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Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 6-8 hours/week...

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Subtitles: English, Hindi

Skills you will gain

Web DesignHtmlJavaScriptCascading Style Sheets (CCS)

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

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Approx. 11 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 6-8 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English, Hindi

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

Week One: Introduction

2 videos (Total 13 min), 11 readings, 1 quiz
2 videos
Portfolio Options6m
11 readings
Special Announcement for New Capstone Students10m
Important FAQs10m
Help us learn more about you!10m
Portfolio Objectives10m
Portfolio Requirements10m
Building your site from scratch10m
Building your site from a template10m
Building your site using a framework10m
Portfolio Grading Rubric10m
Previous Week One Office Hours10m
Extra Resources10m
Week
2
1 hour to complete

Week Two: Design Phase

4 readings
4 readings
Wireframes/Design Sketches10m
Previous Week Two Office Hours10m
Assessing the Design Sketches10m
Notice for Auditing Learners: Assignment Submission10m
6 hours to complete

Week Two: Design Phase: Lesson Choices

3 quizzes
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Week Three: Review and Preparation Phase

8 videos (Total 53 min), 6 readings
8 videos
Using the WAVE Tool6m
Utilizing Developer Tools5m
Sticky Footers10m
Embedding a Google Calendar5m
Using Bootstrap to Add a Carousel7m
Adding a Lightbox Plugin5m
Font Awesome5m
6 readings
Previous Week Three Office Hours10m
WebAIM quick reference10m
OPTIONAL: Recent article on accessibility10m
The Safari Web Inspector Guide10m
Firefox Developer Tools10m
Preparing your Images10m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Week Four: Coding Phase

2 videos (Total 10 min), 2 readings
2 videos
Uploading Files to Your Account using Byethost6m
2 readings
Working "locally"10m
Previous Week Four Office Hours10m
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Top reviews from Web Design for Everybody Capstone

By DDMar 14th 2018

Whoa! I finally completed it! Thanks to the Professor and teaching staff for all the help! This is a fabulous course and I would definitely recommend it to anyone interested in web development. :)

By MMMar 23rd 2019

I have built a real, properly-looking and functional, responsive website! The first ever in my life. So, this is a truly empowering course (after completing all the rest in the spec, of course)

Instructors

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Colleen van Lent, Ph.D.

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Charles Russell Severance

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About University of Michigan

The mission of the University of Michigan is to serve the people of Michigan and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and in developing leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future....

About the Web Design for Everybody: Basics of Web Development & Coding Specialization

This Specialization covers how to write syntactically correct HTML5 and CSS3, and how to create interactive web experiences with JavaScript. Mastering this range of technologies will allow you to develop high quality web sites that, work seamlessly on mobile, tablet, and large screen browsers accessible. During the capstone you will develop a professional-quality web portfolio demonstrating your growth as a web developer and your knowledge of accessible web design. This will include your ability to design and implement a responsive site that utilizes tools to create a site that is accessible to a wide audience, including those with visual, audial, physical, and cognitive impairments....
Web Design for Everybody: Basics of Web Development & Coding

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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