This course is an introduction to web development with HTML and CSS. In this course, students will learn about key technologies and standards behind the internet and world wide web. Students will develop website projects that meet current web standards and industry best practices using modern tools and techniques. The focus of this course is on the use of basic HTML and CSS as a technical foundation for later coursework in web application development in JavaScript, .Net or Java.




CCIS1000 and CCIS1102

Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Identify key internet technologies, standards and organizations
Describe the client/server architecture of the internet, explaining the request-response life-cycle
Explain the structure of the DOM, identifying parent-child and sibling relationships
Build valid HTML pages that use best practices for layout, navigation, tables, forms, images and multimedia
Write CSS to layout, format and enhance the display of a web page applying industry best practices
Develop web pages that alter the visual presentation appropriately for devices of various sizes
Identify accessibility barriers in website design and development
Apply a current industry web development framework or library to development of a website
Use a source code management tool to maintain a website

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

Disability Services assists students with disabilities who need accommodations to access programs, services and college activities.  If this applies to you, please contact the DS Office on your campus to initiate the accommodations process. 
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Credit Details