The Summer 2021 version of IAT-339Web Design & Development (IAT-339)
Important information for an overview of Web Design & Development.
Class-wide announcements made over the term.
- Welcome to IAT-339 (May 12 - May 13)
- Starting your style guides (May 13 - May 20)
- Styleguide tuning (May 20 - May 27)
- Getting git (May 27 - June 3)
- Starting templates (June 3 - June 10)
- Brick by brick (June 10 - June 17)
- Content websites (June 17 - June 24)
- Wrapping up P2 (June 24 - July 8)
- P2 in-lecture testing (July 6)
- Portfolio-ing (July 8 - July 15)
- Coding quiz preparation (July 15 - July 22)
- Portfolio reviews (July 22 - July 29)
Projects and exercises
Course-work for the term.
Longer and more complex.
For coding practice and feedback.
Written reflections on reading content. Only four required over the term.
- From May 13 to May 20.
- From May 20 to May 27.
- From May 27 to June 3.
- From June 10 to June 17.
- From June 17 to June 24.
- From July 8 to July 15.
- From July 15 to July 22.
- From July 29 to Aug 5.
Course code tutorial files and links to live 'playgrounds' for completed tutorials.
Introduction to HTML.
Introduction to CSS.
Introduction to CSS grids.
Introduction to CSS positioning.
Responsive Images Tutorial
Introduction to responsive images.
Introduction to JS.
All lectures slides for Summer 2021.
The Interwebs (May 13)
An overview of the course, some fundamentals when thinking about design on the web, and an introduction to semantic markup.
Styling the Webs (May 20)
Thinking about our websites as modular components and the fundamentals of styling websites.
Like Building Blocks (May 27)
More depth on styleguides, as well as thinking and building responsive structures online..
The Utility Belt (June 3)
Approaches for debugging code and an introduction to git.
Devices and their Fickle Owners (June 10)
Thinking about how users use websites, and more options for laying out your site.
Usefulness (June 17)
More depth on accessibility and usability online.
Content is Key (June 24)
Being the Unicorn (July 8)
Portfolios... just portfolios.
The Grey Zone (July 15)
Ethics, web design and development.
The Coding Quiz (July 22)
This entire lecture will be our time for completing the coding quiz.
Turning it to 11 (July 29)
Speed optimization for websites and course take-aways.
Debugging Day (Aug 5)
As the title suggests we'll spend this lecture helping you debug your final projects.