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Name: JavaScript
ID: m37433
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module provides an introductory JavaScript programming tutorial that is accessible to blind students with no programming experience.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: accessible, argument, arithmetic operators, blind, function, graph board, JavaScript, parameter, physics, protractor, refreshable Braille display, relational operators, repetition, screen reader, selection, sequence, string, string concatenation, structured programming, trigonometry, variable
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: R.G. (Dick) Baldwin (
Copyright Holders: R.G. (Dick) Baldwin (
Maintainers: R.G. (Dick) Baldwin (

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Apr 10, 2011 12:58 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jun 18, 2011 6:28 pm -0500


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Version History

Version: 1.3 Jun 18, 2011 6:28 pm -0500 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
Several updates.

Version: 1.2 Apr 26, 2011 10:02 am -0500 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
Added material on the JavaScript console.

Version: 1.1 Apr 13, 2011 5:49 pm -0500 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
First publication

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