Design a Web site to address loosely-defined requirements
Identify the key design features inherent within a requirements specification
Use planning tools and techniques to create a site map
Evaluate different design models and select the most appropriate to meet requirements.
Use web development tools to build (X)HTML- and CSS-based websites
to address well-defined specifications
Describe the use of (X)HTML to develop websites
Describe how to use CSS to standardise the overall style of a website
Write the source code for a simple web page in clean XHTML according to a specification.
Write the source code for a CSS according to a specification
Explain the contextual application of a variety of web development tools
Explain the advantages and disadvantages of various web development methodologies and technologies
Understand the technology and tools needed to use multimedia in the context of a website
Explain the advantages and disadvantages of various types of multimedia file format
Explain the advantages and disadvantages of different types of multimedia element in relation to different contexts
Embed functional multimedia components in an (X)HTML site
Develop test strategies and apply these to a Web site
Develop and apply a test strategy consistent with the design
Determine expected test results
Record actual test results to enable comparison with expected results
Analyse actual test results against expected results to identify discrepancies
Investigate test discrepancies to identify and rectify their causes
Explain the need for testing on different platforms and browsers
Understand the need for Web standards
Explain the role of the W3C
Explain W3C standards and their application in site coding
Discuss web accessibility and usability issues from the viewpoint of an IT professional.
Understand the concepts associated with using the Internet and the World Wide Web for business
Explain the underlying physical and operational properties of the Internet and World Wide Web, including the difference between the two.
Discuss the Internet and the Web as a business tool, including (but not limited to) as a tool for communications, research, sales and marketing.
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of various internet-based models, in different contexts
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of various eCommerce models, in different contexts