Manual - Two

Course Content For 'Web Design Manual Part 2'

1. A guide to authoring in HTML & CSS:
  1. World Wide Web Consortium
  2. HyperText Markup Language: origins & history
  3. HTML versions
  4. HTML tag elements in current versions
  5. HTML elements
  6. HTML element attributes
  7. HTML element specific attributes
  8. CSS - presentation of a web page
  9. CSS properties defined in CSS 1 and CSS 2.1 specifications
  10. CSS rule set
  11. Levels of CSS
  12. Applying CSS to a specific element
  13. CSS selectors:
    1. Tag selectors
    2. Class selectors
    3. ID Selectors
2. Assignment 1a: Inline style sheet.
3. Assignment 1b: Separate style sheet.
4. Assignment 16: Creating a separate stylesheet & adding it a page background.
5. File Transfer Protocol - Publishing online: Terminology.
6. Connecting Dreamweaver to the web server.
7. Adding META to the <head>.
8. Validating HTML & CSS code.
9. Local & remote folders for publishing online.
10. Assignment portfolio: Creating an online student portfolio file.
11. FTP web page to web server & filling out my portfolio web page.
12. Creating a thumbnail from a print screen.
13. About meta data.
14. Web page design portfolio: Adding meta data.
15. Validating HTML & CSS code by direct input & by URI.
16. Assignment photo gallery - creating an online photo gallery:
  1. Transferring photos from digital camera to computer
  2. Adjusting & saving photos
  3. Creating thumbnail images for the photo gallery
  4. Project 2A: A simple photo gallery - View example here . . .
17. Assignment media: Creating & inserting media in a web page:
  1. Creating a filmstrip in Adobe Illustrator
  2. Creating a web page background
  3. Creating and converting video for a web page
  4. Creating an audio sample
  5. Adding video and audio to a web page
18. HTML tables: About HTML tables.
19. A hand-coded table.
20. A simple calendar.
21. About & assignment for grouping elements & text-level semantics.