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COMP 1850 - Web Development and Design 1

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

Learn the fundamental principles and techniques to design and develop effective Web sites. As the foundation for several advanced web courses in BCIT Computing, this hands-on course provides an introduction to basic and advanced web technologies, including HTML5 and CSS3. Students are shown how to hand code web pages according to W3C standards using HTML, style text and content with CSS, and manage files and Web sites using FTP software. Labs and exercises include an introduction to JavaScript and PHP for adding dynamic features with client side and server side scripting and other advanced web technologies courses. In addition, the course will provide an introduction to web interface design concepts, information architecture, and basic interactivity using web forms. Students will have an opportunity to explore social media and web analytics as they relate to web design and development. COMP 1850 is required for the Applied Web Development Associate Certificate as well as the Computer Systems Certificate. By the end of this course successful students will be able to design and build basic web sites as well as move on to COMP 1911 JavaScript Workshop, and/or COMP 1950 Web Development and Design 2.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1002 or equivalent knowledge of using a Windows PC and file management.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$429.00

Winter 2016

Below are seven offerings of this course for the Winter 2016 term.

CRN 78670

Sat Jan 09 - Sat Apr 16 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Apr 16 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

Benjamin Yu

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

Notes

  1. No class February 6 (Family Day), March 26 (Easter) or April 9.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress and Full

CRN 73405

Mon Jan 11 - Mon Feb 22 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Feb 22 Mon/Wed 13:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

Notes

  1. This is an intensive delivery course. Students must attend all classes. No class February 8 (Family Day).

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 71744

Mon Jan 11 - Mon Apr 04 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Apr 04 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

Notes

  1. Class is in session February 8 (Family Day). No class March 28 (Easter).

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 80062

Wed Jan 13 - Wed Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 13 - Mar 30 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 73342

Wed Jan 13 - Wed Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 13 - Mar 30 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

Lynda Williams

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 70400

Thu Jan 14 - Thu Mar 31 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 14 - Mar 31 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

Dave Tanchak

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress and Full

CRN 49028

Thu Jan 14 - Thu Mar 31 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 14 - Mar 31 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

Benjamin Yu

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Outline and plan basic Web pages and sites.
  • Mark up pages by hand using HTML5.
  • Describe the differences between versions of HTML and CSS.
  • Plan site and page elements using information design techniques.
  • Create basic interface elements using Photoshop or similar software.
  • Style text and page elements using CSS3.
  • Use CSS for simple page layout.
  • Deploy introductory concepts for client side scripting with JavaScript.
  • Implement Server Side Includes (SSI) and use PHP scripts for basic form processing.
  • Manage Web pages and sites with FTP.
  • Move on to a series of courses in advanced web development.

Related Programs

COMP 1850 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Social Media and Online Marketing
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Statement of Completion

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Applied Computer Applications (ACA)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Applied Computer Information Systems (ACIS)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  3. Applied Data Analytics
    Part-time   Certificate
  4. Applied Web Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  5. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Certificate
  6. Technical Writing
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  7. Web Development Fundamentals
    Part-time   Statement of Completion

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