About this course

Course code TP410
Duration 1 Day

You probably use the web everyday, but if asked to explain how apps work, what the cloud is or what exactly is meant by 'big data' would you be able to?

In an era of fast-moving digital communications and technological innovations, understanding how the web works is not only useful for your day-to-day work, it's imperative.

Prerequisites

Who Should Attend?

This course is for anyone in a digital role within an organisation or with responsibility for an aspect of digital performance and who feel they need a firmer grounding in how web sites actually work. It requires no previous knowledge of IT, computing or coding.

Delegates will learn how to

  • Understand key web technologies and their roles
  • Grasp technicalities and jargon that come with web technology
  • Have more informed conversations with developers
  • Manage web projects with increased confidence
  • Take your learnings and use them as a stepping-stone to a deeper understanding of web technology
  • Have a broad understanding of how software controls the web and the key differences between the different types of software
  • Have a broad understanding of how devices access the web and the key differences between the different types of devices
  • Have a broad understanding of emergent web technology and what is, and is not, likely to be it's impact
  • Understand key differences between good and bad practice in the management of web technology

Outline

Programme

Fast Track Web Technology is a one-day, intensitive exploration into the technology and processes that underpin the web.

Ideal for non-technical business professionals, from marketers to web teams, creatives to project managers, this course offers a fast track overview of the key technologies shaping the contemporary web:

  • Take a closer look at hardware (key differences between desktops, laptops, tablets, mobiles & servers)
  • Investigate software (key differences between scripting and coding, applications and apps, virtualisation and cloud).
  • Explore emerging trends in web technology and their impact (wearables and implantables, location and other context-sensitivities, big data).
  • Review the power of technology to transform the way organisations work.

Course Requirements: A wi-fi enabled laptop with Google Chrome browser is required for this course. If you cannot bring your own please contact us to reserve a rental laptop at a cost of £50 VAT.

1 Day

Duration

This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom

Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

Find dates and prices

Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0345 074 7998 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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