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Web Design

20-152-2 Certificate (C) 14 Credits Not Financial Aid Eligible Location*: Appleton

*Some general education courses may be available at multiple locations.

Build your technical and creative skills to design engaging websites for businesses or individuals. You’ll learn about web design standards and best practices, along with the skills you need to create responsive websites. There will be opportunities to practice programming and application of these concepts using current design tools. You’ll have the knowledge and skills to start designing for the Web.


Course Title
Course Number
Web Development Using HTML
Presents the foundation skills necessary to create Web pages using HyperText Markup Language (HTML). Covers design concepts, hypertext links, tables, frames and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).
Web Graphics, Introduction to
Introduces the fundamental concepts necessary to generate and prepare graphics for Web pages. The course will focus on raster as well as vector images. Areas addressed will be color selection, layout, text, optimizing images, creating backgrounds, slicing, creating navigation, transparent graphics and animated graphics. Adobe software will be utilized.
Corequisite: Web Development Using HTML (10-152-120) or admitted in the Professional Communications program or Writing for the Web certificate
Web Site Design Using Dreamweaver
Focus is on the layout of web pages, tables, forms, rollovers, DHTML, and CSS using Dreamweaver. Students learn web design standards, elements of good page design, and site management. Skills presented include programming HTML and JavaScript, Cascading Style Sheets, and Flash text all within the Dreamweaver interface.
Prerequisite: Web Development Using HTML (10-152-120)
Web Site Animation Using Flash
Create interactive web pages incorporating graphics, animation, sound, and programming using Flash. Course focuses on programming Flash web sites. Students learn action scripting, forms, and interactive techniques using Flash programming.
Prerequisite: Web Development Using HTML (10-152-120)
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Learn CSS structure and rules to create tableless layouts, using relative, fixed or float position techniques, style and size fonts, create Web site navigation, create accessible Web sites, and work with CSS browser capability.
Prerequisite: Web Development Using HTML (10-152-120)


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