Web development by Caftori

CS-300 Web Development

Client side

Taught by Netiva Caftori for the last time

Office: CLS 3025; tel: 773 442-4718

Welcome to our class!

Check also our blackboard

Check Web Warrior syllabus and old chapter presentations

~ After this course you could also apply for a web designer

Tentative Course Schedule
Week CS-300 Contents: Tu-Thur Quizzes, Assignments, Exams
1 July 5th, 2011
Introduction to the Web and Client-side (vs. Server-side) processing -
Student Survey, Textbook, Ground Rules - Static/Dynamic Web Pages - Client-Side Processing
- Course Software. Create 1st web page using HTML. See 1st assignment.
Read Chapter 1
1-(2) 7/7/11
- Introduction to HTML and XHTML - HTML Structure and Tags - Text, Character Tags, Graphics - Lists: ordered vs unordered, and definition lists - Tables Formatting - Hyperlinks
Read Ch 2. Do 1st assignment
2-(3) July 12th, 2011
XHTML continued and play jeopardie. Tables. Frameset. - Reading HTML from Web Sites - HTML Generators Forms - Client-side Scripts
Read chapters 5 and 11.

DreamWeaver or Visual Studio.Net
2-(4) 7/14/11
QUIZ1 - on old ch. 1. - Creating Client-side Scripts and JavaScript - Using Visual Studio or Dreamweaver (how to start?, albums, rollovers-look at the Italian:)
More JavaScript - Preview Chapter 3
Do assignment 2 and more according to what's given in class
3-(5)

7/19/11
More on DreamWeaver (Layers, Image maps) Teams keep on working. See more on forms

Prepare for Quiz 2 on ch. 2 -
Read ch. 3. Assignment 3a due
3-(6) 7/21/11
We may meet (again?) at the art tech room in FA. 226 for Photoshop.
assignment 3b is due.
Read ch. 4 Quiz 2.
4-(7) 7/26/11
Creating Cookies for those interested - Using Visual Studio - Script Debugger. First team presentation
Assignment 3c
Quiz 3 on ch. 3 -
4-(8) 7/28/11
More (midterm) team presentations.
Team Midterm page (assig. 4) - Quiz 4 on ch. 4.
Example of Flash
5-(9) Aug. 2nd, 2011
Flash. Dynamic HTML and animation Last team presentation. Individual projects presentations.
Assignment 4 and quiz 4 on ch. 4.
5-(10) 8/4/11
in-class open Exam
Read further on Flash. Keep working on your exam at home
6-(11) 8/9/11
Last day for summer I. Turn in your take-home exam if desired.
Present your individual project and exam.
Cascading Style Sheets.
6-16 End of SumerII -
No more classes. Enjoy the free time.
No more exams.. Have a nice summer:)...


Additonal activities for students

Grading philosophy

Assignments will count for 45% of your grade. Lowest grade will be dropped.
Quizzes and tests will count for 45% of your grade. Lowest grade will be dropped.
Participation in class/listserv discussion/presentation will count for 10%.

Old Chapter presentations

  1. Chapter 1
  2. Chapter 2
  3. Chapter 3
  4. Chapter 4
  5. Chapter 5
  6. Chapter 6
  7. Chapter 7
  8. Chapter 8
  9. Chapter 9
  10. Chapter 10
  11. Chapter 11
Don't send attachments

Older chapter presentations
  1. Chapter 1
  2. Chap. 2
  3. Chap. 3
  4. Chap. 4
  5. Chap. 5
  6. Chap. 6
  7. Chap. 7
  8. Chap. 8
  9. Chap. 9
  10. Chap. 10
  11. Chap. 11


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Lab Hours

All open labs are open

I do not guarantee these hours are current. Just make sure you do mostly university work there or net control will get you...:)

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