ES6 Classes

Learn ES6 Classes

In this topic, we will learn a few concepts in object oriented programming, but won't go into too much detail.

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What is the name of the packing of data and functions into one component?

  • grouping
  • wrapping
  • encapsulation
  • construction

Core Learning

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  • Let's first understand a concept called encapsulation before we dive into classes

Defining Classes

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  • Understand the different ways to define a class
  • Understand how to manage properties within a class
  • What's the difference between a class and a class instance?

What is `this`?

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  • Do you know when to use `this`? And what the value of `this` is in different contexts?

What is the static keyword?

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  • Know what differences are between static and instance methods

What is a constructor?
What is the extends keyword?