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Web Design QQI L5 (5N1910)


Want to understand how websites work (technical stuff!) and how to build your own website (practical stuff!) , then this course is for you!

 The course will discuss concepts relating to the principles of web design using Kompozer..

Who should complete this course?

  • People new to HTML & websites who wish to acquire up-to-date skills in web design.
  • People working in a marketing role, in a company, or in an agency, who wishes to acquire web design and web management skills.
  • Business owners who wish to take advantage of the web to promote their business.
  • Students may take QQI -Level 5 Web Authoring

 Course Outline


  1. Discuss the development of HTML and CSS to include the evolution of each version of the standards

  2. Comment on the use, purpose and attributes of a range of HTML tags and the web browsers that support their use

  3. Explore the currently available development and editing tools for generating HTML tags and CSS style sheets

  4. Discuss the principles of good website design to include target market, site objectives, navigation solutions, site structure, user interface and access speeds

  5. Investigate currently available web authoring tools to include desktop publishing programs, website management systems and webpage builders

  6. Discuss the maintenance of evidence for a web authoring project to include documenting relevant research, hardware and software specifications and website evaluation

  7. Plan an appropriate design and user interface for a specified website to include documenting each stage of the development process and the selection of an appropriate web authoring tool

  8. Employ HTML tags in the construction of web pages and sites for an identified audience that conform to W3C standards and correspond to a given design

  9. Use CSS in the construction of web pages and sites for an identified audience that conforms to W3C standards and correspond to a given design

  10. Test website functionality to include an examination of browser compatibility and the resolution of any functional issues encountered during testing 

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