This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use an integrated development environment (IDE) to create, modify and test, simple web pages and web content, according to client requirements.

The unit applies to those who are responsible for creating and maintaining simple websites.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: *create a website with at least three different web pages according to client requirements using applicable features of a selected integrated development environment. In the course of the above, the candidate must: *create and maintain files and upload them to required locations and servers *test consistency and security of created web content. Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: *legislative requirements applicable to developing simple web content *web content accessibility guidelines including The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) *web navigation functions required in supporting web content functionality, including links between pages features of web authoring tools used for web page design *website publishing and markup languages *file transfer protocol (FTP) function *common browsers used for accessing the web *basic coding techniques *site map creation methods *website testing methodologies *organisational procedures applicable to creating web pages.

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