practice of Computer Science

Robert Duvall
Robert Duvall

Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science

Susan Rodger
Susan Rodger

Professor of the Practice Computer Science

Computer Science / Open online course

Programming Fundamentals

Programming is an increasingly important skill, whether you aspire to a career in software development, or in other fields. This course is the first in the... Learn More

Engineering / Open online course

Nanotechnology: A Maker's Course

How can we create nano-structures that are 10,000 times smaller than the diameter of a human hair? How can we “see” at the nano-scale? Through instruction and lab... Learn More

Have Questions ? Contact Us or visit our FAQ.