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COMP 1850 - Introduction to Web Development

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

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Course Details

​This hands-on course provides an introduction to basic web technologies, including scripting with HTML5 and CSS3. COMP 1850 is the foundation for several advanced web courses in BCIT Computing. Students are shown how to hand code web pages according to W3C standards using HTML plus style text and content with CSS. In addition to learning the foundational web scripting languages, students receive an introduction to web interface design concepts. Information architecture, and basic interactivity using web forms will also be discussed. There is a brief introduction to JavaScript and the concept of the DOM (Document Object Model). Labs and exercises focus on how to build fluid layouts using CSS flexbox and grid. Students will also create mobile phone and tablet friendly websites using modern mobile-first responsive web development techniques. COMP 1850 is a required course for Web Development Fundamentals and several Associate Certificates including: Applied Web Development, AWD; Applied Computer Information Systems, ACIS; Applied Computer Applications, ACA; Technical Writing, some Business programs, as well as the Computer Systems Certificate, CSC. By the end of this course successful students will be able to design, develop, and deploy effective modern and responsive web sites. After completing COMP 1850 students are prepared to move on to the next level COMP 2132 -Web Development with JavaScript..

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1002 or equivalent knowledge of using a Windows 10 PC and file management on a network.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$442.84 - $477.97 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2021

Below are seven offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2021 term.

CRN 67224

Tue Apr 27 - Tue Jul 13 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 27 - Jul 13 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Chris Harris

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$477.97

Notes

  1. Course is 36 hours synchronous remote classes. Please sign in to the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) on the course start date and time (not before) for details on how the course will be delivered online. Late registration is not permitted. The start and end dates have changed from April 13 – June 29 to April 27 – July 13.

2 seats remaining as of Apr 13, 2021 7:47 pm (PDT). Availability may change at any time.

CRN 55110

Thu Apr 08 - Thu Jun 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jun 24 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Dave Tanchak

Course Outline

Cost

$477.97

Notes

  1. Course is 36 hours synchronous remote classes. Please sign in to the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) on the course start date and time (not before) for details on how the course will be delivered online. Late registration is not permitted.

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

CRN 67225

Sat Apr 10 - Sat Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 26 Sat 13:00 - 16:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Chris Harris

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$477.97

Notes

  1. Course is 36 hours synchronous remote classes. Please sign in to the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) on the course start date and time (not before) for details on how the course will be delivered online. Late registration is not permitted. Class is in session May 22 (Victoria Day).

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Cancelled

CRN 54149

Mon Apr 12 - Mon Jul 05 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - Jul 05 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course Outline

Cost

$467.97

Notes

  1. Course is 36 hours synchronous remote classes. Please sign in to the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) on the course start date and time (not before) for details on how the course will be delivered online. Late registration is not permitted. No class on May 24 (Victoria Day).

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

CRN 56881

Mon Apr 12 - Wed May 19 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - May 19 Mon/Wed 13:00 - 16:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course Outline

Cost

$467.97

Notes

  1. This is an intensive 6 week delivery course. Students must attend all classes. Course is 36 hours synchronous remote classes. Please sign in to the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) on the course start date and time (not before) for details on how the course will be delivered online. Late registration is not permitted.

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

CRN 65869

Tue Apr 13 - Tue Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 13 - Jun 29 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$442.84

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. This course section is delivered entirely online via the internet. There are no face to face sessions in this section of COMP 1850. Course is 36 hours. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT (my.bcit.ca) email account to access this information. Late registration is not permitted.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Cancelled

CRN 61791

Wed Apr 14 - Wed Jun 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 14 - Jun 30 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Jeff Parker

Course Outline

Cost

$467.97

Notes

  1. Course is 36 hours synchronous remote classes. Please sign in to the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) on the course start date and time (not before) for details on how the course will be delivered online. Late registration is not permitted.

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

Full

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Outline, plan and design basic web pages and web sites.
  • Write standards compliant HTML using the latest HTML5 semantic tags.
  • Plan site and page elements using information design techniques.
  • Create imagery and graphics for the web.
  • Style text and page elements using CSS3.
  • Code mobile-first responsive web sites using media queries.
  • Build fluid layouts using CSS flexbox and grid.
  • Transfer files to web servers using SFTP.
  • Move on to a series of courses in advanced web development.

Effective as of Fall 2020

Related Programs

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

School of Business + Media

  1. Social Media and Digital Marketing
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Statement of Completion
  2. User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) Design
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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
  6. Web Development Fundamentals
    Part-time   Statement of Completion

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