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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

Fall 2015

Below are seven offerings of this course for the Fall 2015 term.

CRN 34383

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Dec 07 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 07 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$429.00

Notes

  1. No class October 12 (Thanksgiving).

CRN 34820

Mon Sep 14 - Wed Oct 28 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Oct 28 Mon/Wed 13:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$429.00

Notes

  1. This is an accelerated delivery of a 12 week course and is not meant for everyone due to the fast pace and work load. Students must attend all classes. No class October 12 or 14.

CRN 33285

Wed Sep 16 - Wed Dec 09 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 16 - Dec 09 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$429.00

Notes

  1. No class October 14. Class will be in session November 11 (Remembrance Day).

CRN 39001

Wed Sep 16 - Wed Dec 09 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 16 - Dec 09 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$429.00

Notes

  1. No class November 11 (Remembrance Day).

CRN 33789

Thu Sep 17 - Thu Dec 03 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 17 - Dec 03 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$429.00

CRN 34810

Thu Sep 17 - Thu Dec 03 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 17 - Dec 03 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 300

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$429.00

CRN 34811

Sat Sep 19 - Sat Dec 12 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 19 - Dec 12 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$429.00

Notes

  1. No class October 10 (Thanksgiving).

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.
  • Understand 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.
  • Understand 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 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 Web Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  4. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Certificate
  5. Technical Writing
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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