Introduction to JavaScript Classes

5m 45s

This practical lesson explores JavaScript Classes, which were introduced with the inclusion of ES6 and are mostly syntactic sugar of constructor functions.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn how to create a class
  • Learn how to create a class method
  • Learn how to create a child class
  • Learn how about the class super method
  • Learn about child class inheritance

Intended Audience

This lesson is intended for anyone who wants to learn about JavaScript Classes.


Anyone with an interest in learning how to use classes in JavaScript or who wants to improve their knowledge of JavaScript in general.

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Farish Kashefinejad, opens in a new tab
Full-Stack Development Content Creator
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Farish has worked in the EdTech industry for over six years. He is passionate about teaching valuable coding skills to help individuals and enterprises succeed.

Previously, Farish worked at 2U Inc in two concurrent roles. Farish worked as an adjunct instructor for 2U’s full-stack boot camps at UCLA and UCR. Farish also worked as a curriculum engineer for multiple full-stack boot camp programs. As a curriculum engineer, Farish’s role was to create activities, projects, and lesson plans taught in the boot camps used by over 50 University partners. Along with these duties, Farish also created nearly 80 videos for the full-stack blended online program.

Before 2U, Farish worked at Codecademy for over four years, both as a content creator and part of the curriculum experience team.

Farish is an avid powerlifter, sushi lover, and occasional Funko collector.

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