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CPE9005 - Web development
6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Information Technology
Leader: Des Casey
Caulfield First semester 2008 (ONLINE-DAY)
Brief introduction to the physical structure of the Internet. W3C and its role. Document markup. Hypertext. Elements of web pages: text, graphics, media. Design with and implementation of: lists, tables, frames, layers, cascading style sheets. Web graphics: vector and bitmap images, image constraints, digitising images, basic graphic design. Plug-ins. Multimedia. Web page design principles. Elements of visual design. Form design and implementation. Site development life cycle. Legal and ethical considerations. XML: structure of XML documents, validating XML documents, Web design using XML. Introduction to Wireless.WAP 2.0 and XHTML-MP. WAP CSS / WCSS.WCSS properties. WCSS Extensions
At the completion of this unit students will have a theoretical and conceptual understanding of:
Students will develop a facility to present information and communicate ideas through direct, easy to use web sites.
Unit exercises 10%, Practical Assignments: 40%, Exam: 50%.
This unit is conducted through the Walkabout u-Learning Environment.
Entry into any masters degree of the Faculty of Information Technology