Learn the fundamentals of web development with HTML5 and CSS3 with hands-on practice creating 3 amazing, well designed websites from scratch!
Learn the fundamentals of web development with HTML5 and CSS3 and learn early on how to apply meaningful structure to content.
The course assumes that you have absolutely no previous knowledge of HTML or CSS. The first section of the course establishes that HTML is nothing more than fancy structured content and the visual formatting of that content will come later with CSS.
The following section focuses on presentation: Painting your HTML to make it look nice using CSS. Here, we cover the bare essentials of CSS - just enough to get you started.
Finally, in the last section, we look into the general concept of how to make a website or webpage available on the internet for all to see. Subjects like hosting server, domain names, DNS are covered in broad terms to get you familiarize on what it takes to produce a "live" site.
Senior System Software Specialist and Full-Stack Developer with 30+ years of experience developing websites and mobile and web applications for such companies as NYU Medical Center, Boston Institute of Technology, Chrysler Corp, Health RX Scripts Pharmacy and many more.
With such a successful and rewarding career, my passion lately has focused on helping minority and women-led small businesses to reach equal technology footing in order to have a viable chance to survive in the long run and passing on the knowledge accumulated over my career to the next generation, specially young students in the Caribbean, so they too can grow to have a future career as rewarding as mine.
Akilah received her Bachelor's of Science in Psychology and her Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of West Indies. She has worked in the field of Social Services for over 5 years and has volunteered and interned throughout as well.
Professionaly, she provides guidance to students to assist with instilling various character traits, life skills and values.
During her spare time she enjoys gardening and mysterious movies.