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CSS for Web Design

Time limit: 90 days

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Full course description

This course will introduce basic features of Cascading Style Sheets, or CSS. CSS is a versatile programming language that is used to style web pages by specifying how HTML and XML documents should appear. CSS makes it possible to control the presentation of elements on a page, including their color, dimensions, position, and behavior. A series of lab exercises provide students with opportunities to practice the tools and concepts they learn throughout the course.

Learning Outcomes

  • Use selectors and declarations to create CSS rules
  • Write and link an external style sheet to a webpage
  • Apply color to page elements using a variety of color systems
  • Create single and multiple classes to style elements
  • Select a variety of fonts and apply sizing to different page elements
  • Apply width and height to elements on a page
  • Describe the Box Model and style elements through the use of margins, padding, and borders
  • Arrange elements using float and apply the clear property
  • Create vertical and horizontal navigation bars on a webpage
  • Apply both link and user-action pseudo-classes
  • Create responsive layouts using Flexbox
  • Explore the use of drop shadows, drop caps, and other creative effects
  • Explain the importance of inheritance, rule order, and the box model

Key Features

  • Mobile-friendly
  • Audio-enabled
  • Badge and credit-awarding
  • Real-world case studies
  • Fully accessible
  • Games & Flashcards
  • Expert-supported
  • Video content

IACET CEUs: 0.3 | SHRM PDCs: 3
(Contact Hours: 3 hours)