WEB DESIGN

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Code
83831
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
12 credits during the 2nd year of 9913 DIGITAL HUMANITIES - COMMUNICATION AND NEW MEDIA (LM-92) SAVONA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
ING-INF/05
LANGUAGE
Italian (English on demand)
TEACHING LOCATION
SAVONA (DIGITAL HUMANITIES - COMMUNICATION AND NEW MEDIA)
semester
1° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course faces the problem of designing flexible, accessible and robust web applications.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Students will develop skills in creating effective user-centered web applications compliant to standards and following recent trends, based on the analysis of users’ needs, information architecture, usability and accessibility criteria, and functionalities.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Web technologies are pushing rapid changes in software solutions, also reflecting on society and humans' behaviours. The objective ot the course is making students aware of Web design issues.

Learning outcomes will be: understanding the role of technology in the evolution of Web design, knowing basics of HTML and CSS, understanding structures and concepts of layout design, using patterns, understanding development frameworks and CMS, developing prototypes.

PREREQUISITES

Basics in Computer Science

TEACHING METHODS

Active lectures
Laboratory activities

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

  • Basics on the Internet and the WWW (recall)
  • Web architecture   
  • Web design
  • Web trends
  • SEO
  • Project management  
  • Hands-on lab

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Teacher notes. 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: On lectures' days, at the Savona Universtity Campus. On appointment, at the Department DIBRIS in Genoa.   On appointment, via Teams.

Exam Board

MAURO COCCOLI (President)

GIANNI VIARDO VERCELLI

GIOVANNI ADORNI (President Substitute)

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Active lectures
Laboratory activities

LESSONS START

First semester 2020/2021

Class schedule

All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

At the end of the course, students will have to illustrate their project work.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

The project work aims to proving that the students have acquired Web design capabilities and skills in using tools.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
12/01/2021 11:00 SAVONA Scritto
19/01/2021 09:00 SAVONA Scritto
02/02/2021 10:00 SAVONA Scritto
17/02/2021 09:00 SAVONA Scritto
08/06/2021 10:00 SAVONA Scritto
09/06/2021 09:00 SAVONA Scritto
06/07/2021 10:00 SAVONA Scritto
07/07/2021 09:00 SAVONA Scritto
10/09/2021 10:00 SAVONA Scritto
15/09/2021 09:00 SAVONA Scritto