Course: Website Creation and Design

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Course title Website Creation and Design
Course code KMI/TWA
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Houda Michal, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Lectures: 1. - 2. Basics of webpage creation: tools, browsers, work with HTML. 3. - 4. Page and HTML elements. 5. - 8. Cascading style sheets (CSS). 9. - 10. Responsive webdesign, accessibility. 11. - 14. Introduction to dynamic web presentations.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
  • Class attendance - 56 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 38 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 30 hours per semester
  • Semestral paper - 44 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course is intended to students interested in webpage creation using methods of professional web designers. We focus on explaining the principles of (X)HTML and CSS languages with an emphasis on their correct usage along the internet presentation cration.
After the completion of the course the student should be able to create his/her own internet presentation of medium size for a small company or nonprofit organization.
The course has no prerequisities.

Assessment methods and criteria
Analysis of student's work activities (technical works), Interim evaluation

Credit Requirements: Programming partial short tasks, Creation and presentation of own project - structured webpage (presentation of entrepreneur / nonprofit organization / hobby activities). The minimal satisfaction level is 65 %. Examination Requirements: The examination is combined, it includes the written part (a test in LMS environment) and the oral part. The minimum requirement for the written part is 60 % of the true responses. The evalutation level of the individual tasks and the project is also included into the final mark.
Recommended literature
  • Ballard, P. Sams Teach Yourself JavaScript in 24 Hours, 7th Edition. London, UK: Pearson, 2018. ISBN 978-0-672-33809-0.
  • Brown, T. B. CSS Master, 2nd Edition. Collingwood, Victoria, Austrálie: SitePoint, 2018. ISBN 978-0-6483315-0-6.
  • Collins, M. J. Pro HTML5 with CSS, JavaScript, and Multimedia: Complete Website Development and Best Practices. Chesterfield, Virginia (USA): Apress, 2017. ISBN 978-1-4842-2462-5.
  • Dean, J. Web Programming with HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript. Burlington, MA (USA): Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2018. ISBN 978-1-284-09179-3.
  • Finelli, R. MAstering CSS. Birmingham: Packt, 2017.
  • Flanagan, D. JavaScript: The Definitive Guide, 7th Edition. Sebastopol, CA (USA): O'Reilly, 2020. ISBN 978-1-491-95201-6.
  • Grant, K. J. CSS in Depth. Shelter Island, NY (USA): Manning, 2018. ISBN 978-1-61729-345-0.
  • Hong, P. Practical Web Design. Birmingham, UK: Packt, 2018. ISBN 978-1-78839-503-8.
  • Kromann, F. M. Beginning PHP and MySQL: From Novice to Professional, 5th edition. New York, NY (USA): Apress, 2018. ISBN 978-1-4302-6043-1.
  • Kyrnin, J., Meloni, J. C. Sams Teach Yourself HTML, CSS, and JavaScript All in One, 3rd Edition. Indianapolis, IN (USA): Sams Publishing, 2018. ISBN 978-0-672-33808-3.
  • Meyer, J. HTML5 and JavaScript Projects: Build on your Basic Knowledge of HTML5 and JavaScript to Create Substantial HTML5 Applications, 2nd Edition. New York, NY (USA): Apress, 2018. ISBN 978-1-4842-3863-9.
  • Meyer, J. The Essential Guide to HTML5: Using Games to Learn HTML5 and JavaScript, 2nd Edition. New York, NY (USA): Apress, 2018. ISBN 978-1-4842-4154-7.
  • Robbins, J. Learning Web Design, 5th Edition. Sebastopol, CA (USA): O'Reilly, 2018. ISBN 978-1-4919-6019-6.

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