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2020-2021 Official General Catalog 
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BIT 173 - Website Creation with HTML/CSS

This course teaches the basics for professional Website creation, and is the foundational course for Website design and development.  Focusing on the most recent versions of HTML and CSS, students will learn to code Websites which include tables, links, graphics, Web forms, visual effects, animation, video and audio.  The course will also include responsive design, an introduction to JavaScript, integration with social media, and SEO.

Credits: 3
3 Class Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

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

  1. Describe the HTML/CSS standards and specifications.
  2. Create and design the framework and content for a Website including structure, layout, format, links, lists, tables.
  3. Use sound writing principles to prepare copy for a Website.
  4. Work with images to enhance a Website.
  5. Implement a responsive design.
  6. Create and process Web forms.
  7. Create visual effects and animation.
  8. Incorporate video and audio.
  9. Incorporate simple interactivity with JavaScript.

10.  Integrate a Website with social media.
11.  Optimize the Website for search engines.
12.  Demonstrate the features of a Website to an audience.