i-Net+ Part 3: Web Site Development

This is the third course in a four part series that presents students with an overview of programming languages and database integration technologies. This course focuses on the basic HTML tags for Web site creation and Web site enhancement techniques; including adding interactivity style sheets and modern technologies. Web site testing and using search engines effectively are also covered.

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Audience

The intended audience for this course includes people working in entry-level Internet and e-commerce careers such as maintenance of Internet intranet and extranet infrastructure and services or the development of Web related content and applications. The audience may also include people working in non-technical Internet areas such as the marketing of Internet equipment or services or using the Internet extensively in their day-to-day work. A+ and Network+ certification would be helpful but not required prior to this curriculum. Learners are expected to be experienced end users with only novice to moderate level of experience in the infrastructure and configuration of internetworks and Web. This course will help candidates prepare for CompTIA exam IK0-002. In addition students should have taken the first two parts of this series 14186 and 14187.

Objective

  • Identify programming technologies used by Web servers and clients.
  • Match serverside programming languages with their characteristics.
  • Match clientside programming languages with their characteristics.
  • Identify guidelines for designing a Web site.
  • Identify uses of Web site design tools.
  • Identify features of HTML.
  • Identify uses of including clientside scripts in HTML.
  • Identify characteristics of VBScript.
  • Identify characteristics of JavaScript.
  • Identify considerations for dealing with browser incompatibility.
  • Identify checks to perform on an eCommerce site.
  • Identify characteristics of load testing a Web server.

Topics Include

Unit 1: Programming Languages and Databases

  • Identify programming technologies used by Web servers and clients.
  • Match server-side programming languages with their characteristics.
  • Match client-side programming languages with their characteristics.
  • Identify features of relational and non-relational databases.
  • Match technologies used to connect a Web server to a database with their characteristics.

Unit 2: Web Site Creation

  • Identify guidelines for designing a Web site.
  • Identify uses of Web site design tools.
  • Identify features of HTML.
  • Identify syntax for creating a basic HTML document structure.
  • Identify syntax for formatting an HTML document.
  • Identify syntax for aligning text.
  • Identify syntax for creating a table.
  • Identify syntax to format a table.
  • Identify the syntax for spanning rows and columns.
  • Identify characteristics of a form.
  • Identify syntax for creating a text box in a form.
  • Identify syntax for creating selection elements in a form.
  • Identify syntax for creating a submit button in a form.
  • Identify characteristics of a meta tag.
  • Identify considerations for using meta tags to help index your Web site.

Unit 3: Enhancing Your Web Site

  • Identify uses of including client-side scripts in HTML.
  • Identify characteristics of VBScript.
  • Identify characteristics of JavaScript.
  • Identify characteristics of multimedia files.
  • Match image formats with their characteristics.
  • Identify considerations for adding sound to a Web site.
  • Identify considerations for adding video to a Web site.
  • Identify considerations for using multimedia file formats that require a plug-in.
  • Identify characteristics of Dynamic HTML (DHTML).
  • Identify characteristics of the Document Object Model (DOM).
  • Identify characteristics of Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).
  • Identify considerations for adding style to an HTML document.
  • Identify characteristics of style sheet rules.
  • Identify considerations for using Extensible HTML (XHTML).
  • Identify capabilities of Extensible Markup Language (XML).
  • Identify characteristics of Wireless Markup Language (WML).

Unit 4: Launching Web Sites

  • Identify considerations for dealing with browser incompatibility.
  • Identify checks to perform on an e-commerce site.
  • Identify characteristics of load testing a Web server.
  • Identify issues that affect the accessibility of a Web site.
  • Identify features of a search engine.
  • Identify features of search indexes.
  • Sequence the steps in preparing a Web site for indexing.
  • Identify information required to register a Web site with a search engine.

Duration

8

Minimum Requirements

The CDROM version of this course requires:

  • At least a 486DX 33Mhz CPU.
  • Microsoft Windows 3.1 or higher and a Microsoft compatible mouse.
  • At least 8MB RAM.
  • At least VGA graphics capability with a minimum 512K video RAM (1MB video RAM recommended).
  • At least a double speed CDROM drive.
  • An MPC compliant sound card with attached speakers or headphones is recommended (Currently only the CDROM version supports audio).
The network version of this course requires:
  • At least a 486DX 33Mhz CPU.
  • Microsoft Windows 3.1 or higher and a Microsoft compatible mouse.
  • At least 8MB RAM and 22MB available hard disk space or file server space.
  • At least VGA graphics capability with a minimum 512K video RAM (1MB video RAM recommended).

Media

CDROM


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