About this course

Course type Specialist
Course code ADDWCS6L1
Duration 1 Day

You want to create and maintain web pages for your website. The fundamental elements of a web page are HTML, XHTML, CSS, and some JavaScript. These technologies take some time to master. In this course, you will use Adobe Dreamweaver to create web pages while focusing on the content, styling, and design. As you construct the web pages, Dreamweaver will competently create the XHTML, CSS and JavaScript required. You will also maintain and administer your website with Dreamweaver's site and page management tools. The website and pages you create will reflect your content and design and will be professionally accurate for your site visitors.

Target Audience:

This course is designed for novice web designers, web developers, website designers, and graphic artists with some programming background who need to build simple websites and want to utilise the features of Adobe Dreamweaver CS6. The course covers the Adobe Web Communication using Dreamweaver CS6 objectives and can be used to help prepare students to take the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exam.

Prerequisites

  • Use a mouse
  • Type and use a keyboard
  • Navigate through Windows files and folders
  • Work with Windows minimise, maximise, open and close
  • Use a web browser (Internet Explorer or similar) address bar, forward, back and refresh buttons
  • Knowledge of HTML, XHTML and CSS an advantage, but not mandatory

Delegates will learn how to

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Identify basic web design concepts and customise the Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 interface
  • Build a website
  • Design web pages
  • Create reusable site assets
  • Work with different types of links
  • Upload a website

Outline

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Dreamweaver

  • Topic A: Web Basics
  • Topic B: The Dreamweaver Interface
  • Topic C: The Elements of Web Design
  • Topic D: Dreamweaver Help

Lesson 2: Creating a Website

  • Topic A: Plan the Website Project
  • Topic B: Use Design Tools to Plan the Website
  • Topic C: Set Up the Website in Dreamweaver

Lesson 3: Creating Web Pages

  • Topic A: Create Web Page Documents
  • Topic B: Add Head and Text Components to the Page
  • Topic C: Add Lists and Quotations
  • Topic D: Set Page Properties

Lesson 4: Using CSS

  • Topic A: Create Styles and Selectors with CSS
  • Topic B: Using CSS to Format a Web Page

Lesson 5: Inserting Images

  • Topic A: Insert Images
  • Topic B: Manage Image Properties with CSS

Lesson 6: Inserting Tables and Importing Content

  • Topic A: Table Tags and Properties
  • Topic B: Import External Data

Lesson 7: Creating Reusable Site Assets

  • Topic A: Create Reusable Site Assets
  • Topic B: Modify and Update Library Items
  • Topic C: Create and Use Page Templates

Lesson 8: Linking Web Pages

  • Topic A: Creating Common Hyperlinks to Site Pages
  • Topic B: Creating Links to Page Locations
  • Topic C: Creating Email Links
  • Topic D: Image Maps and Linking
  • Topic E: Navigation and Rollovers

Lesson 9: Sending the Website to the Web Server

  • Topic A: Validate the Website
  • Topic B: Upload Files to the Web Server

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Specialist Course

1 Day

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