Welcome to the Treehouse Community

Want to collaborate on code errors? Have bugs you need feedback on? Looking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project? Get support with fellow developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels here with the Treehouse Community!

Looking to learn something new?

Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today.

Start your free trial

JavaScript JavaScript Loops, Arrays and Objects Simplify Repetitive Tasks with Loops What are Loops?

Do I need to take Javascript basics before taking this class because there are a lot of reference to the basic course.

There are a lot of references to the basic course which I havent taken yet.

3 Answers

Mauricio Ariza
Mauricio Ariza
1,731 Points

I recommend you to take that course first. It gives you a better understanding of the topic, hence they mention all the topics in this course.

I decided since I ultimately want to be a fullstack JavaScript Developer I am taking the beginning javascript class and then I'll finish the other two so that I have a stronger knowledge. plus most of the classes in basic javascript will be covered in FEWD and fullstack anyways.

That's ultimately up to you. Do you feel like you understand the material? In that case, move on.

If it's confusing, take a step back.

Its advisable you take the Basics if you haven't any prior knowledge. Even if you understand now, subsequently you may get confused when you start getting into more detail of programming.