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Introduction to the Dojo Framework with Dijit and DojoX

AJX-120 (3 Days)
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Dojo Training Overview

Accelebrate's Dojo Training teaches attendees how to build powerful JavaScript Ajax applications using the Dojo Toolkit, Dijit, and DojoX.

Location and Pricing

Most Accelebrate courses are delivered as private, customized, on-site training at our clients' locations worldwide for groups of 3 or more attendees and are custom tailored to their specific needs. Please visit our client list to see organizations for whom we have delivered private in-house training. These courses can also be delivered as live, private online classes for groups that are geographically dispersed or wish to save on the instructor's or students' travel expenses. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private training at your site or online, please contact us.

Dojo Training Objectives

  • Understand Dojo's API design and feature set
  • Master the use of Dojo's core features
  • Manipulate and traverse the Document Object Model using Dojo's DOM APIs
  • Create and control your own class hierarchy using Dojo's OO toolkit
  • Manage events via dojo/on and Dojo's publish/subscribe capabilities
  • Explore Dijit, the Dojo UI widget library
  • Learn how to debug Dojo applications
  • Use the Dojo Objective Harness to test your Dojo-based applications

Dojo Training Outline

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Intro to Dojo
  • What Dojo is and isn't
  • Our first, basic Dojo script
  • How to do things the Dojo way
    • Asynchronous Modules and AMD
    • Requiring the code you need
    • Loading Dojo
  • Baseless Dojo
  • dojoConfig: Configuring how Dojo is loaded
Retrieving elements
  • dojo/dom: Asking for an element by name
  • What do I get back? DOMNodes and Nodes
  • Creating nodes
  • Placing nodes
  • Removing nodes
dojo/query
  • A different way of retrieving elements
  • Using CSS Selectors (up to CSS3)
  • Processing NodeLists
Basic styling
  • Accessing style information
  • Changing style settings
Dojo and JavaScript
  • Array enhancements
  • Function enhancements
  • Working with dates
  • Working with numbers and strings
Dojo and Events
  • Hooking up events with dojo/on
  • Removing event handlers
  • Distributing events across a NodeList
  • Using dojo's publish/subscribe model
Dojo and Ajax
  • Ajax architecture
  • Dojo and Ajax: dojo/request
  • Typical Ajax tasks
    • Changing the content of a node
    • Form processing
  • Processing data with Ajax
    • JSON data
    • XML data
  • Other dojo/request capabilities
Dojo and Classes
  • dojo/declare(): Creating classes
  • Defining methods and properties
  • Inheritance and Mixins
  • Constructors
Dijit Widgets
  • Declarative vs programmatic UI
  • Form widgets
  • Layout widgets
  • Other widgets
Styling Widgets
  • Using customizable properties
  • On-the-fly
Creating your own widget
  • From scratch
  • Using a template
  • Creating attributes, getters and setters
Subclassing a widget
  • Using OO
  • Adding capabilities
Possible additional topics (which would require extra time)
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Lecture percentage

50%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

50%

Lab

Course Number:

AJX-120

Duration:

3 Days

Prerequisites:

All students should have attended Accelebrate's Mastering JavaScript course or have equivalent experience. If attendees do not have thorough knowledge of JavaScript, please let us know and we will precede this course with a one-day JavaScript primer.

Training Materials:

All attendees receive comprehensive courseware, including print and virtual copies of the class workbook, class exercise files and examples, and a list of bookmarks to relevant documentation.

Software Requirements:

  • Recent versions of Chrome and/or Firefox browsers
  • An IDE or editor that understands JavaScript syntax
  • Node.js or another backend server environment
  • Other free software - please contact us if you have purchased this class

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