INLS 572 Web Development

An introduction to front-end web development using the latest standards, HTML5 and CSS3, as well as JavaScript.
Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS is recommended. Students should bring their laptops so that they can work through examples and exercises in class. Topics include

  • HTML5
  • CSS3 for presentation (backgrounds, borders, filters)
  • CSS3 for layout (Grid layout, Flexbox)
  • JavaScript (HTML5 Video and Geolocation, APIs, and libraries)
  • Performance
  • Accessibility, Internationalization, Findability
  • Learn the basic technologies required for website development
  • Understand current web standards and how to apply best practices for web development
  • Understand the guidelines that enable an effective web experience for all users and platforms