Semester Wrap Up

Additional Learning Resources

Assignment

Submit your final project. The project is due to me no later than December 12, 2017 at 10:00am.

JavaScript Libraries

Additional Reading and Study – Javascript 101

Assignment

Read the following Article on Progressive Enhancement. Send me an email (tswallace@ualr.edu) explaining progressive enhancement in your own words. Please discuss why it is important to use progressive enhancement and include a link to another article you found and read relating to the topic. Due before class Tuesday.

Bringing it all together

Individual Web Project

Choose one of the two micro-site projects and submit url to me by November 9, 2017.

Starter HTML

SpaceX Dragon

Segway Centaur

Assignment

Begin work on the Micro-site. You should have a good start on your main page template prior to class on Tuesday.

Image Optimization

Assignment

Create Banner image for your sample page in Gravit. The image should be as wide as your container div and between 80px and 200px tall and shoot for less than 40kb in size. Emailed tswallace@ualr.edu before class on Thursday. Have fun with this. You can make an image for anything. It could be a company, an event, a hobby etc. I’d like to see the following elements present in your design. Typographical Element, some sort of photographic element or vector artwork, and a consistent color scheme (Try Kuler).

Next class I’ll show you how to integrate this image into your template page properly. Please bring the file to class.

Image Editing

Assignment

Complete the following tutorials and submit the icon you create tutorial.

You should email this icon to me before class next Thursday. Late submissions will not be accepted. I do not expect you to perfectly replicate the icon in the tutorial but I would like to see a solid effort from each of you. This is a challenging assignment so I encourage you to not wait until the night before it is due. Good Luck!

HTML5 Structural Elements

Assignment

  • Create and Validate a prototype HTML document that includes examples of all HTML elements covered thus far. For a list of requirements view this page.
  • Upload to the server and send me the url. Send to tswallace@ualr.edu and before 9.21.17 (Will cover this on Thursday)

Introduction to HTML5

Assignment

Read (Quiz Material) Introduction to HTML

HTML Reference – Code Guide | Introduction to HTML

Introduction to HTML5

Assignment

Create a Codepen Account and experiment with it’s features.

Read (Quiz Material) Introduction to HTML

Structure, Content, Design, & Behavior

Assignment

Evaluate your favorite web site based on our discussion of Structure, Content, Design, and Behavior. This is a written assignment that should be emailed to me (tswallace@ualr.edu) no later than 8-29-17. Make sure you discuss the following elements: Site URL, An assessment of the Structure, Content, Design, and Behavior of the site, Things you like about the site, Things you would change.