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COMP 1950 - Web Development and Design 2

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

This hands-on course follows on from COMP 1850 Applied Web Development Level 1. Students who already understand HTML and CSS will explore web development in more depth with new topics and techniques. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the latest technologies including HTML5 and CSS3 for developing web sites and applications. There is a focus on responsive design and mobile presentation through the use of Media Queries. Adding behavior to web sites using JavaScript frameworks such as jQuery is introduced. Labs and exercises focus on industry standard web development methodology. Students gain experience creating templates for content management systems and presentation. Additional topics will include: leveraging Server Side Includes (SSI) for re-usable code, source control for managing your code, and web-based fonts for professional typography. COMP 1950 is a required course for the BCIT Computing Advanced Web Technologies associate certificates in Applied Web Development, AWD and Web and Mobile Application Development, WMA, as well as an elective in the CST Diploma. COMP 1950 and COMP 2015 are also the perquisites for COMP 2052 Android and Mobile Application Development Tools. By the end of this course successful students will be able to build dynamic and semantically marked-up content providing Search Engine Optimized (SEO) pages.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1850 or equivalent HTML5 and CSS3 knowledge.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$429.00

Spring/Summer 2016

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

CRN 61056

Mon May 30 - Wed Jul 06 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 30 - Jul 06 Mon/Wed 13:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$429.00

CRN 55125

Tue Apr 12 - Tue Jun 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - Jun 28 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 324

Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress and Full

CRN 55126

Thu Apr 14 - Thu Jun 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 14 - Jun 30 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 372

Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course Outline

Cost

$429.00

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, 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:

  • Mark up pages using latest HTML technologies, including HTML5.
  • Utilize CSS to control page layout and presentation, including CSS3.
  • Add behaviour to any web page using JavaScript.
  • Create dynamic content using JavaScript frameworks like jQuery.
  • Employ Web Standards when building web sites for maximum compatibility.
  • Understand concepts for Search Engine Optimized content (SEO).
  • Implement Server Side Includes for efficient web development.
  • Create template-driven pages for use in Content Management systems.
  • Understand basic development methodology.
  • Use media queries to create Responsive designs for mobile and desktop presentation.
  • Use HTML5 technologies to present rich content such as video, audio and geolocation.
  • Create professional looking typography using web-based fonts.
  • Understand source control using GIT.

Related Programs

COMP 1950 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Applied Web Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Diploma
  3. Web Development Fundamentals
    Part-time   Statement of Completion
  4. Web and Mobile Application Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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Spring/Summer 2016

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