Web design
2015-2016 - IMT1292 - 10 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

After completing the course, students will have a basic understanding of and skills in visual design of web pages. They should be able to plan and carry out the development of Web pages and sites based on the most important client based web tecnologies as well as a basic understanding for the server based content management systems. The students will also be able to independently assess and describe the most important aspects of a site's usability, effectiveness, and information architecture, and further to decide what any changes needed to improve the quality of the site / page.

Topic(s)

  • Basic web technology understanding
  • (X)HTML (for structure)
  • CSS (for presentation)
  • Basic introduction to JavaScript (for flexibility)
  • Contente management systems
  • Images and illustrations for web
  • Creating web graphics
  • Information architecture, structure and information flow with user-friendly focus
  • SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
  • Form og function (web design)
  • Web servers and nettwork

Teaching Methods

Lectures
Laboratory work
Exercises
Tutoring

Form(s) of Assessment

Portfolio Assessment

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Portfolio with 4 assignments.

Grading Scale

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

External/internal examiner

Internal examiner.

Re-sit examination

None

Teaching Materials

Terry Felke-Morris (2013), Basics of Web Design : HTML5 & CSS3 , Pearson/Addison-Wesley. NB: SECOND EDITION (2013)!  ISBN: 978-0133128918
http://webdevbasics.net/