Part-Time Evening Classes at PDA

Web Design I

This course covers website design as it applies to web development. Students will learn web design and its best practices using today’s core web design building blocks: HTML5, and CSS3.

Students will cover HTML5, CSS3 information architecture, website structure, user interface, and navigation. Students will learn to incorporate responsive design to create a more dynamic and web compliant websites.

For any students with prior HTML and CSS knowledge, PDA also offers a Web Design II part-time course, a more advanced web creation course focusing on furthering your skills.

Course Length: 6 weeks, 36 hours

Materials Needed: None

Program Start: 
September 2019

Course Hours: 5:30pm-8:30pm. Mondays & Wednesdays.

Fees: $495.00 taxes included.

Course Outline:

Class 1:
Course overview (class outline)
Planning website structure using a site map
Introduction to HTML5, CSS3.

Class 2:
Creating a responsive website using HTML and CSS.

Class 3:
Creating a responsive website using HTML and CSS continued.

Class 4:
Creating a responsive website using HTML and CSS continued.

Class 5 :
Creating a responsive website using HTML and CSS.

Class 6:
Introduction to front-end component libraries.

Class 7:
Introduction to Content Management Systems using Wordpress.
Introduction to web servers, FTP and PHP.

Class 8:
Building a responsive website using Wordpress.

Class 9:
Building a responsive website using Wordpress continued.

Class 10:
Building a responsive website using Wordpress continued.

Class 11:
Building a responsive website using Wordpress continued.

Class 12:
Building a responsive website using Wordpress.

Testimonials:

David
Juniper
Instructor

David Juniper has worked in web design/development for over 15 years, starting a small web design firm in 1996. Since then, he has worked in both Joomla and Drupal but specializes in Wordpress. He is an expert in HTML5 and CSS3, is experienced in JavaScript/jQuery and Typescript and is very familiar with PHP and MySQL. In addition to his industry work, David has also written and delivered web design courses for top colleges and universities. He has developed an online course for the Alberta Office of the Solicitor General as part of a province-wide e-learning initiative. David has a Master of Arts, a Diploma in Education and a BA in English Literature.

Classes with insufficient registration will be cancelled. Should this occur, a full refund will be issued. So don't delay, register today!

Please call 250-383-3631 for more information.