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Responsive Web Design (9391.3)

Level: Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 1
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Design
Discipline: School of Design and the Built Environment

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    Unit Outlines

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    • Semester 2, 2019, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (191269) - View
    • Semester 2, 2018, ONLINE, BRUCE (178355) - View
    • Semester 2, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (178353) - View
    • Semester 2, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (178354) - View
    • Semester 2, 2017, ONLINE, BRUCE (164709) - View
    • Semester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (164707) - View
    • Semester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (164708) - View
    • Semester 2, 2016, ONLINE, BRUCE (162311) - View
    • Semester 2, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (162309) - View
    • Semester 2, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (162310) - View
    • Semester 1, 2015, ONLINE, BRUCE (147954) - View
    • Semester 1, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (145466) - View

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    Syllabus

    This unit introduces students to responsive web design - the concepts and practices of creating websites capable of adapting to an ever increasing variety of technological contexts. Students gain understanding of responsive concepts and practical techniques through the process of developing responsive layouts for desktop, tablet and mobile platforms using semantic html and advanced CSS. In addition to formal and aesthetic concerns, the unit demonstrates how responsive design strategies can support web standards and accessibility.

    Learning Outcomes

    On completion of this unit students will be able to:

    1. Demonstrate understanding of the principles and practices of responsive web design using advanced CSS;

    2. Demonstrate an ability to develop innovative web design solutions for multiple platforms;

    3. Demonstrate knowledge of accessibility concepts, techniques and web standards;

    4. Demonstrate critical understanding of design as a cultural activity; and

    5. Demonstrate an ability to conduct independent research, adapt and apply findings.

    Assessment Items

    Contact Hours

    3 hours

    Prerequisites

    None

    Corequisites

    None

    Assumed Knowledge

    Fundamental understanding of web design. Fundamental knowledge of graphic design and expertise with design software.

    Incompatible Units

    None

    Equivalent Units

    None



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