Developing Web Applications Using the ArcGIS API for JavaScript

Level: Intermediate

This course teaches you how to use the ArcGIS API for JavaScript to efficiently develop high-performing, engaging web applications that meet the needs of your intended audience.

Course Details

Duration – 3 days

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What is the course about?

You will learn about the classes available in the API, how to use them in a JavaScript-based web application, and how to incorporate ArcGIS services and ArcGIS Online content to enhance your applications. This course focuses on functionality available with ArcGIS 10.2 and 10.1 services, but many course concepts also apply to ArcGIS 10.0 and 9.3.1 services.

Am I ready for this course?

This developer course is designed for JavaScript users who want to create web applications that include ArcGIS services and functionality. It’s also suitable for GIS professionals who have experience with JavaScript and want to create JavaScript-based web applications.

What skills will I learn?

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Build, test and deploy a web application using the ArcGIS API for JavaScript
  • Incorporate ArcGIS services that allow end-users to visualise, query and edit data
  • Configure API components to meet user experience (UX) requirements
  • Apply best practices to ensure high performance and proper communication between the client application and web server

Are there any prerequisites?

  • JavaScript and HTML programming experience is required
  • Completion of ArcGIS 4: Sharing Content on the Web or equivalent knowledge is required
  • Completion of Introduction to the ArcGIS for Server REST API or equivalent knowledge is recommended



What can I expect?