Our very popular beginners web design course gives you all the tools you need to learn how to build good-looking, smooth moving websites, either for yourself, or for other people.
A brief history of the World Wide Web, web files and folder structure, XHTML / HTML5 tags, block and in-line elements, lists and special characters, XHTML page content markup, Doctypes and creating a web page, hyperlinks, XHTML W3C validation.
Graphics for the web, using Photoshop for web graphics, images in XHTML, HTML5 imaged, CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) basics, applying CSS to XHTML, CSS W3C validation.
Introduction to Servers and Clients, FTP (File Transfer Protocol) for uploading your site to the web, setting up a site in Dreamweaver, file structure and management with Dreamweaver, XHTML with Dreamweaver, CSS using Dreamweaver, fonts, tables for tabular data, CSS box model.
CSS positioning, absolute and relative, fluid and fixed layouts, CSS Floats, test site build example (full process)
Advanced CSS techniques, image replacement, block hover navigation lists, second web site project start, (full process using Photoshop to create site layouts and recreation with CSS).
To book this course we require an £120 non-refundable deposit, with the remaining £120 payable before week 3. We accept cheques, cash and bank transfers.