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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 Web Development Fundamentals, 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 and move on to COMP 1950 Web Development and Design 2 as well as COMP 2015 Introduction to JavaScript and jQuery.

Prerequisite(s)

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

Credits

3.0

Cost

$429.00

Spring/Summer 2016

Below are six offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2016 term.

CRN 54149

Mon Apr 11 - Mon Jul 04 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

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

Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

Notes

  1. No class May 23 (Victoria 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 56881

Mon Apr 11 - Wed May 18 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - May 18 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.

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 61791

Wed Apr 13 - Wed Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 13 - Jun 29 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 56883

Wed Apr 13 - Wed Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 13 - Jun 29 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 55110

Thu Apr 14 - Thu Jun 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 14 - Jun 30 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

Dave Tanchak

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 55111

Mon Apr 18 - Mon Jul 11 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 18 - Jul 11 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

Benjamin Yu

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

Notes

  1. No class May 23 (Victoria Day). The start and end dates have changed from April 11 – July 4 to April 18 – July 11.

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

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2016

Books for Spring/Summer 2016 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

Web Development and Design Foundations with HTML5 (7th Edition)
Author Terry Felke-Morris
Publisher Addison-Wesley
Copyright 2015
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-13357-178-3
Price $157.50
Required

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Web Development and Design Foundations with HTML5 (7th Edition)
Author Terry Felke-Morris
Publisher Addison-Wesley
Copyright 2015
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-13357-178-3
Price $157.50
Required

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