Web Design 1 (PHOA222)

Below is the weekly breakdown of projects and assignments for this class. The syllabi for this course, and others I teach, can be found on the main page. If you have a question or concern, please contact me. I generally respond to e-mails within a few hours of receiving them.

Required Text: Head First HTML and CSS: A Learner's Guide to Creating Standards-Based Web Pages (2nd edition) by Elisabeth Robson and Eric Freeman. (approx. $30.00)

Resources that are STRONGLY recommended to successfully grasp the course material:

Web Design I Week-by-Week Breakdown (What's Due Each Week)
Week 1: Intros / Ice Breakers.
Week 2: Quiz 1. Artist's Statement Assignment Due.
Week 3: Quiz 2. Resume Assignment Due.
Week 4: Quiz 3. Gallery Assignment Due.Web hosting should be procured by this point.
Week 5: Studio Time. Midterm Review. One-on-one help.
Week 6: Integration Project: Final website Due. Midterm Exam.
Week 7: Website site map, color comps and type studies due.
Week 8: Template HTML page, Working Nav Bar and Scaffolding Due.
Week 9: Studio Time. Content should be 50% complete.
Week 10: Site Should be Live on Internet and 95% complete.
Week 11: Finalized portfolio website design due. Final Client presentation.
Incredibly Useful Resources
Online Image Map editor Kuler (color swatches) Interactive CSS Color Picker
Useful Cheats for Webdesigners PSDtuts Excellent Designer Portfolio Examples
Google Fonts Best Photographer Websites 40 Great Photographer Websites for Inspiration
Portfolio Inspiration | Resources | Tips Essential Websites and Resources for Photographers FTP instructions for BlueHost
35 Beautiful Photography Websites The Basics of Business Card Design Artist Statement Generator*
50 Stylish Navigation Bars for Websites 30 Exceptional CSS Navigation Techniques Typography Fundamentals
How to Improve Branding with your Content CV Maker (Online Resume Generator)* Adobe Edge Web Fonts
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