Section 3: Scripting Languages

Section Contents:

Server-Side and Client-Side Scripting

Creating PHP Files

PHP Errors

PHP Output

Data Storage

Data Manipulation


File Interaction



Objects and Classes

JavaScript Syntax

JavaScript Examples


Learning Objectives

By the end of this section, you should be able to demonstrate:

  • An ability to create PHP scripts
  • An ability to receive, store, and manipulate user data
  • An ability to interact with files
  • The ability to create and send basic email
  • The ability to use logic and control structures in scripts
  • The ability to create functions and simple classes
  • Altering a page using JavaScript and jQuery