Microsoft Visual Studio 2012: HTML5 Graphics and Animation

This course covers concepts in using the HTML5 Canvas and implementing SVG to create and/or modify graphics for an HTML5 application, in addition to concepts in applying CSS transitions and 2-D or 3-D transformations.

Target Audience
Individuals with the desire to use new HTML5 elements and features to render and modify on-screen graphics within a browser; individuals preparing for the Exam 70-480: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3.


Expected Duration (hours)

Lesson Objectives

Microsoft Visual Studio 2012: HTML5 Graphics and Animation


  • recognize the benefits and drawbacks of using HTML5 Canvas and its components
  • recognize what elements are needed to able to use HTML5 SVG and the characteristics of using it
  • demonstrate how to use HTML5 canvas and SVG graphics
  • create an animated and adaptive user interface; raise and handle an event
  • recognize how to use transition shorthand commands and describe 3-D transformations functions
  • demonstrate how to use CSS transitions, animations, 2-D and 3-D transformations

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