Course: Web Design

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Course title Web Design
Course code KIN/WWWD
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Pexa Petr, PaedDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. History of the Internet, Internet protocols (HTTP, FTP, TCP/IP), basic Internet terms (webserver, IP address, DNS, URL, domains, TLD), webhosting in a linux server (FTP), linux server specificity, website form software (Golden HTML,PSPad, AceHTML, Photoshop, PhotoPaint, WS FTP) 2. Content management system (CMS, editorial systems) - phpRS, Joomla, Edituj, Drupal, DoguWiKi, WordPress, Magneto, Flox,, SuperRS, SunLight CMS, and so on. 3. SunlLight CMS installation and control, educational web structure and form project by SunLight CMP help - columns, articles and connections. Accessories: photogallery, visitor book, discussion forum, questionnaires, RSS canal, internal HTML editor TinyMCE 4. XHTML and HTML5 languages - development versions, syntax rules, XHTML language orders, basic website structure 5. Document type definition (DTD), XML declaration, namespace, web optimization (SEO), web access (Best practice, Blind Friendly technique) 6. Website head, meta elements 7. Website body, adjustment (setting) parameters (edges, background, colours) 8. Text formation on a website (size, colour, font, cuttings, headlines) 9. Comments, symbols (substitute entities), lists and specifications (ordered and disordered lists) 10. Hyperlink creation, hyperlink types 11. Website photos and graphic, click maps 12. Tables, website column and websitephotoalbum with table help 13. Frames, floating frames (iframe, object), running text, multimedia (audio and video) on website, scripts 14. Forms

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
The aim of this subject is to master designing of school or company websites or learning websites in the environment of the Internet or local intranets. To publish these websites and to administer them on a public, school or private internet server.
A graduate of the course should be well informed about web editorial system and static web form issues, using suitable technology for particular web objects and mastering language syntax XHTML and inserting the completed project on a web server including a suitable domain.

Assessment methods and criteria
Analysis of creative work (musical, visual, literary)

" Active participation in seminars (80 %) " Working out a credit project - www site on student´s own topic , valid in XHTML 1.0. Transitional, optimized for searching service (SEO) hosted on any freehost server (,, and so on) and presented on Mozilla Firefox browser (or Opera) during a credit seminar. " Passing a credit exam
Recommended literature
  • Hlavenka, J. a kol. Vytváříme WWW stránky a spravujeme moderní Website.. Praha: Computer Press, 2003.
  • kolektiv autorů. XHTML - průvodce vývojáře.. Brno: Computer Press, 2003.
  • Musciano, Chuck, Kennedy, Bill. HTML a XHTML, kompletní průvodce pro webové programátory.. Brno: Computer Press, 2000.
  • Pexa, Petr. Jazyky XHTML, DHTML, CSS a WML - kompletní referenční příručka pro tvorbu webu a WAPu.. České Budějovice: Kopp, 2006.
  • Písek, Slavoj. HTML a XHTML - začínáme programovat.. Praha: Grada, 2003.
  • Zeldman, Jeffrey. Tvorba webů podle standardů (XHTML, CSS, DOM, ECMASkript).. Brno: Computer Press, 2004.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in physics (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Summer