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Web Design and Technologies - DECO1016

Year - 2018

This unit introduces students to web design and modern web technologies for the purpose of designing and prototyping web-based user interface solutions. Students will learn about design principles and patterns for the web and apply them in practical exercises that involve designing and creating interactive web applications. The unit will introduce web-based markup languages and frameworks for various media and platforms, such as desktop computers and mobile devices with a focus on interaction design. Students will develop an understanding of web technologies and their role in user experience and interaction design, including the use of web technologies for prototyping user interfaces. Prototyping techniques covered in this unit include scripting and markup languages for enabling dynamic content and interactive designs, such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

Classes
Lecture 1 hr/wk (Week 1 only); tutorial 2 hrs/wk; online modules 1 hr/wk

Assessment
Web Design Project (80%); Quizzes (20%)

Additional information
This unit is for students enrolled in the Bachelor of Design Computing only. Students enrolled in other programs should enrol in DECO2102.

Pre-requisites

DECO1012

Prohibitions

DECO2102

Details

Faculty: Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Design Lab
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Kazjon Grace
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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