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New Perspectives on HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript, 6th Edition

  • Patrick M. Carey
  • ISBN-10: 1305503929
  • ISBN-13: 9781305503922
  • 1336 Pages | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2013, 2010, 2006
  • COPYRIGHT: 2018 Published
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Overview

About the Product

Provide the thorough instruction your students need to build interactive Web sites from scratch with NEW PERSPECTIVES ON HTML5, CSS3, AND JAVASCRIPT, 6E. This edition provides clear, comprehensive coverage of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript with a user-friendly approach that builds from the basics and does not require any prior knowledge on the subject. Detailed explanations of key concepts and skills make even challenging topics accessible to all students. The New Perspectives Series' signature case scenarios and case problems place the basic to most complex concepts within an understandable and practical context. Students develop important problem solving skills as they work through realistic exercises. Proven applications help readers retain the material and utilize what they've learned in a professional environment.

Features

  • MINDTAP® WITH LIVE INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT ENVIROMENT. MindTap is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and

  • TEXT’S UNIQUE APPROACH FOSTERS STUDENT CONFIDENCE. This text begins with the basics and gradually helps students increase their knowledge and skill set by providing increasingly difficult tasks and exercises within each chapter.

  • THOROUGH COVERAGE PROVIDES COMPREHENSIVE INSTRUCTION ON HTML, CSS, AND JAVASCRIPT. Using the New Perspectives Series' signature problem-solving approach this edition makes even complex material more interesting and easier to master.

  • PRACTICAL CASE SCENARIOS ARE WOVEN THROUGHOUT EACH CHAPTER. These practical cases help students understand how the concepts and skills within the text relate to today’s professional environment.

  • END-OF-CHAPTER EXERCISES AND APPLICATIONS REINFORCE SKILLS. Tutorial summaries, review assignments, and multiple case problems support key concepts and help students assess and enhance their skills while reviewing and applying what they have learned.

About the Author

Patrick M. Carey

Patrick Carey received his M.S. in biostatistics from the University of Wisconsin, where he worked as a researcher designing and analyzing clinical studies. He co-authored his first textbook on using Excel as a statistical tool. Since that time, he has authored or co-authored more than 30 leading academic and trade texts for today's software industry.

Table of Contents

Tutorial 1. Getting Started with HTML5
Tutorial 2. Getting Started with CSS
Tutorial 3. Designing a Page Layout
Tutorial 4. Graphic Design with CSS
Tutorial 5. Designing for the Mobile Web
Tutorial 6. Working with Tables and Columns
Tutorial 7. Designing a Web Form
Tutorial 8. Enhancing a Website with Multimedia
Tutorial 9. Getting Started with JavaScript
Tutorial 10. Exploring Arrays, Loops, and Conditional Statements
Tutorial 11. Working with Events and Styles
Tutorial 12. Working with Document Nodes and Style Sheets
Tutorial 13. Programming for Web Forms
Tutorial 14. Exploring Object-Based Programming
Appendix A. Color Names with Color Values, and HTML Character Entities
Appendix B. HTML Elements and Attributes
Appendix C Cascading Styles and Selectors
Appendix D Making the Web More Accessible
Appendix E: Designing for the Web
Appendix F: Page Validation with XHTML

New to this edition

  • NUMEROUS NEW CASES PROVIDING REALISTIC, CURRENT SCENARIOS. Thorough tutorials and end-of-chapter exercises immediately capture your students' interest, offer helpful guidance, and allow them to explore the practical applications of key concepts.
  • NEW MINDTAP® WITH LIVE INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT ENVIROMENT. MindTap for is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. A pre-built Learning Path includes an interactive eBook, study tools, relevant activities, and more. Give your students hands-on skill practice with auto-graded lab assignments in a live HTML integrated development environment directly within MindTap. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
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Instructor Supplements

MindTap Web Design, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Carey’s New Perspectives on HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript  (ISBN-10: 1337631914 | ISBN-13: 9781337631914)

MindTap Web Design for Carey’s New Perspectives on HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript, 6th Edition is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their coding confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap. MindTap: Powered by You. MindTap Web Design for Carey’s New Perspectives HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript, 6th Edition is an online learning solution designed to help students master the skills they need in today’s workforce. Research shows employers need critical thinkers, troubleshooters and creative problem-solvers to stay relevant in our fast paced technology-driven world. MindTap helps you achieve this with assignments and activities that are tied to learning objectives and provide real-life relevance. Hands-on labs designed to teach users to write and run code are now seamlessly integrated into MindTap so there is no installation, allowing students to code directly in the Integrated Development Environment (IDE) from their web browser. Powered by artificial intelligence, a chatbot provides hints and feedback when students get stuck, which encourages persistence through on-demand assistance. For instructors, MindTap provides benefits and support including automatic grading, analytics and LMS integration with full flexibility to tailor a course. Readings and “Whiteboard Shorts” support the lecture, while RSS Feed assignments offer a deeper dive into the topics. Pre- and post- course assessments allow you to measure how much students have learned using analytics and reporting that makes it easy to see where the class stands in terms of progress, engagement and completion rates. Use the content and learning path as-is or pick and choose how our material will wrap around yours. You control what the students see and when they see it.

Student Supplements

MindTap Web Design, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Carey’s New Perspectives on HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript  (ISBN-10: 1337631914 | ISBN-13: 9781337631914)

MindTap Web Design for Carey’s New Perspectives HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript, 6th Edition will help you succeed in class while also preparing you for your career. Research shows employers need troubleshooters and creative problem-solvers to stay relevant in today’s fast-paced technology-driven world. With MindTap you are taken through the basics before challenging you with more difficult activities. The learning path will guide you through text readings that can be read to you and real-life scenarios that sharpen your critical thinking skills. Hands-on labs designed to teach users to write and run code are now seamlessly integrated into MindTap so there is no installation, allowing you to code directly in the Integrated Development Environment (IDE) from your web browser. Powered by artificial intelligence, a chatbot provides hints and feedback when you get stuck, which encourages persistence through on-demand assistance. Throughout the course you will be supported with study tools that help you stay organized and efficient. Flashcards allow you to quiz yourself, and a study guide populates with your highlights and notes to make information easy to find when it’s time to work. With MindTap you always know where you stand --- what’s due and when, your grades, and how you compare to the highest performers in class. Learn more at http://www.cengage.com/mindtap/ Want to know where you stand? Use the Progress app to track your performance in relation to other students. Need to connect with other students? The Luvo (Flashnotes) App lets you buy and sell notes from lectures and coursework.