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HTML/HTML5

Building Web Pages with HTML Classes

Our HTML classes teach you the basics of HTML for creating Web sites and will also help you make adjustments to code created by web design programs such as Dreamweaver. The classes include tags from the evolving HTML5 standard. [More on HTML/HTML5]

Introduction to HTML

(Prerequisite: Experience with Windows. Students should be familiar with the Windows interface and be able to copy and paste material from one document to another, as well as move, change, resize, and manage multiple windows.) This course introduces the basics of creating Web pages using Hypertext Markup Language (HTML). Understand the philosophy of HTML, effective Web page design, and how a markup language works. Learn the basic HTML document elements, tags, and structures. Topics include titles, headings, paragraphs, nested lists, horizontal rules, line breaks, basic formatting techniques, and changing text appearance and color. Additional topics include using special characters, placing graphics in Web-compatible formats, and setting up hypertext links on Web pages. [Course Outline]
Fee: $199

One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E8001 Fri., July 7West CountyGeoff Fry
E8133 Tues., Aug. 22West CountyJulia Otto
E8278 Tues., Oct. 10West CountyGeoff Fry

Intermediate Applications of HTML

(Prerequisite: Introduction to HTML or equivalent experience.) This course covers techniques for planning and creating attractive Web pages that combine text and images. Discover how to create tables to display data and use the table features to align images with text, create newspaper-style columns, and insert side heads. Work with referencing sections of a Web page for hyperlinks and using image maps for navigation. Learn techniques for designing Web pages effectively and understand different ways to publish your website. Additional topics include adding meta and base tags. [Course Outline]
Fee: $199

One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E8002 Fri., July 14West CountyGeoff Fry
E8134 Tues., Aug. 29West CountyJulia Otto
E8279 Wed., Oct. 18West CountyGeoff Fry

Advanced Applications of HTML

(Prerequisite: Intermediate Applications of HTML or equivalent experience.) Enhance the design and effectiveness of your Web pages using the advanced features of HTML. Learn basic CSS code for formatting text and the DIV tag for page layout. Create forms that include multiple-choice questions, comment boxes, and buttons so your users can interact with your site and you can gather useful information and feedback. Discover how you can include media, both audio and video, in your website. [Course Outline]
Fee: $199

One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E8135 Tues., Sept. 5West CountyGeoff Fry
E8280 Wed., Nov. 1West CountyGeoff Fry

If you would like to register for a course, call (314) 984-9000 or register online.

Our Responsive Web Design class shows you how to use the tools available in HTML5 and CSS3 to make your Web site mobile-friendly.

We also have classes in CSS/CSS3 (Cascading Style Sheets) that teach you how to have control over the style of your web pages and enhance the design and maintainability of your web site.

Web design classes are also available in Dreamweaver and Designing Mobile Web Sites Using Dreamweaver. Other Web development classes include JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax, and PHP.

You may also be interested in classes in XML which allow you to define your own tags in order to structure, store, or transfer your data. To learn more about using a Content Management System (CMS) to manage your Web site, see our WordPress classes.