CS 550 Introduction to Web Development With Dreamweaver and CSS
Course Syllabus
Professor Lynne O’Hanlon



Course Overview
Use Adobe Dreamweaver to develop, program and maintain websites.  Topics include Dreamweaver basics, Tables, CSS, Rollovers, Forms, publishing websites and programming websites using Javascript and XHTML.
Lectures will cover the web development tools and their applications available in such software as Dreamweaver, Fireworks and the use of Internet Browsers, such as Firefox and Internet Explorer.  Lecture material will be reinforced by in class demonstrations and lab activities including web page development utilizing all of the basic web page tools. A comprehensive capstone project that leads to the development of a complete, personal website will complete the lab activities. 


Student Learning Outcomes
At the end of the course, a student will be able to:
• Use a computer and web development software packages to create and manipulate various files for web page and web site development
• Understand and utilize Text, Images, Tables, Forms, and Cascading Style Sheets to develop web pages.
• Understand
and be able to upload and maintain files for a complete website.

Lab Policies:  You MUST adhere to the following lab policies
DO NOT plug any personal device into a network jack
DO NOT plug any personal device into a power outlet
DO NOT unplug any cable from the classroom equipment
No food or beverages in the labs


Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Digital Classroom, by Jeremy Osborn and the AGI Creative Team, published by Wiley Publishing
ISBN: 978-1-118-12409-3


Tests and Lab Assignments
1 Midterm Exam/Project - 100 points
1 Final Exam/Project (Cumulative) - 100 points
Various Lab Assignments - 25 points each.
Late Assignments will have points deducted.
No lab accepted more than 2 weeks late.


Grade Scale:
A (90‑100%), B (80‑89%), C (70‑79%), D (60‑69%), F (0‑59%)


All students enrolled in this course are expected to do their own work.
Cheating (and copying the work of others) will not be tolerated. (See College Catalog and Schedule of Classes for College Policy on cheating.)


Attendance is required at Pierce College. Any student that has unexcused absences exceeding one week's worth of class time prior to the census date (Monday of the fourth week for semester-length classes) will be excluded. Roll will NOT be taken after the fourth week of the semester. I will exclude students prior to the census date. After the census date, it is the STUDENT'S responsibility to drop the class. Students can drop the class at any time through the last day to drop (see schedule of classes for last date to drop a class) in the Admissions Office, on-line, or by phone.
 Students should never rely on the instructor to exclude them.


Office Location:
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