This course is approved for VA Education Benefits.
In this intensive nine-month program there are four modules:
Module 1 Discovery
This module will expose the students to design principles, usability, the Web development process, and file basics. This module lays the foundation for the entire course.
Module 2 Design
The student is expected in this module to begin to apply the design principles learned in Module 1 to Web page layout. This is accomplished through a demonstrated ability to code in HTML and CSS.
Module 3 Development
Module 4 Deployment
Design can capture visitors' attention, but the Web currently hosts millions of sites. Thus, successful Web designers must also be adept with industry tools and practices such as search engine optimization and Web analytics to drive traffic to their sites.
Prerequisite: Complete Skills Assessment and submit Program Application. Working knowledge of computers, especially Windows, and access to computer and Internet are required. Must have access to Adobe® Creative Suite® 6 Design & Web Premium for homework.
Skills Assessment & Program Application are located online. Click for instructions. You will be directed to the program application after completing the Skills Assessment.
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Next class begins August, 2014.