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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

$416.00

Fall 2014

Below are seven offerings of this course for the Fall 2014 term.

CRN 34383

Mon Sep 08 - Mon Dec 01 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 01 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$416.00

Notes

  1. No class October 13 (Thanksgiving).

CRN 34820

Mon Sep 08 - Wed Oct 22 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Oct 22 Mon/Wed 13:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$416.00

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 13 or 15.

CRN 33285

Wed Sep 10 - Wed Dec 03 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Dec 03 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$416.00

Notes

  1. No class October 15.

CRN 39001

Wed Sep 10 - Wed Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$416.00

CRN 33789

Thu Sep 11 - Thu Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$416.00

CRN 34810

Thu Sep 11 - Thu Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$416.00

CRN 34811

Sat Sep 13 - Sat Dec 06 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Dec 06 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$416.00

Notes

  1. No class October 11 (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

Books & Supplies

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

Spring/Summer 2014

No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2014 offerings of this course.

Fall 2014

Books for Fall 2014 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.

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Ebook Web Development And Design Foundations W/ Html 5 Digital (
Author Felke-Morris
Publisher Ph
Copyright 1915
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13374-217-6
Price $50.95
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Web Development and Design Foundations with HTML5 (7th Edition)
Author Terry Felke-Morris
Publisher Addison-Wesley
Copyright 1915
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-13357-178-3
Price $130.50
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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 1915
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-13357-178-3
Price $130.50
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