This unit provides an introduction to coding web sites and the use of Content Management Systems (CMS) in the provision of web sites. Coding of sites involves Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). CMS involves design, creation and management of web sites using specialist CMS tools.
The unit is delivered using guided problem-solving. Lectures, workshops and laboratories will support the problem-based approach with the use of scaffolding.
Contents include: HTML and CSS for coding web sites; use of a CMS to design, set up, deploy and maintain web sites.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):