EM200 Introduction to Website Development

Web development is a broad field and this class provides a basic foundation for follow-on web related classes. The focus for this class is to produce and manipulate actual code creation with HTML5 and CSS3 (or updated industry web standards) for structuring/presenting content on the web.  W3C provides industry guidelines related to current web design practices and standards.  Students employ, interpret, manipulate and generate HTML5 and CSS3 code using Notepad++ or TextWrangler (Mac platform) or other industry standard text editor. Students will learn the history of the Internet, the various iterations of HTML web mark-up language to the current version, HTML5.  The use of Cascading Style Sheet (CSS) Language for formatting web content will be emphasized.  The creation of complete one or more web sites to utilizing the variety of web element will be required .