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IT 1430 – Web Page Development

Course Description

A 3 credit course that gives students a thorough introduction to the languages used to create web pages.  Throughout it stresses the importance of well-structured design and good coding style.  The course also introduces students to the principles of good human computer interface design, including design for people with disabilities. This course is part of the IT core  required for all IT majors.

Prerequisites

The course presumes a thorough familiarity with the basic productivity tools.

Course Outcomes

On completion of the course, students will be able to:

  1. Develop web pages using a mark-up language;
  2. Develop dynamic web pages using JavaScript and CSS;
  3. Design web pages in accordance with good design principles, and using appropriate styles and formats;
  4. Apply W3C recommendations to ensure that web pages are ADA compliant;
  5. Demonstrate a basic understanding of standard object-oriented terminology, including the terms “object”, “class”, “attribute”, “method” and “inheritance”.

Rationale for Inclusion

The course contributes to the following student outcomes and ABET attributes:

1. Identify and define the requirements that must be satisfied to address user needs

2. Analyze user needs to design IT-based solutions.

5. Use current computing technologies, skills, and/ or technologies.

f. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.

n. An ability to assist in the creation of an effective project plan.

Department of Information Technology • P.O. Box 8150 • Statesboro, Georgia 30460 • (912) 478-4848