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Unit description

Provides students with an introduction to website development from design to implementation. Students will be introduced to the use of media resources, applying common structures and integrating text, graphics, audio, and animation. Web and accessibility standards will be applied to web page development and copyright, privacy, ethical and cultural issues reviewed.

Unit content

  1. The structure of a website
  2. Webpage Design
  3. Translating styles into code
  4. Styling with CSS
  5. Content Management Systems
  6. Website developer professionalism

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1identify the components of, and use markup languages for web development
2apply written communication skills to a website
3demonstrate the ability to plan and develop efficient and usable websites
4explain and interpret ethical, accessibility and professional issues related to web development

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. identify the components of, and use markup languages for web development
  2. apply written communication skills to a website
  3. demonstrate the ability to plan and develop efficient and usable websites
  4. explain and interpret ethical, accessibility and professional issues related to web development

Prescribed texts

  • Prescribed text information is not currently available.

  • Prescribed text information is not currently available.
Prescribed texts may change in future teaching periods.

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Assessment
Quiz10%
Web page50%
Web page40%

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Assessment
Quiz10%
Web page50%
Web page40%

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Assessment
Quiz10%
Web page50%
Web page40%

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Assessment
Quiz10%
Web page50%
Web page40%

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Assessment
Quiz10%
Web page50%
Web page40%

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Assessment
Quiz10%
Web page50%
Web page40%

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Assessment
Quiz10%
Web page50%
Web page40%

Teaching method
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Assessment
Quiz10%
Web page50%
Web page40%
Notice

Intensive offerings may or may not be scheduled in every teaching period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Southern Cross University employs different teaching methods within units to provide students with the flexibility to choose the mode of learning that best suits them. SCU academics strive to use the latest approaches and, as a result, the learning modes and materials may change. The most current information regarding a unit will be provided to enrolled students at the beginning of the teaching period.

Fee information

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