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CP5638 - Web Design and Development

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

This subject is an introduction to Web design and development using modern, standards-driven practices and user-centred design principles. Students will explore how the Web works, considering both good and bad design and the need for following standards and best practices. Students will learn to use client-side technologies including HTML, CSS and JavaScript to develop interactive websites. Students will perform user experience design and testing processes to improve the usability, accessibility, and pleasure of websites for users and to satisfy the requirements of a project's stakeholders.

Learning Outcomes

  • apply user-centred design principles and methods;
  • demonstrate best practices in creating standards-based websites;
  • apply HTML, CSS and JavaScript to develop interactive websites;
  • apply user experience design and testing.

Subject Assessment

    Special Assessment Requirements

    None

    Inadmissible
    Subject
    Combinations:
    CP1406 CP1806 CP2010 NM2420 CV2400 NM2301 NM3901

    Availabilities

    Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
    Census Date 25-Mar-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 26 hours lectures
    • 24 hours practicals
    • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Masters-specific workshops focusing on UX and professional relations
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
    Census Date 08-Apr-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 56 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops/ Practicals (Masters-specific workshops focusing on UX and professional relations)
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
    Census Date 05-Aug-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 56 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops/ Practicals (Masters-specific workshops focusing on UX and professional relations)
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
    Census Date 02-Dec-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 56 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops/ Practicals (Masters-specific workshops focusing on UX and professional relations)
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 21
    Census Date 08-Apr-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 26 hours lectures
    • 24 hours practicals
    • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Masters-specific workshops focusing on UX and professional relations
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
    Census Date 05-Aug-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 26 hours lectures
    • 24 hours practicals
    • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Masters-specific workshops focusing on UX and professional relations
    • assessment and self-directed study

    JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
    Census Date 09-Dec-2021
    Workload expectations:

    The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

    • 26 hours lectures
    • 24 hours practicals
    • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Masters-specific workshops focusing on UX and professional relations
    • assessment and self-directed study

    Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.