ART 323 Spring 2015

Web Design

Schedule


January

Day 1 – Mon 1/12

Introduce About Me Page
Tools and Resources
HTML

Day 2 – Wed 1/14

CSS
Layout

Mon 1/19

No class

Day 3 – Wed 1/21

About Me Page Due
Introduce Animal Info Page
Domain and Hosting
Uploading and FTP

Day 4 – Mon 1/26

Images

Day 5 – Wed 1/28

Animal Info Page Due
Introduce Practice Layouts 1
Layout Revisited


February

Day 6 – Mon 2/2

Introduce One Page Site
Purpose

Day 7 – Wed 2/4

Practice Layouts 1 Due
Process and Design

Day 8 – Mon 2/9

Practice Quiz: Introduction, Chapter 1
Web Typography
Web Inspector and Code Validation

Day 9 – Wed 2/11

Work Day

Day 10 – Mon 2/16

Class canceled

Day 11 – Wed 2/18

Class canceled

Day 12 – Mon 2/23

One Page Site Due/Critique
Quiz 1: Chapters 2-4
Introduce Client/Developer Site
Structure and Site Maps

Day 13 – Wed 2/25

Navigation Menus and Relative Links
Rounded Corners
Transparency
CSS Gradients
Box and Text Shadows


March

Day 14 – Mon 3/2

Quiz 2: Chapters 8, 10
Work Day

Day 15 – Wed 3/4

Class canceled

Day 16 – Mon 3/9

Client/Developer Site Due/Critique
Quiz 3: Chapters 11-12, 14 pp. 333-336
Responsive Design
Flexible Layouts

Day 17 – Wed 3/11

Introduce Practice Layouts 2
Media Queries
Flexible Images

Mon 3/16

No class

Wed 3/18

No class

Day 18 – Mon 3/23

Introduce Restaurant Site

Day 19 – Wed 3/25

Practice Layouts 2 Due
Navigation Menus Revisited
CSS Filters and Transitions

Day 20 – Mon 3/30

Class canceled


April

Day 21 – Wed 4/1

Work Day

Day 22 – Mon 4/6

Quiz 4: Chapters 5, 16
Work Day

Day 23 – Wed 4/8

Restaurant Site Due
Introduce WordPress Child Theme
WordPress Setup
WordPress Basics
Web Inspector Revisited

Day 24 – Mon 4/13

Restaurant Site Critique
Work Day

Day 25 – Wed 4/15

Quiz 5: Chapters 13, 15
Work Day

Day 26 – Mon 4/20

Introduce Final Site
Audio and Video
SEO and Analytics
Embeddable Content

Day 27 – Wed 4/22

WordPress Child Theme Due/Critique
Work Day

Day 28 – Mon 4/27

Quiz 6: Chapters 9, 17-19
Work Day

Day 29 – Wed 4/29

Work Day


May

Final – Mon 5/4, 6-8pm

Final Site Due/Critique


Note: The information in this schedule is subject to change as needed.