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Module I - Introduction

  • Introduction to Web Design

    This lesson will teach you the basics of elements such as HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language) & CSS ( Cascading Syle Sheets). You will learn exactly what it means to be a Web Designer and how it is different to a Web Developer, we will also analyse the difference between Web Sites and Web Application. There will be a indepth demonstration regarding software installation to ensure you are prepeared for your lessons. It’s time to change YOUR LIFE!

  • Web Design Foundations

    In this lesson your eyes will be opened to the world of features such as tables, background images and customisation. Position properties, CSS Syntax and color codes will be introduced to your skill set. You will be able to code along and produce a basic Web page by the end of this lesson.

  • In this lesson you will learn a multitude of navigation styles including Sidebar, horizontal & the theory of Hamburger & Multimedia menuss. We will then apply them to the site you have built in Lesson 2 and customise them using CSS and HTML scripts.

  • Planning A Website

    In this lesson we will discuss the techniques used to plan a website. Whether it’s to convey your vision to a client or to plan a personal project; This lesson will teach you about colour theory, Domain Names, KPI’s and website layout techniques.

  • Digital CV Part 1

    In this lesson we will begin work on a digital CV that you could use when applying for jobs in order to showcase your skills! You will learn how to use Hamburger menus as well as Hero Images to take your site to the next level! We will also be venturing into the world of Java Script, with all this exciting content why not start now?.

  • Digital CV Part 2

    Part 2 of the Digital CV covers how to make your website fun and interactive! We will be covering topics such as forms, images & transparency & buttons. You will learn to create a contact us page while making use of new techniques such as linear gradients & transitions!.

  • Digital CV Part 3

    In this lesson it is finally time to create your portfolio gallery in your digital CV. You will gain some valuable insight into how to get your CV just right as well as an introduction to responsive design!.

  • Digital CV Part 4

    Our final lesson in module 1 is centred around a career page that you can customise with the tools you have learnt throughout this course. You will learnt the art of basic infographics, creating testimonials and creating round avatar images!.

Module II - Web 3.0 - All About Semantics Semester

  • Introduction to Web 3.0 - Part 1

    In this lesson we use our Brackets.io application to create a webpage using new semantic HTML tags.

  • Introduction to Web 3.0 - Part 2

    In this lesson we use our Brackets.io application to create a webpage using new semantic HTML tags.

  • HTML5 & CSS3 Extended - Part 1

    In this lesson we get an introduction to new HTML semantic elements. We look at the progression of the web and also get used to our new application, Brackets.

  • HTML5 & CSS3 Extended - Part 2

    In this lesson we get an introduction to new HTML semantic elements. We look at the progression of the web and also get used to our new application, Brackets.

  • Mobile First Design - Part 1

    In this lesson we learn to start thinking like a Mobile First designer. We create a simple project to get us into the right mindset.

  • Mobile First Design - Part 2

    In this lesson we learn to start thinking like a Mobile First designer. We create a simple project to get us into the right mindset.

  • Building a Portfolio Website - Part 1

    In this lesson we review the 6 step design process with a focus on Testing and Delivery and Maintenance. We also learn about our fictional client, CSS.

  • Building a Portfolio Website - Part 2

    In this lesson we review the 6 step design process with a focus on Testing and Delivery and Maintenance. We also learn about our fictional client, CSS.

Module III - Building with Bootstrap

  • The Bootstrap Framework - Part 1

    In this lesson we gain an introduction to the Bootstrap framework. We create a simple webpage to demonstrate the 12 column Bootstrap grid.

  • The Bootstrap Framework - Part 2

    In this lesson we gain an introduction to the Bootstrap framework. We create a simple webpage to demonstrate the 12 column Bootstrap grid.

  • Bootstrap Extended - Part 1

    In this lesson we use a Bootstrap template to create a company page for a fictional client, CSS.There is also a demo of placing the site live on the web using the GoDaddy hosting provider.

  • Bootstrap Extended - Part 2

    In this lesson we use a Bootstrap template to create a company page for a fictional client, CSS.There is also a demo of placing the site live on the web using the GoDaddy hosting provider.

  • The HTML Club 3.0 - Part 1

    In this lesson we build and style our first advanced web design project, HTML Club 3.0. We are also introduced to external / linked styling.

  • The HTML Club 3.0 - Part 2

    In this lesson we build and style our first advanced web design project, HTML Club 3.0. We are also introduced to external / linked styling.

  • Bootstrap Templates - Part 1

    In this lesson we use a Bootstrap template to create a company page for a fictional client, CSS.There is also a demo of placing the site live on the web using the GoDaddy hosting provider.

  • Bootstrap Templates - Part 2

    In this lesson we use a Bootstrap template to create a company page for a fictional client, CSS.There is also a demo of placing the site live on the web using the GoDaddy hosting provider.

Module IV - Working with WordPress

  • The WordPress Content Management System - Part 1

    In this lesson we set up Wordpress on a local server. We look at the Wordpress backend and see how to add and edit themes using the Wordpress CMS.

  • The WordPress Content Management System - Part 2

    In this lesson we set up Wordpress on a local server. We look at the Wordpress backend and see how to add and edit themes using the Wordpress CMS.

  • Editing Templates and Plugins - Part 1

    In this lesson we look at Wordpress plugins. We also set up various analytical tools like Google Analytics with our Wordpress site.

  • Editing Templates and Plugins - Part 2

    In this lesson we look at Wordpress plugins. We also set up various analytical tools like Google Analytics with our Wordpress site.

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