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Michael D Sinkula
HCDE 437
Seattle Campus

Web Design and Web Publishing

Design principles and skills including navigation, functional design, visual design, and content development. Includes the ongoing process of Web publishing. Addresses societal issues pertaining to the web and Internet. Students build a website and plan for ongoing web publishing. Prerequisite: HCDE 310. Offered: W.

Class description

This course gives an overview of the basic principles and practices of professional web site design using a professional workflow model while focusing on: client goals, user needs, site structure, page layout, navigation, color theory, typography and best coding practices.

The students will design and develop a website for a small to medium sized business that will provide the student with a case study and website portfolio piece to present to potential employers.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Michael D Sinkula
Date: 03/04/2014