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HTML and CSS Fundamentals

Course Description

This course is aimed at students new to Web development. You will learn to construct web pages by hand coding HTML and then applying Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) to control the layout and appearance.


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The course consists of many small hands-on projects, which you can begin applying to your own projects straight after the class. No prior experience of HTML or CSS is required.

View our full range of HTML/CSS training courses, or see below for the detailed outline for HTML and CSS Fundamentals.


3 Days | $1295.00


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Detailed course outline

  • Anatomy of a Web Page, Introduction to HTML 5
    • What is an HTML tag or element
    • Head and Title Elements
    • Meta and other Head Elements
    • Body Element
    • Paragraph Element
  • Make It Meaningful, Adding Content Markup
    • List Elements
    • Commenting and Symbols
    • Linking between Pages
    • Using Block Quotes
  • Lay It Out, Using Semantic Markup
    • What is a DIV
    • Headers and Footers
    • Sections and Articles
    • Sidebars and Navigation
    • Creating Columns
    • Pull Quotes
  • Rules of the Road, Adding Style with CSS
    • Inline Styles
    • Embedded Styles
    • External Style Sheets
    • Group Styles
    • ID Selectors
    • Class Selectors
    • Styling Partial Text using Span
    • Drop Shadows
  • Say it with Type, Adding Meaning with Fonts
    • Using Fonts
    • Bold and Italic
    • Adding Color
    • Headings and Sub-Headings
    • Stylized Fonts
    • Get More Fonts from the Web
  • Box it Up, Layout with CSS
    • Block-level Elements vs Inline Elements
    • Sizing Up the Blocks
    • Adding Borders
    • Shaping and Sizing our Site
    • Positioning Elements Anywhere you Like
    • Other Layout Options
  • Make it Interesting, Using Images on your Web Site
    • Inline Images
    • GIF vs JPG vs PNG vs SVG
    • Transparency
    • An Image Gallery
    • Background Images in CSS
  • Everything in Its Place, Using Tables for Organizing Data
    • What is a Table
    • Anatomy of a Table
    • Styling the Table
    • Making the Tables Accessible
  • Getting Feedback, Forms to Interact with Audience
    • Anatomy of a Form
    • A Simple Form
    • Text Entry Boxes
    • Drop-Down Lists
    • Radio Buttons
    • Checkboxes
    • Building a Contact Us Page
    • Processing the Form

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical class. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.

Timetable

Chicago

230 W Monroe St
#610
Chicago
IL 60606View Map

Guaranteed to Run Limited Seats Left

Class times: 9.00am to 4.30pm

Servicing Arlington Heights, Aurora, Bollingbrook, Chicago Loop,
Deerfield, Des Plaines, Evanston, Highland Park, Joliet, Naperville,
Schaumburg, Skokie, South Chicago and surrounding areas.

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Los Angeles

915 Wilshire Blvd
#1800
Los Angeles
CA 90017View Map

Guaranteed to Run Limited Seats Left

Class times: 9.00am to 4.30pm

Servicing Anaheim, Burbank, Covina, Downtown, Fullerton,
Irvine, Long Beach, Northridge, Pasadena, San Bernardino,
Santa Monica, Van Nuys, Ventura and surrounding areas.

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