Web Development Fundamentals

Over the course of 12 weeks, Media Design School’s Web Fundamentals will give you an understanding of user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design and the ability to design and build basic interactive responsive websites using HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and jQuery.

Join experienced website designer and Media Design School Web and Interactive lecturer Matt Stevens for two 3 hour sessions per week as he covers current and emerging web design trends, as well as the practical skills and tools you’ll need to create a fully functioning responsive website. Topics covered will include: HTML & CSS Fundamentals, optimizing images and graphics, the HTML5 boilerplate, grid layouts & typography fundamentals, web design trends, responsive design fundamentals, interactive programming fundamentals with JavaScript and jQuery, embedding video & audio and UX & UI design fundamentals.

Using a project-based learning approach, you will gain practical knowledge and skills through a combination of in-class tutorials and working on your own projects, with the opportunity to create your own personal site to promote your newfound web skills online.