University of Leeds
How to Get Into Web Development
University of Leeds

How to Get Into Web Development

Taught in English


Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Amy Brereton
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Instructors: Amy Brereton

Beginner level
No prior experience required
4 hours to complete
3 weeks at 1 hour a week
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • Identify key web development technologies and understand challenges, including social, legal, and ethical concerns.

  • Recognise diverse web tech careers and their required skills.

  • Differentiate roles in website creation, discuss differences in back- and front-end development.

  • Explain common web languages and their applications.

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There are 2 modules in this course

This week, you'll begin with an introduction to the course. Then you'll learn about the various roles in web development and gain an insight into their work and responsibilities. Lastly in Week 1, you'll delve into the fundamentals of different web technologies and their applications in web development.

What's included

3 videos11 readings2 quizzes2 discussion prompts

This week, you will gain important insights into creating commercial websites, including protecting data and intellectual property. Then we will turn to the web development recruitment process and provide helpful tips to assist you in your job search.

What's included

3 videos10 readings1 quiz1 assignment3 discussion prompts


Amy Brereton
University of Leeds
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