Media Arts and Technologies @ MiraCosta College


Mat 125 | Web Design 1: Fundamentals

3 Units
Advisories: Basic computer experience, CSIT 100 or equivalent
Prerequisites: None
Acceptable for Credit: CSU
Lecture 2.5 hours, Laboratory 1.5 hours

In this course you will learn to build web pages from the ground up, using HTML and XHTML, including interface design, effective images, backgrounds, and animation techniques. You'll implement CSS style sheets and Javascript, upload your final web site to a web server, and maintain it using FTP. You will also learn the management techniques for personal Web sites, browser and platform issues, as well as the basics of network protocols.

Web design skills are required component in the designers toolbox and are directly applicable to many courses in MAT, and MAT125 is one of the foundation courses within MAT. It is recommended that you complete this course within your first semester in MAT, or as soon as possible after that.

Formerly IMT 125.