Web Design: HTML and CSS

A good website is vital for any business or organisation today. With the flexibility to update content minute-by-minute and opportunities to integrate with digital, mobile and print channels they are one of the most efficient ways to collect and share information, promote organisations and initiate community action...

Taught by: Antonello Romano.

Description

A good website is vital for any business or organisation today. With the flexibility to update content minute-by-minute and opportunities to integrate with digital, mobile and print channels they are one of the most efficient ways to collect and share information, promote organisations and initiate community action.

On this course, you will learn about basic tags, and how to create hyperlinks and place images. We will cover everything from the fundamentals of web design concepts to structure and accessibility. You will also learn how to use Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) to control the look and placement of these HTML elements, and external style sheets to format your website.

The course is based around real-world projects that demonstrate practical applications of CSS. Finally you will learn how to upload your site to the web using Dreamweaver.

Topics Covered

  • Fundamentals of web design
  • Web structure and accessibility
  • Basic tags
  • Hyperlinks
  • Image placement
  • CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
  • HTML
  • External style sheets
  • How to upload your site to the web using Dreamweaver

Course Outcomes

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Develop your own strategy to create a fast, accessible and optimised website
  • Design, create, and manage the content and structure of websites with confidence
  • Manipulate the look and feel of your webpages

Who Should Attend
Small business owners, creative professionals, and anyone looking to build an online presence, or those who work in marketing or communications and are responsible for websites.

Level
Beginner: You do not need any web experience, but familiarity with the Adobe Creative Cloud is helpful. Please note that this course is taught using Mac computers.

Follow Up Courses
After you have completed this course you may want to continue your Adobe education with Adobe InDesign: Beginners or promote your website with Social Media Marketing.


Tutor information

Antonello Romano is a brand consultant, with a track record in implementing innovative, communication and branding strategies for a range of sectors. Founder of Comunika, a boutique brand consultancy, specialising in brand strategy, graphic design and web design services, he has been lecturing for the University of the Arts London since 2002.



Materials

Please bring a USB stick to save your work

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
01/10/2016 - 15/10/2016Saturday11:00 - 17:003 Weeks£445Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
05/12/2016 - 07/12/2016Monday - Wednesday11:00 - 17:003 Days£445Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket