UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN (UCT)

Web Design online short course

Course starts 6 November 2017

Course information

Registration Closes:
31 October 2017
Course Starts:
6 November 2017
Length:
10 weeks online
Effort:
7 hours per week
Price:
ZAR R13,900Options Available
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Course Information

Registration Closes:
31 October 2017
Course Starts:
6 November 2017
Length:
10 weeks online
Effort:
7 hours per week
Price:
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Introduction

38% of people will stop engaging with a website if the content or layout is unattractive. *

Do you have the ability to design an outstanding website from scratch?

You’ll be given the opportunity to create a 4-page website of your own on this web designing course from UCT, and learn how to retain your audience and create the best website design content.

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What will set you apart

Web development industry experts will help you to update and diversify your digital skills by teaching you to:

  • Build a fully responsive, interactive website that stands apart from the standard templates
  • Master the basics of HTML, Javascript and CSS
  • Learn industry-grade frameworks, tools, vocabulary, and best practices
  • Understand how a skillful mix of programming and layout will power the best web design platforms

Course curriculum

This online web design course will help you to be recognised as an industry expert with practical and functional web design training. With a personalised and supported framework, you’ll study in your own time, guided by industry experts and a dedicated support team. Here’s what you’ll cover:

  • Orientation Module: Welcome to your Online Campus
  • Course Module 1: Introduction to web design
  • Course Module 2: Web hosting options and design tools
  • Course Module 3: Planning your website: Content and structure
  • Course Module 4: Working with images
  • Course Module 5: Visualising your website: Colour, images, fonts and layout
  • Course Module 6: Basics of HTML, HTML5 and CSS
  • Course Module 7: Coding with HTML5 and CSS
  • Course Module 8: Advanced CSS, JavaScript and jQuery
  • Course Module 9: Creating and publishing your website
  • Course Module 10: Testing and maintaining your website

Earn a certificate from the University of Cape Town (UCT)

On completion of this course you'll earn a certificate from Africa's leading University. This is powerful proof of your new competencies which you can use set yourself apart and get recognised in the job market.

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Your teaching team

At GetSmarter, we improve lives through better education. One of the ways that we achieve this is by bringing rich industry context to an academic environment through our expert facilitation and engagement. We work with university faculty and industry experts to provide a practical, industry lens on the world's leading university subjects.

Readiness test

This Readiness Test will help you assess your preparedness for this course by asking you a few quick questions relating to time management, technological requirements, your expectations, and the subject matter level - to help you confirm that this online course is the right fit for you.

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When do I start?

Our next available short course starts 6 November 2017.

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