Website Technology

Website Designs & Development

Introduction to Website Technology – CM 180

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course teaches entry-level design and development skills required to create basic websites. Students use professional software applications to create websites that are user-friendly, visually-appealing and scalable. Lessons also provide an overview of Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Javascript.

This course follows a lecture/lab format. The lecturer; an accomplished expert in the discipline, describes and demonstrates new skills, and then during the lab portion of the course, coaches until students successfully demonstrate the new skills without assistance.

COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing “Introduction to Website Technology”, students will be able to:

  1. Define and apply design elements and principles to create basic websites.
  2. Use industry-standard software applications to create basic, scalable websites.
  3. Use the basic features of Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Javascript to customize websites.
  4. Develop measurable objectives and gauge the effectiveness of websites.
  5. Demonstrate appropriate interpersonal communication and collaborative skills.

Intermediate Website Technology – CM 181

COURSE DESCRIPTION

In this course, students use industry-standard development applications to design and create professional websites that are user-friendly, visually-appealing, scalable and ADA-compliant. This course also covers how to customize websites using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Javascript.

This course follows a lecture/lab format. The lecturer; an accomplished expert in the discipline, describes and demonstrates new skills, and then during the lab portion of the course, coaches until students successfully demonstrate the new skills without assistance.

COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing “Intermediate Website Technology”, students will be able to:

  1. Define and apply design elements and principles to create professional websites.
  2. Use industry-standard software applications to create professional websites that are user-friendly, visually-appealing, scalable and ADA-compliant.
  3. Use Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Javascript to customize websites.
  4. Using industry-standard measurement processes to  evaluate and gauge the effectiveness of completed websites.
  5. Consistently demonstrate exceptional interpersonal communication and collaborative skills.

Focus Area Launch Date, Fall 2019