Who is this course for

People new to Web design that desire a deeper understanding of HTML, and the new standards of web design.

Assumed Knowledge

We will assume little or no prior knowledge of HTML and CSS in this course but you should have a basic working knowledge of either the Windows or Mac.

What you will learn

  • Basics of HTML
  • Planning your Web Site
  • Semantics on the web
  • Images and Hyperlinks
  • Understanding Properties
  • Working with page structure
  • Building Forms

Outline

Introduction

  • The World Wide Web
  • HTTP explained
  • Web Standards
  • Web Accessibility

Site set-up

  • File & Folder Management
  • Site definition
  • Naming conventions
  • Defining assets

Browsers

  • What is a Browser
  • Browser Statistics
  • Browser compatibility
  • Static V responsive website

Syntax and Structure

  • Tags
  • Self-closing tags
  • Semantics
  • Structural Elements
  • Headings & Paragraphs
  • Block and inline
  • The Different DOCTYPE’s
  • Document Object Model

Tags, Attributes and Values

  • Special Characters
  • The title attribute
  • Using the address tag
  • Quoting in HTML
  • Bold, strong, italic and emphasis
  • XML declaration issue
  • XHTMLising your code
  • List tags

Head tag

  • Adding Meta tags
  • Keywords, Descriptions and Refresh
  • The Character Set
  • HTML Comments
  • Style Tag
  • Script Tag
  • Favicon

Body tag

  • DIV tags
  • Forms
  • Lists
  • Tables

Web Images

  • GIF, JPEG, PNG and SVG
  • What format do I choose
  • Image attributes
  • Alternate text for Accessibility

Hyperlinks

  • The anchor tag
  • Named anchors
  • Relative & absolute links
  • Linking to an email address

Publishing

  • Buying a Domain
  • Buying hosting space
  • File transfer Protocol
  • Uploading files to a server
  • Testing online

Course details

Evening class duration Weekend class duration Weekday class duration Course level
Beginner - Yellow Belt - 101

How to book

Simply select your start date from below and pay online to book your course.

If you are joining us during a weekday class then the lessons begin at 09:30 and finish at 16:30. This class will run for weeks.
If you are joining us during an evening class then the lessons begin at 18:00 and finish at 21:00 each week. This class will run for weeks.
If you are joining us during a weekend class then the class starts at 10:00 and will finish at 17:00 each week. This class will run for weeks.