Mt. San Jacinto College Computer Information Systems

Course Description

This course teaches students the basic skills needed to create a Web page with an emphasis on the Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Students are also introduced to, the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP), Uniform Resource Locators (URLs), how to write code using an integrated development environment (IDE), and publishing to a Web server using the file transfer protocol (FTP).

Course Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to do the following:

  • Compare and Contrast text-based HTML editors to GUI-based HTML editors.
  • Examine basic HTML markup and contrast markup languages to programming languages.
  • Compose Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and apply styles to HTML elements.
  • Compare the methods of applying CSS layers for page structure versus using HTML tables.
  • Evaluate methods used to enhance an HTML-based web page.
  • Compose an HTML document consisting of business form elements.
  • Employ FTP to publish Web pages to a Web server.
  • Construct a Uniform Resource Locator (URL).

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Create a web page that uses inline styles and includes: a page title, narrative, graphics, and working hyperlinks.
  • Create a web page that uses CSS and includes: a page title, narrative, graphics, and working hyperlinks.
  • Insert a form into a web page that satisfies the needs of a case scenario.
  • Create a web page that includes a narrative text and applies styles using inline styles.
  • Create a web page that includes working hyperlinks and applies styles using inline styles.
  • Create a web page that includes a graphic element and applies styles using CSS.
  • Create a web page that includes a web page title.
  • Create a web page that includes a narrative text and applies styles using CSS.
  • Create a web page that includes working hyperlinks and applies styles using CSS.
  • Build a web page form that includes a check box.
  • Build a web page form that includes a text box.
  • Build a web page form that includes a selection list.