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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
  • recall 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

4 Videos | 1 Activity

4 Videos

  • Welcome to the course!
  • Static vs Dynamic Website
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of each type of website?
  • Summary

2 Activities

  • Recall Activity
  • Exit Assessment

Week 2: How to Create Static Websites

4 Videos | 2 Activities

4 Videos

  • How to Create Static Websites
  • What are the advantages of each option?
  • What are the disadvantages of each option?
  • Summary

2 Activities

  • Recall Activity
  • Exit Assessment

Week 3: Your First Static Website

3 Videos | 2 Activities

3 Videos

  • How to set up your WordPress dashboard?
  • Basic Steps in Creating Your Static Website in WordPress
  • Summary

2 Activities

  • Recall Activity
  • Exit Assessment

Week 4:Present your first working Static Website

4 Videos | 3 Activities

4 Videos

  • Present Your First Working Static Website
  • Making A Static Website: A Step-by-Step Guide
  • Key Takeaways

3 Activities

  • Recall Activity
  • Exit Assessment
  • Summative Exam
  1. Course Number

    DICT-WD005
  2. Classes Start

    TBA
  3. Estimated Effort

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

    Free