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  • Provider Coursera
  • $ Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
  • Session In progress
  • Language English
  • Certificate Paid Certificate Available
  • Start Date
  • Duration 4 weeks long

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In this course you will learn three key website programming and design languages: HTML, CSS and JavaScript. You will create a web page using basic elements to control layout and style. Additionally, your web page will support interactivity.

At the end of the course, you will be able to:

1. Define the purpose of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
2. Make a simple web page using HTML
3. Use CSS to control text styles and layout
4. Use CSS libraries such as Bootstrap to create responsive layouts
5. Use JavaScript variables and functions
6. Manipulate web page content using JavaScript
7. Respond to user input using JavaScript

In this course, you will complete:
2 assignments writing HTML, CSS and JavaScript, each taking ~1 hour to complete
4 quizzes, each taking ~20 minutes to complete
1 programming exercise~30 minutes to complete
multiple practice quizzes, each taking ~5 minutes to complete

Participation in or completion of this online course will not confer academic credit for University of London programmes

Taught by

Dr Matthew Yee-King, Marco Gillies and Dr Kate Devlin

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Reviews for Coursera's Responsive Website Basics: Code with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
4.0 Based on 24 reviews

  • 5 stars 46%
  • 4 stars 29%
  • 3 stars 13%
  • 2 stars 8%
  • 1 star 4%

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Marlena M
5.0 2 years ago
by Marlena completed this course, spending 4 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
A good basic course for understand what is what. After two weeks I created a mini website - http://elektrix.energia-on.pl/ - maybe not a lot, but with time I have reached better quality. In this moment I am creating a website = http://energia-on.pl/ but there is a lot of work to do on it. :)
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Melanie B
3.0 a year ago
by Melanie audited this course, spending 3 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
This might be the perfect course for some, but it wasn't what I had hoped for. Here are a few things you should know:

1. Don't be mislead by the fact that "Responsive" is the first word in the course title. I thought the course was going to focus primarily on responsive web design (designing layouts for different size screens). That is mentioned, but it's not the primary focus of the class.

2. If you're looking for a broad overview of the main concepts of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, this is probably the right course for you. The material is covered very broadly, but n…
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Panos G
4.0 9 months ago
by Panos completed this course, spending 3 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
It is a very good introductory course to HTML, CSS and JavaScript as well as libraries Bootstrap and jQuery.

However, it does not leave you with a feeling of mastery in any of these technologies. That's to be expected, of course, in the amount of time the course gives you the practice you will have done will not be much. It still must be pointed out that there is not much detailed explanation to the things going on, especially in the JS side of things as a lot of JS elements like arrays and DOM manipulation are completely left out. Hints have been left about these crucial subject…
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Rizwana S
5.0 2 years ago
by Rizwana completed this course, spending 20 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
Quite helpful for the beginners. Even for those who haven't been into programming ever. Well explained lessons and examples helped me create a moderately creative and responsive web page. Looking forward to the specialization course.
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Alejandro C
5.0 2 years ago
by Alejandro completed this course, spending 3 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.
This is a great course if your are beginning with Web Development and Design. Easy to understand and follow up.

It's a must.
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Jason C
5.0 2 years ago
by Jason completed this course, spending 3 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.
Outstanding class, and a perfect introduction to HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. The examples given are detailed, and explained well. Though there's a lot more this course could cover, for the 4 weeks it's a good deal, and gives you a good starting point to learn more on your own.
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Mark R
1.0 2 years ago
Mark dropped this course, spending 3 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be very easy.
The course is implemented in an unprofessional and awful manner. Many mistakes, missing explanations, and especially the javascript part is a joke.
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Michael J
2.0 2 years ago
by Michael partially completed this course.
Hated it. not for people who get easily disengaged by instruction Not worth my time, but different folks, different strokes
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3.0 2 years ago
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