Introduction to Web Design

Queensland University of Technology

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Web Design

  • Host University

    Queensland University of Technology

  • Location

    Brisbane, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Design Management, Graphic Design

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    It is assumed that you are computer literate - which means you know how to use a typical computer (Mac and/or Windows), and can use standard desktop applications such as a word processor, email and web browser.

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This unit provides an introduction to theories and skills underpinning the application of multimedia technology with the Creative Industries, providing a foundation of conceptual and practical skills related to contemporary modes of electronic hypermedia production, communication and publishing.

    Learning Outcomes
    By the completion of this unit you should be able to :
    1.Apply foundational principles of Web design, including interface and navigation design and user-centred design
    2.Employ practical skills for the production of online delivery, including semantic markup of web content, consistent separation of content and style, and appropriate embedding of media assets
    3.Explain foundation principles of interface and navigation design and how these relate to the process of designing for the web.

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