Foundations of Web Design

Web FoundationsAre you interested in learning how to create a website?

In this honors course, students play the role of an intern at a local business and complete projects using programs such as Adobe CS6 Dreamweaver and Photoshop. Students also learn about HTML code and good design principles.

This course is part of a series that can lead to industry certification in Adobe CS6 Dreamweaver. In addition to taking Introduction to Information Technology as a pre-requisite, students can also take User Interface Design after completing Foundations of Web Design to work towards the certification.

Foundations of Web Design prepares students for further education and future careers as Assistant Web Designers, Web Designers and other areas of Information Technology (IT).

The content prepares students to demonstrate mastery of operating system commands, Web document development, design, promotion, and scripting. This course provides technical skill proficiency and includes competency-based learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills, occupation-specific skills, and knowledge of all aspects of IT.

As a final project, students create a website for their client!

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Tina LeslieTina Leslie, Career and Technical Education Curriculum Specialist, joined FLVS in 2008 after 4 years in the traditional classroom. Tina earned a Master's degree from University of South Florida in Career and Technical Education. She firmly believes CTE provides endless opportunities for students and prepares them for college and in-demand careers.

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