Web Design

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Completion:classified credit
Type of
Hour/semLecturesSem. ExercisesLab. exercisesComp. exercisesOther
Guarantee:Burget Radek, Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Lecturer:Burget Radek, Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Instructor:Rudolfová Ivana, Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Smrž Pavel, doc. RNDr., Ph.D., DCGM
Zeman David, Ing., DIFS
Faculty:Faculty of Information Technology BUT
Department:Department of Information Systems FIT BUT
Learning objectives:
  To obtain knowledge necessary for creating quality WWW presentations. To get a general overview of current technology and trends. Knowledge of various aspect of the presentation creation - navigational structure, accesibility, optimization.
  Introduction, principles of internet, addressing, document storage. HTML, foundations, presentation techniques. Cascading style sheets, integration to HTML. XHTML, variants, principles, differences to HTML. Design of a web presentation, navigational structure. Usability and accessibility. Search engine optimization.
Knowledge and skills required for the course:
  Basic knowledge of the WWW usage. An ability to work with the Windows or Linux operating system. Text editor usage. Basic principles of programming.
Learning outcomes and competences:
  Knowledge of current technology for web page creation. Ability to create quality web presentation regarding a proper information and navigational structure design, suitable technology and accessibility for different groups of users.
Syllabus of lectures:
  • Internet and the World Wide Web, basic concepts, adressing, document storage
  • HTML - basic concepts
  • HTML - advanced presentation techniques
  • Visual tools for web page design
  • Cascading stylesheets
  • Advanced properties of CSS
  • JavaScript - basic concepts
  • XHTML - principles, differences to HTML
  • User interaction
  • Presentation design, navigational structure
  • Different aspects of the technologies, optimization
  • Accessibility of the web pages
  • Search engine optimization
Syllabus of computer exercises:
  • Internet, networks, addressing, document storage
  • HTML
  • Cascading stylesheets
  • JavaScript
  • Individual projects
Syllabus - others, projects and individual work of students:
  • Basic presentation in HTML
  • Advanced presentation using XHTML, CSS and JavaScript
Fundamental literature:
  • Jiří Kosek: HTML -- tvorba dokonalých WWW stránek -- podrobný průvodce. Grada Publishing 1998. 296 stran. ISBN 80-7169-608-0
Study literature:
Progress assessment:
  • Two test during the semester - 40 points
  • Two individual projects - 60 points
Exam prerequisites:
  Obtaining at least 50 points during the semester.