Web publishing
2009-2010 - IMT2511 - 5 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

Evaluation of Project(s)

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

  • 3 Group projects with oral presentation and fellow student evaluation of the presentation part (each counting 20 %)
  • Final project with oral presentations (counting 40%)

Each part must be passed separatly.

Grading Scale

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

External/internal examiner

The Group projects will be graded by the teacher. The final project is going to be graded by the teacher and an internal examinor.

Re-sit examination

No Re-sit examination.

Examination support

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

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