Web Site Design
CIT 21200/ 3 Cr.
This course is designed to give students an introduction to web site design and site creation. The course involves learning current standard XHTML fundamentals, CSS and design concepts. The proper design approach for constructing Web sites and related techniques will also be covered.
- Available Online: Yes
- Credit by Exam: Yes
- Laptop Required: No
Recommended: CIT 11200 or computer literacy.
Course Outcomes (What are these?)
- Apply the tools and techniques for effective Web site planning and analysis (CIT i)
- Create static Web pages using HTML 5 (CIT a)
- Create pages using CSS for formatting and layout (CIT a)
- Use Web authoring tools such as Dreamweaver (CIT i)
- Identify the cultural assumptions in web design (CIT g)
- Apply current HTML and accessibility standards in the creation of Web pages (CIT i, m)
- Design and implement a static business-oriented Web site (CIT k)
CIT Student Outcomes (What are these?)
(a) An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the program’s student outcomes and to the discipline.
(g) An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society
(i) An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.
(k) An ability to identify and analyze user needs and take them into account in the selection, creation, evaluation and administration of computer-based systems.
(m) An understanding of best practices and standards and their application.
- Introduction to Web and HTML
- Web Site Design Planning and Analysis
- HTML and CSS
- Limitations and Capabilities of a Web Authoring Tool
- Web Site Usability
- Final Web Site Project Creation
Principles of Undergraduate Learning (PULs)
1b. Identify and propose solutions for problems using quantitative tools and reasoning.
1c. Make effective use of information resources and technology.
2. Critical Thinking
4. Intellectual Depth, Breadth, and Adaptiveness