Exercise Friday


To access your independent project prompt, follow these steps:

  • Login to Epicenter.
  • Select your current course from the Course Listing section.
  • On your course page, select this week's code review from the Code Reviews section (JavaScripit and jQuery for Intro students).
  • This will bring you to a code review detail page.
    • The project prompt will automatically be published to this page on Friday at 8:00am for full-time students. Part-time students will receive their prompts on a different schedule.
    • Before the prompt is published, only the objectives will be visible. (Same objectives detailed below).
  • If you are a full-time student, submit the GitHub repository containing your project in the Submission section of the code review detail page in Epicenter before 5:00 pm Friday. If you are a part-time student, check with your instructor about deadlines.


This week's independent project will be reviewed for the following objectives:

  • All previous standards (last week's objectives) are in place (see below).
  • Site uses branching to return the result.
  • jQuery is used to show and hide the result.
  • Form gathers input from the user.
  • Variable names are descriptive of what they represent.
  • Web page is styled using custom CSS.
  • The project is in a presentable, portfolio-quality state.
  • Required functionality is in place by the Friday deadline.
  • Project demonstrates understanding of concepts covered this week. If prompted, you are able to discuss your code with an instructor using correct terminology.

Previous Objectives

For reference, here are last week's objectives:

  • Code is clean, well-refactored, and easy-to-read. This includes correct indendation, spacing, and including only necessary comments and debugging tools.
  • Commits are made regularly with clear messages that finish the phrase "It will…".
  • Project README that includes, bare minimum:
    • author name
    • program name
    • detailed setup instructions
    • description
    • copyright and license information


Submit your code for review to the JavaScript and jQuery code review on Epicenter by 5 pm on Friday.

Visit the Independent Projects and Code Reviews page for details on how to submit your code, how feedback works and course completion requirements.

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Last updated June 22, 2021