Web publishing
- IMT2491 - 10 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

The students will have a good understanding of the fundamental web consepts for mark up of content and defining the appearance. After completed course the students will in addition have basic understanding and skills in technical and visual design of web sites using scripting.


Main topics for the course are:

  • Basic web technology understanding
  • (X)HTML for structure, CSS for presentation and PHP for flexibility
  • Publishing systems, web servers and nettwork

In addition there wilI be an introdction to:

  • Images and illustrations for web, creating web graphics, web design
  • Information architecture, structure and information flow with user-centered focus

Teaching Methods

Group works
Laboratory work
Project work

Form(s) of Assessment


Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

  • Written exam, 3 hours (counting 20 %)
  • Group project with oral presentation and fellow student evaluation of the presentation part (counting 30 %)
  • Final project with oral presentations (counting 50 %)

Each part must be passed separatly.

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

Written exam and project is going to be graded by the teacher. The final project is going to be graded by the teacher and an external examinor.

Re-sit examination

Resit only for written exam.

Examination support

No supporting materials are allowed during the written exam. It is free use of resources during the projects, but co-operation between individuals or groups are prohibited. The solution handed in must be unique and not show signs of being copied from other sources.

Teaching Materials

  • Niederst, J. (2007), Learning Web Design, A beginners guide to (X)HTML, style sheets, and web graphics, 3rd edition, O'Reilly
  • Horgen, S.A. (2006), Webprogrammering i PHP, 2. utgave, Tisip
  • Web resources given during the course run

Replacement course for

IMT2451 Web publishing