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CECS 5420

Web Authoring

Spring 2004

Schedule of Topics

January 13, 2004
  • Course Review (syllabus overview and comments)
  • Schedule and Readings
  • Introduction to HTML and Web Pages


January 20, 2004
  • Reading:
    • 1.0 - 2.10

  • Introduction to HTML and Web Pages
  • Notetab Pro
  • Creating Web Pages
  • Anatomy of an HTML document
  • TAGS
  • Text Basics (logical and physical)
  • Lists
  • Insering a Graphic
  • Inserting a Link


February 10, 2004
  • Reading:
    • 2.10 -3.55

  • Web Page Structures
  • Linking Documents, advanced hyperlinks
  • Path Names
  • Linking to Other Objects
  • Using Colors
  • Fonts
  • Backgrounds
  • Advanced Image Use
  • Image Maps

    Assignment 1 Due


February 24, 2004
  • Reading:
    • 4.01 - 4.63, 6.01 - 6.01

  • Dreamweaver
  • Tables
  • Forms and CGI (Common Gateway Interface)

    Assignment 2 Due


March 9, 2004
  • Reading:
    • 5.01 - 5.46, 8.01 - 8.53

  • Frames
  • JavaScript
  • Intro CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)

    Assignment 3 Due

    Midterm


March 15-19, 2004
    Spring Break


March 30, 2004
  • Reading:
    • 7.01 - 7.68

  • CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)

    Assignment 4 Due

    Project Proposals Due


April 13, 2004
  • Reading:
    • 10.01 - 10.44, Additional Case 1, 2

  • How to create Rollover Images (use a tool!)
  • Dynamic Web Pages
  • Discussion of Final Projects

    Assignment 5 Due


April 27, 2004
  • Class Presentation of Final Projects


May 1, 2004
    Project Due

    Last day to turn in late assignments