Beginners
Web Design Course

If you have no previous experience or if you want to refresh your knowledge then this course is perfect for you.

Are you curious to learn and discover how a website is built?

If you have no previous experience or if you want to refresh your knowledge then our Beginners Web Design course is perfect for you. This course will take you through each aspect of design and development step-by-step.

Course Objectives

During the course you will learn how websites are created from the ground up using technologies such as HTML and CSS. By week 6 you will have created a website using industry-ready processes.

Is this course for me?

We have a maximum of 5 students per class. This means there is more focus on each individual. The structure of the course is designed so that everyone can learn at a comfortable pace.

After week 6 you will be awarded with a certificate. You can hang this on your wall and feel proud of your achievement.

  • Week 1 - Introduction

    • How to be organised and why its important
    • What is HTML and why do we use it?
    • Structure of HTML markup language
    • How to create a file for the web
    • Semantics - why is it important
    • HTML Validation
  • Week 2 - Visual

    • IDs and Classes and why we use them
    • Introducing Cascading Stylesheets (CSS)
    • How to style web pages and what to look for
    • How to prepare images for the web and the different filetypes
  • Week 3 - Layouts

    • Layouts, using floats and inline elements
    • Various methods of using colour on your web page
    • Additional CSS
  • Week 4 - Go live!

    • Building a site from start to finish
    • What is FTP and why do we use it?
    • A guide on Hosting and domains
  • Week 5 - Mini project

    • Mini project - its over to you!
  • Week 6 - Q&A / Next steps

    • What to do next after the website is built
    • Introduction to jQuery
    • Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
    • Further web development tools
    • A guide on how to find freelance work and clients

What others say

Here are a few of their comments:

"Dean was a great instructor and really helped me to understand the fundamentals in web design in a clear and concise way. Web design no longer seems to be such a scary place now."
J. Jones
"From the beginning, the course layout and aims were made clear. I liked the relaxed feel and felt I could ask questions at anytime.

I really enjoyed the course with Dean and would recommend him as a tutor."
R. Louca
"The course gave me everything I needed to start creating great looking websites. Dean taught the course in a very clear manner, was patient and provided all the support to make the lessons enjoyable and practical. High recommended if you want to start creating websites from scratch"
M. Willey

Why choose Pebble Designs?

The web design courses are run by D&AD award winning Freelancer Dean Hodges. Dean has been freelancing for nearly 8 years and working in the industry for 13. The material he teaches is industry standard and practices every day.

Time:

6:30 - 9pm

Duration:

6 weeks (1 evening a week)

Cost:

£295 (includes VAT)
£150 deposit required to reserve your place.

Dates:

Brighton - Tue 9 Oct
0 places left.
Brighton - Tue 15 Jan
5 places left.

Location (Brighton):

Tower Point, 44 North Rd, Brighton BN1 1YR

Please note location and date could change based on the number of participants. Minimum number of course attendees to run are 3.
"From the beginning, the course layout and aims were made clear. I liked the relaxed feel and felt I could ask questions at anytime.

I really enjoyed the course with Dean and would recommend him as a tutor."
R. Louca

Enquire:

If you have any questions or want to find out more about our courses please use the form below or call 07875 930733

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