PTI407: WebDesign (2012-2013)
CURRICULUM PROGRAM: Career and Technical Education
COURSE TITLE: Web Design
CALENDAR YEAR: 2012-2013
GRADE LEVEL: 9-12
COURSE LENGTH: 18-36 weeks
Major Concepts/Content: In Website Development/Management, students will design, implement and manage a website. This is a hands-on laboratory course desinged to teach students the concepts, skills and processes involved in website development and management.
Major Instructional Activities: Students will evaluate a variety of existing website for content, design and functionality. Students will work collaboratively to design, construc and mantain an interactive website based on a single theme or project. Students will use online learning services to access additional resources.
Course Objectives: Upon completion of htis course, students should be able to: * Demonstrate appropriate website evaluative techniques * Understand basic workings of the Internet * Design and implement an interactive website utilizing appropriate software * Demonstrate a knowledge of HTML coding and XHTML tags * Demonstrate a knowledge of basic Web graphics * Demonstrate a knowledge of Web Marketing and Business Management * Plan, implement and manage a website * Maintain and modify the existing website to meet new requirements * Write appropriate scripts as necessary to implement the website * Recognize and correct faults (debug) * Recognize and promote the ethical use of computers * Plan and code for web accessibility