COMP1710 Tools for New Media and the Web

Week 9 :


To do outside the lectures

ManyPage and CMS

Next Monday session, the 8th of May : Special Assignment : Come with your questions

Where to find images : on The Oracle, and ...

Lab 6 and 7 submission

Lab 7 :

First experience with programming = ( or == ?) first experience with debugging

lesson 0 : start with writing clean HTML

lesson 1 : don't just cut and paste existing scripts : understand them

lesson 2 : don't postpone the debugging to the end : test every "noticeable" modification that you enter into your page

lesson 3 : divide and conquer

copy and paste or comment out

window.alert("I went there");

normally, you don't need debugger for that size of program but if you want some help ...

-Use a syntax colouring text editor

- Both Firefox And Mozilla propose a good Javascript debugger
You'll find them in the COMP1710 directory on pebble

Final Exam : Thursday, 4 November 2004, 14:15 / 14:30 / 17:30

Permitted materials: One A4 page with handwritten notes on both sides

Have a look at the rules :