Langara Outlines

PUBL 2016: Courses Overview

Here is a basic breakdown of the rough thematic concerns of the three web classes in the Publishing program this summer.

PUBL 1220: WEB DESIGN FUNDAMENTALS

  • HTML & CSS Basics
  • Web Typography Hosted Fonts / Layout
  • Graphics for the Web
  • Responsive Web Design
  • Mobile First
  • Tables, Forms, Integrating JavaScript

PUBL 1230: ADVANCED WEB DESIGN

  • Production Efficiency: CSS Preprocessors
  • WordPress & Content Management Systems in General
  • WordPress: Setup, Users, Themes, Plugins, Etc
  • MAMP: Setting up a test server environment
  • WordPress Theme Building: Child Themes
  • WordPress Template Hierarchy
  • WordPress Template Tags
  • WordPress BackUp & Restoration
  • WordPress Security
  • WordPress Security, pt 2, pt 3, etc

PUBL 1235: WEB PRODUCTION 1

  • Production of LangaraPRM.com
  • Web Production Roles / Jobs:
    UX Specialist
    Content Specialist
    Graphic Designer
    Front-End Designer
    Developer
    Quality Assurance
  • Web Production Process:
    Learn /  Plan / Design / Code / Launch /Maintain
    Stakeholder Interviews
    Requirements Research
    Project Definition
    Wireframe / Architecture
    Mockup / Prototype
    Development
    Testing
    Launch
    Maintenance
  • Documentation: Web Style Guides
Standard