• Length:
    6 Weeks
  • Effort:
    4–6 hours per week
  • Price:

    FREE
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  • Institution
  • Subject:
  • Level:
    Introductory
  • Language:
    English
  • Video Transcript:
    English

Prerequisites

None

About this course

This course is part of W3C's "Front-End Web Developer" Professional Certificate.

Learn the basics of Web design and style to give your Web sites a professional look and feel.The Microsoft team and experts from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) will guide you step-by-step in how to use the latest Web standards to create a site to be proud of.

During the course, you will learn the basic building blocks of Web design and style – HTML5 and CSS – to give your site a professional look and feel.

By the end of the course, you should understand all the fundamental elements – from headers and links to images and sidebars – and leave having built a basic framework for your own Web site.

This course has been initially developed by Dale A. Schouten, Anusha Muthiah and Christopher Perkins, as part of a partnership between W3C and Intel®.

What you'll learn

  • How to write a Web page
  • Concepts of a markup language
  • Basics of HTML5 and CSS
  • Web design and style
  • Page layout and flexbox
Module 1: My first Web page The big three: HTML5, CSS and JavaScript Elements, tags and attributes Character encoding Best practices

Module 2: Attributes, images and links Attributes Semantic meaning Images Hyperlinks

Module 3: Adding style with CSS
CSS basic syntax CSS properties Lists and selectors

Module 4: Fixing and debugging Debugging tools Debugging and the CSS box model Debugging CSS precedence

Module 5: More HTML5 and CSS Tables Multimedia Embedding content CSS tricks

Module 6: Basics of page layout Concepts Flexbox Recipe project Where to from here?

Meet your instructors

Marwa Hussein
Content Developer
Microsoft Corporation
Andrew Byrne
Senior Content Developer
Microsoft Corporation
Adrian Leven
Content Developer
Microsoft Corporation
Gerry O'Brien
Senior Content Development Manager
Microsoft

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