Course SpecificationsCourse number: 085960
Software: Windows Internet Explorer® 7.0
Course length: 1.0 day(s)
While using the Internet, you have probably encountered
various attractive and useful websites, and you may have formed your own opinions
of their capabilities and limitations. However, merely using the Internet
will not give you an understanding of how these sites are created. In this
course, you will examine the basics of foundational web technology and create
your own functional web pages using markup languages such as Hypertext Markup
Language (HTML), Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML), and Cascading
Style Sheets (CSS).
Course Objective: You will create and design web pages with text, graphics, and data
tables. You will then link these web pages to enable navigation between these
Target Student: Web Design with XHTML, HTML, and CSS: Level 1 is intended for students
who are interested in creating web pages and web sites using popular web publishing
technologies. Students who want to learn web design for their personal use
or for business related purposes will benefit equally.
Prerequisites: You should be familiar with using personal computers with
a mouse and keyboard and possess basic typing skills. You should be comfortable
in the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information
on your computer. Specifically, you should be able to launch and close programs;
navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders.
Familiarity with Internet Explorer 7 and Firefox would be an advantage.
Delivery Method: Instructor led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.
- An Intel® Pentium® 4, Intel Centrino®, Intel Xeon®,
or Intel Core™ Duo (or compatible) processor.
- 256 MB of RAM (512 MB recommended).
- 1.8 GB of available hard-disk space (additional free space
required during installation).
- A color monitor with a 16-bit or greater video card.
- A monitor with 1024 x 768 monitor resolution.
- CD-ROM drive.
- Internet connection.
- Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional with Service Pack 2.
- Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 7.0.
- Mozilla Firefox 2.0 or above.
- Notepad++ 4.6 or above.
Performance-Based ObjectivesUpon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- create a basic web page.
- structure the content on your web page.
- apply styles to the page elements.
- create, modify, and format a table.
- link web pages.
- Lesson 1: Creating a Basic Web Page
- Topic 1A: Introduction
to Web Design and Development
- Topic 1B: Create a Basic Page Structure
- Lesson 2: Structuring Content
- Topic 2A: Create Headings and Horizontal Rules
- Topic 2B: Control Text Flow
- Topic 2C: Create Lists
- Lesson 3: Applying Styles Using CSS
- Topic 3A: Format Text
- Topic 3B: Format Lists
- Topic 3C: Format Images
- Topic 3D: Modify Page Background
- Lesson 4: Working with Tables
- Topic 4A: Create a Table
- Topic 4B: Modify the Table Structure
- Topic 4C: Format the Table
- Lesson 5: Linking Web Pages
- Topic 5A: Create Hypertext Links
- Topic 5B: Create Image Links
- Topic 5C: Create Email Links
- Topic 5D: Format Links
- Appendix A: XHTML Character Entities
- Appendix B: CSS Properties and Values