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Project 1: Developing a Static Website


Department of Information and Communications Technology
Enrollment in this course is by invitation only

Course Overview

This course will guide students step by step on how to create their first Static Website. First, to define the difference between static and dynamic websites and the different approaches to create a static one.

What You Will Learn

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

  • define the difference between static and dynamic websites
  • know the different ways to create static websites
  • create their first Static Website design using static site generator (Wordpress)
  • present their actual static website

Course Content

Week 1: Static vs Dynamic Website

13 Videos | 1 Activity

13 Videos

  • Welcome to the course!
  • Course Overview
  • What is a Static Website?
  • What is a Dynamic Website?
  • What are the Advantages and disadvantages of each type of website?
  • Summary

1 Activity

  • Exit Assessment

Week 2: How to Create Static Websites

6 Videos | 1 Activity

6 Videos

  • What are the different ways to create your static website?
  • What are the advantages of each option?
  • What are the disadvantages of each option?
  • What is Google Adwords?
  • Summary

1 Activity

  • Exit Assessment

Week 3: Your First Static Website

5 Videos | 1 Activity

5 Videos

  • Overview
  • What is Wordpress?
  • How to set up your WD
  • Basic steps in creating your Static Website in Wordpress
  • Summary

1 Activity

  • Exit Assessment

Week 4:Present your first working Static Website

4 Videos | 1 Activity

4 Videos

  • Overview
  • Create a static page
  • Present your website
  • Key Takeaways

1 Activity

  • Exit Assessment
  1. Course Number

    DICT-WD005
  2. Classes Start

    TBA
  3. Estimated Effort

    2 hrs./week (8 hours)
  4. Price

    Free