Building Websites with HTML5 and CSS3  Short Courses

Course Information

Start DateStart TimeDurationCostCourse CodeApply
Monday 2 October 2017 18:30 - 20:30 10 weekly classes £430.00 CS1586 Apply Now
Thursday 18 January 2018 18:30 - 20:30 10 weekly classes £430.00 CS1586 Apply Now
Wednesday 2 May 2018 18:30 - 20:30 10 weekly classes £430.00 CS1586 Apply Now

Course Content

Aimed at beginners with no previous experience in the field, this HTML5 and CSS3 course introduces and develops the fundamental skills required to plan, design, develop, validate and maintain websites using HTML5 and CSS versions 2 and 3.

During the course students will develop a fully functional website that adheres to current industry standards and best practices.

Tutor Info

Gerard Luskin is a freelance web designer and developer who specialises in building content management systems and bespoke web applications with PHP, MySQL and JavaScript. He has been involved in teaching web design and development technologies since 2007.

Eligibility

Experienced with Microsoft Windows and the use of a web browser.

What will I learn?

  • Context: the web environment; W3C/Industry standards; web authoring tools; usability and accessibility.
  • Planning and design: the design process; information architecture; design patterns; validating your HTML and CSS.
  • HTML: HTML5 fundamentals including semantic markup, page structure, links, images, tables and forms.
  • CSS: essential CSS2 and CSS3 skills including text formatting, page layouts, floats and the box model.
  • Publishing and maintenance: Publishing a website with FTP; overview of domain names and web hosting; SEO considerations; site management techniques.

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Plan, design, develop and publish a website that adheres to current industry standards and best practices.

Recommended Reading

The tutor will suggest material during the class.

Leads To...

After this course you can progress to

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