MMC 6950 - Mass Communication Capstone: Web Design and Online Communication

3 Credits

This course introduces the student to website creation, website deployment, and hosting. Through a historical understanding of the progression of web technologies, the students will gain the foundation to clearly understand the principles of web design. In this course, the students will learn to utilize the latest programming tools like Visual Studio Code (VS Code), GIT, and essential terminal commands. Additionally, the students will learn best practices for search engine optimization (SEO) and international standards for accessibility (World Wide Web Consortium [W3C]) as they apply to HyperText Markup Language (HTML), Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), and JavaScript.

Prerequisites: Students must have all core courses completed with a grade of B or above and be in their final semester.