Dreamweaver CS5: Level 1 - Building Basic Websites

COURSE OUTLINE:

This course is designed for novice web designers, web developers, website designers, and graphic artists with some programming background who need to build simple websites using Adobe Dreamweaver CS5. In class exercises include designing, building and uploading a website.For more information, please see the complete class outline. Course Length 1.0 DayDescription This course is designed for novice web designers, web developers, website designers, and graphic artists with some programming background who need to build simple websites using Adobe Dreamweaver CS5. In class exercises include designing, building and uploading a website.Prerequisites To ensure your success in this course, it is recommended that you first take the following course or have equivalent knowledge: Web Design Using XHTML, HTML & CSS: Level 1Learning Objectives Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Build a website.
  • Design web pages.
  • Create reusable site assets.
  • Work with different types of links.
  • Upload a website.
Course Content

LESSON 1: GETTING STARTED WITH DREAMWEAVER

Topic 1A: Identify the Basic Concepts of Web Design Topic 1B: Locate Dreamweaver Interface Elements Topic 1C: Customize the Interface

LESSON 2: INITIATING A WEBSITE

Topic 2A: Identify the Elements of a Project Plan Topic 2B: Determine the Workflow of a Web Project Topic 2C: Define a Website Topic 2D: Create a Document

LESSON 3: DESIGNING WEB PAGES

Topic 3A: An Introduction to Cascading Style Sheets Topic 3B: Format a Web Page Topic 3C: Identify Copyright and Citation Requirements Topic 3D: Insert Images Topic 3E: Insert Tables Topic 3F: Import Data from Other Applications Topic 3G: Organize Files and Folders

LESSON 4: CREATING REUSABLE SITE ASSETS

Topic 4A: Create and Use Library Items Topic 4B: Update Library Items Topic 4C: Use Snippets Topic 4D: Create a Template

LESSON 5: WORKING WITH LINKS

Topic 5A: Create Hyperlinks Topic 5B: Create Anchors Topic 5C: Create Email Links Topic 5D: Create Image Maps Topic 5E: Create Image Link Rollovers

LESSON 6: UPLOADING A WEBSITE

Topic 6A: Validate a Website Topic 6B: Upload Files onto a Site