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Website Design & Creation - Introduction (Intensive) (B00010-161703)

Availability: Yes

Price: £75.00 Click here for information on help with fees

Please note:
This Course has already started, please have a look at the alternative dates below or it may be possible to join some courses after the start date.

If you're interested in joining this course email to enquire.

Weekdays/Time: Sat (09:30 to 15:00)

Started: 22/04/2017 (Number of Weeks: 2)

End Date: 29/04/2017

Tutor Approval Required? No

Course Overview:

This course is designed for those of you who aspire to being web designers or would like to learn the skills to produce your own website by producing webpages from scratch. So if you want an intensive course to help develop your career or simply promote your ideas and interests using a website this a course for you.

How to Enrol:

For Information on how to enrol please click here

Entry Requirements:

You should be computer literate and have experience of using the Internet. Familiarity with file management is essential (you must be able to create a folder and navigate files and folders).

Course Content:

This 2 week intensive course introduces you to the principles of web design as well as using the basic technical skills to get started with producing a website.

The topics covered are:
Domain names and hosting (uploading) a website
An introduction to the NEW HTML 5 programming language
Introduction to Dreamweaver and its environment
Layout and create a simple web page structure
Add images and text to a webpage
Create links to email and linking web pages
Learn how to style a webpage in CSS (styling language)
Using the home page as a template

Assessment Methods:

Assessment is ongoing. You will complete classroom exercises which will inform you and the tutor of your progress.
The college uses a virtual learning environment (Moodle) which allows enrolled students to access the training materials remotely via the student intranet and an internet connection

Additional Information:

If you require further course information or advice & guidance that is not answered in this outline, please email You can also make an appointment for further information or tutor approval on our Information Days:
If you would like general information about the college, for example, fees & finance, funding, term dates or opening times please email or drop in to our main reception area at either site.

For information on course fees and how to get additional help to pay for them look at our How to Pay for Your Course section.

Bring To First Class:

Notepad, pen & folder for notes and handouts.
Memory stick.


If it is unavoidable that you miss a class you must notify the tutor at the earliest time. The tutor will endeavour to help you make up for the lost time, but the responsibility for this is with the student.

Further Study and Career Opportunities:

Other RACC short courses in:
Website Design & Creation - Intermediate
Search Engine Optimisation
Designing a Content Strategy for Social Media
Social Media for Business

Frequently Asked Questions:

How much homework will I need to do outside of class? No formal homework will be set but opportunities for self-directed study will be suggested by the tutor.
2. What will happen if I miss a class? If it is unavoidable that you miss a class you must notify the tutor at the earliest time. The tutor will endeavour to help you make up for the lost time, but the responsibility for this is with the student.
3. Do I need to be computer literate to be on this course? Yes. The course requires an existing level of knowledge/experience of using ICT eg. fluent with mouse & keyboard, familiarity with file management and Windows Explorer, familiar with basic Windows based applications (ie. MS Office), proficient with internet use, accessing websites, search engines etc.

Information Advice and Guidance:

If you are looking for assistance on a new career path, course choice or looking for further opportunities then speak to our Information Advice and Guidance team.


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