Web Design

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Completion:classified accreditation
Type of
Hour/semLecturesSem. ExercisesLab. exercisesComp. exercisesOther
Guarantee:Burget Radek, Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Lecturer:Burget Radek, Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Burgetová Ivana, Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Instructor:Hlosta Martin, Ing., DIFS
Leixner Petr, Ing., DIFS
Máčel Lukáš, Ing., DIFS
Šebek Michal, Ing., DIFS
Zelený Jan, 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:
  • Petr Staníček: CSS Kaskádové styly, Computer Press, a.s., 2003, ISBN 80-7226-872-4
  • Pavol Mikle: XDHTML - referenční příručka, Zoner Press, 2004, ISBN 80-86815-01-3
  • David Špinar: Tvoříme přístupné webové stránky, Zoner Press, 2004, ISBN 80-86815-11-0
Study literature:
  • Eric Meyer: Eric Meyer o CSS, Zoner Press, 2007, ISBN 978-8086815-64-0
  • Jakob Nielsen a Marie Tahir: Použitelnost domovských stránek, Zoner Press, 2005, ISBN 80-86815-18-8
Progress assessment:
  • Two test during the semester - 40 points
  • Two individual projects - 60 points
Exam prerequisites:
  Obtaining at least 50 points during the semester.