Full Stack Web Development

W19 JavaScript for the C# (and Java) Developer


4:00pm - 5:15pm

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Philip Japikse

Microsoft MVP, ASPInsider, MCSD, PSM II, PSD and PST

Developer, Coach, Author, Teacher

Yes, it has curly braces. Yes, it has semi colons. And you can write C# like code in JavaScript. But should you? JavaScript programming has many paradigms that make it very different than writing typical managed code. In this session I show you, the C# programmer, what you need to know to avoid the pit of despair.

You will learn:

  • Differences in behavior between JavaScript and C#
  • Core JavaScript features you should know
  • Common pitfalls for C# developers