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  Applied Web Design and Development Course

Level of Effort:3 Semester Hours or 5 Quarter Hours
Course Level:Intermediate
Prerequisites:Introduction to Information Technology Course
Adoption/Use:Introduction to Web Development, HTML, CSS
Subject Area:Information Technology, Web Development
Release Version:2020-1
Download Data Sheet:Click to download datasheet

  Course Description

This competency-based course will provide students with the "hands-on" skills to plan, design, develop, test, and deploy professional websites using the client-side web development languages HTML5 and CSS3. Students learn by structuring and coding websites, implementing CSS to format and layout web pages, and testing, debugging, and validating code for deployment. Students will implement responsive web design and intuitive navigation for mobile devices. The course will culminate in the design, development, and deployment of a fully functional enterprise website.

  Course Topics

  Learning Objectives and Competencies

Upon completion of the course students will be able to:

  1. Set up an environment for the design, development, and deployment of websites and web applications
  2. Create, edit, test, debug, and validate the proper code syntax and structure for web pages
  3. Create and use CSS to properly format web elements, set up the page layout, and implement the CSS box model
  4. Properly use web lists and hyperlinks and create and implement intuitive website navigation
  5. Implement responsive web design using fluid layout, media queries, flexible box layout, and grid layout for mobile devices
  6. Use and work with images, audio, video, and fonts
  7. Design, create, and implement tables and forms for web pages
  8. Use advanced features of CSS and apply JavaScript to web pages
  9. Design an enterprise website and create the project plan that includes navigation flow diagrams, storyboards, and wireframes
  10. Design, develop, and deploy a complete and functional enterprise website based on the project plan and design

  Course Deliverables - What You Receive

Course Curriculum Design1
Course Syllabus1
Course Schedule Plan
(8, 10, and 16 week plans)
Course Learning Modules16
Course Assessment Rubrics4
Competencies and Objectives Map
(Maps Competencies and Objectives to Learning Activities and Assessments)
(Video Script)

  Learning Activities

Learning ActivityQuantityNotes
Hands-On Workshops2 
Research Activities2 
Discussion Boards9Graded Assessments
Lab Exercises7Graded Assessments
Course Project Activities102 Graded Assessments

Projects, lab exercises, and assessments are based on "real-world" projects.