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HTML5 Simple Game Programming Preparation

Free overview of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for my HTML5 Game Development course.

4.36 / 5.0
58975 students5 hours 10 minutes

Created by Andy Harris, offered on Udemy

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Student feedback

8.2/10

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Course length

9/10

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Overall score

8.2/10

This course currently has a bestcourses score of 8.2/10, which makes it a great course to learn from. On our entire platform, only 15% of courses achieve this rating!

Description

Learn to build web and mobile games with HTML5. Even if you have no experience in programming or web development, you can create your own games.

This course begins with a quick overview of web development in HTML5 and shows you the basic web framework used in all modern pages. It then teaches essential programming concepts using the JavaScript language embedded in all modern browsers.

It introduces the simpleGame.js engine, showing you how the engine works and introducing a free online game development tool. For more information on game programming, please see my other course.

What you will learn

  • Build a basic web page with HTML
  • Use CSS to add essential style to your page
  • Understand the main concepts of programming (variables, conditions, loops, branches, functions, and arrays) using JavaScript
  • Use JavaScript and the Document Object Model to build a basic interactive web page
  • Discover the free simpleGame.js game library and use the online practice tool to begin building your own games online!

Requirements

  • Access to an HTML5 - compliant browser (Google Chrome 23 or greater recommended)
  • Access to a higher-end text editor (specific examples linked in course)
  • Any major operating system (Windows 7+, Mac OSX, Linux)
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  • Price: Free
  • Platform: Udemy
  • Language: English
  • 5 hours 10 minutes
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bestcourses score: 8.2/10

This course is better than many others in its category.