VCD 308 Web Design II

3 credits, Fall*

*This course will be offered in the Spring until 2014.

Builds on web design concepts, skills, and strategies developed in Web Design I, advancing further the development and implementation of interactive design projects. This course focuses on synthesizing more complex elements of hypertext markup language (HTML) and cascading style sheet (CSS), and introduces students to basic Flash animation and scripting techniques to realize creative design solutions. Intermediate level websites are created for various platforms. Design aesthetics and typography principles are emphasized as applicable to interactive media. Design for mobile devices and small screens, content management systems (CMS), and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) are also addressed. Course includes studio and lecture. Students will need to purchase supplies/materials for this course.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in VCD 208 or VCD 306