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Diploma in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript

Learn how to develop an interactive web page using HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript with this free online course.

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With high quality web programming skills, you can build a career in almost any company anywhere in the world. If you want to gain these skills, this free Diploma in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript course will be a great first step for you. It will first teach you how to create and style an HTML5 web page using CSS3. You will then gain a clear understanding of the HTML5 you wrote. But wait a minute. What is HTML5? And what is CSS3?





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HTML5 is used to define the content of web pages while CSS3 is used to specify the layout and style of web pages. With this course, you will learn how master both of these tools. You will then learn how to use JavaScript to program the behavior of web pages. The course will also teach you how to work with paragraphs, text, figures, images, lists, and tables as well as define the structure of your document in an orderly manner.

Next, you will learn how to create forms and use HTML5 enhancements as well as use CSS3 selectors to style web pages. The course will also cover HTML5 canvas, video, and SVG elements and discuss JavaScript programming concepts. Soon, you will be able to write a JavaScript application. The Document Object Model which defines the logical structure of a document will also be covered. You will then learn all about the jQuery, which is a fast, small, and feature-rich JavaScript library.

Building an HTML5 and CSS3 website can seem very intimidating. With this free online course, things will become a lot easier. This course will be of great interest to anyone who would like to learn about HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript coding techniques to enhance both the interactivity and functionality of their web pages. So, get started with this course today, and improve your computer skills and résumé in just a few short hours.

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Module 1: Using HTML5 and CSS3 to Build a Web Page

Module 2: Using HTML5 and CSS3 to Format a Web Page

Module 3: Working with Forms

Module 4: Using CSS3 Selectors to Style Web Pages

Module 5: HTML5 Canvas, Video and SVG Elements

Module 6: Diploma in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript - First Assessment

Module 7: Writing your First JavaScript Application

Module 8: JavaScript Programming Concepts

Module 9: JavaScript and the Document Object Model

Module 10: Introduction to jQuery

Module 11: Diploma in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript - Second Assessment

Module 12: Diploma in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript - Final Assessment

Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course you will be able to: - Build an example of a real world HTML5 and CSS3 web page; - Describe the semantics behind many HTML5 tags; - Explain the function of CSS Selectors, Properties, Syntax etc.; - Explain the difference between content and presentation on web pages; - Describe the three types of lists in HTML5; - Describe the elements for creating tables; - Create a correctly formatted form using the form element; - Identify and use different types of CSS3 selectors to style web pages; - List CSS Styles in cascading order of precedence; - Identify and use inline and block style HTML5 elements; - Describe how to embed a video using the video element; - Describe how to work with HTML5 Canvas; - Describe how to work with Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) in HTML5. - Declare a variable in JavaScript; - Write a function in JavaScript; - List HTML5 events and link them to JavaScript methods; - List and use conditional statements in JavaScript; - List and use JavaScript equality operators; - List and use JavaScript loops; - Format and use arrays in JavaScript; - Describe the types of scope in JavaScript; - Link web pages to external JavaScript files; - Describe what the Document Object Model (DOM) is; - Describe how JavaScript can interact with the DOM; - Describe the advantages of working with jQuery; - Describe how to link a web site to jQuery plugin library; - Describe how to write the correct syntax for writing jQuery selectors, methods and events; - List the characteristics of unobtrusive JavaScript; - Describe the syntax rules for JavaScript Object Notation (JSON).


All Alison courses are free to enrol, study and complete. To successfully complete this Diploma course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this Diploma course, you have the option to acquire an official Diploma, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world. Your Alison Diploma is:

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An indication of your commitment to continuously learn, upskill and achieve high results
An incentive for you to continue empowering yourself through lifelong learning

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