New Zealand Community Education Centres

Web Design and Development

Interested in design and coding for the web? Learn how to create a basic website using HTML5 and CSS3 - no prior knowledge of websites needed but basic computer skills essential.

Description

Ideal if you’re a small business owner looking to promote yourself on the web or an individual wanting to publish content on the web for a world-wide audience, in this introductory course to HTML5 and CSS3, you’ll learn about the language of the web and its applications, in a combination of theory and practical activities.

The main topics covered in this course are: basic HTML5 tags and structure, CSS styling and application, folder structure and naming, hyperlinks, images and code checking.

By the end of the course, you’ll be able to:
• Learn about web design, through theory and exercises
• Plan a basic web site
• Code a basic website using HTML5 and CSS3 using Sublime Text 2
• Check and validate your webpages
• Research web hosting and domain name options

Bring a memory stick. 

Note:  Courses need a minimum number to go ahead so if we don't have enough enrolments a few days before the start date, we have to cancel. We'll let you know by email so please check yours regularly. If you need to cancel your registration, here are our terms and conditions: "What You Need to Know".

Prerequisites

Basic computer skills essential – not for beginners to computing.

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