An introduction to the terms, technologies, trends, and best practices of the interactive design industry. Students design, develop, and upload a simple web site using HTML and basic CSS. The importance of writing valid and semantic code is emphasized. Basic web side production stages and requirements such as naming conventions, file organization, project development life cycle, and image optimization are also covered. Prerequisites: None
Setting the scene: Types of project; Types of web teams; Business case - convincing the client; The biggest; The cheapest; The best suited to their needs...; how to scope the project in realistic ways; feasibility and stages of iteration; feedback; keeping clients in the loop.
- Teacher: Dr Pen