Web Design for Everybody (Basics of Web Development and Coding) Specialization

Starts Dec 18

Web Design for Everybody (Basics of Web Development and Coding) Specialization

Web Design for Everybody (Basics of Web Development and Coding) Specialization

Learn to Design and Create Websites. Build a responsive and accessible web portfolio using HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript

About This Specialization

This Specialization covers how to write syntactically correct HTML5 and CSS3, and how to create interactive web experiences with JavaScript. Mastering this range of technologies will allow you to develop high quality web sites that, work seamlessly on mobile, tablet, and large screen browsers accessible. During the capstone you will develop a professional-quality web portfolio demonstrating your growth as a web developer and your knowledge of accessible web design. This will include your ability to design and implement a responsive site that utilizes tools to create a site that is accessible to a wide audience, including those with visual, audial, physical, and cognitive impairments.

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courses
5 courses

Follow the suggested order or choose your own.

projects
Projects

Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.

certificates
Certificates

Highlight your new skills on your resume or LinkedIn.

Courses
Beginner Specialization.
No prior experience required.
  1. COURSE 1

    Introduction to HTML5

    Upcoming session: Dec 18
    Commitment
    3 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    Thanks to a growing number of software programs, it seems as if anyone can make a webpage. But what if you actually want to understand how the page was created? There are great textbooks and online resources for learning web design, but most
  2. COURSE 2

    Introduction to CSS3

    Upcoming session: Dec 18
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    The web today is almost unrecognizable from the early days of white pages with lists of blue links. Now, sites are designed with complex layouts, unique fonts, and customized color schemes. This course will show you the basics of Cascading Style Sheets
  3. COURSE 3

    Interactivity with JavaScript

    Upcoming session: Dec 18
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    If you want to take your website to the next level, the ability to incorporate interactivity is a must. But adding some of these types of capabilities requires a stronger programming language than HTML5 or CSS3, and JavaScript can provide j
  4. COURSE 4

    Advanced Styling with Responsive Design

    Upcoming session: Dec 18
    Commitment
    4 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    It used to be the case that everyone viewed webpages on about the same size screen. But with the explosion of the use of smartphones to access the Internet, the landscape of design has completely changed. People viewing your site will now expect that
  5. COURSE 5

    Web Design for Everybody Capstone

    Current session: Dec 11
    Commitment
    6 weeks of study, 6-8 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Capstone Project

    The capstone will develop a professional-quality web portfolio. Students will demonstrate the ability to design and implement a responsive site for a minimum of three platforms. Adherence to validation and accessibility standards will be r

Creators

  • University of Michigan

    Michigan’s academic vigor offers excellence across disciplines and around the globe. The University is recognized as a leader in higher education due to the outstanding quality of its 19 schools and colleges, internationally recognized faculty, and departments with 250 degree programs.

    The mission of the University of Michigan is to serve the people of Michigan and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and in developing leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future.

  • Colleen van Lent, Ph.D.

    Colleen van Lent, Ph.D.

    Lecturer

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