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Courses

Create fast interactive web applications with JavaScript and AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML) using the Document Object Model (DOM). AJAX is at the leading edge of modern Web 2.0 Technologies.Prerequisites: Web Publishing Skills, XML, and JavaScript, or equivalent.Note: Receive a 10% discount when you register for this course, XML Data Exchange, and JavaScript at the same time.

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50649 6 eve Th Mar 01, 2018 1830-2130 Finn Lander $375 Main Campus (Map)

In this course you will learn how to use Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and XHTML to produce a modern, tableless website layout. Topics include adding font styles to text, incorporating background images into elements, creating horizontal menus from unordered lists, and creating multi-column page layouts.Prerequisites: Website Design Introduction, Dreamweaver 1, or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50650 6 eve Th Mar 01, 2018 1830-2130 Andy Helmi $375 Main Campus (Map)

Explore exciting new CSS3 features to enhance the design of your website. Learn how to mimic Photoshop effects and blending modes in the browser. Use Responsive Web Design to create a website that adapts its layout to a wide range of devices, including mobile phones and tablets.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email rchow@langara.ca for details.

Building on the principles of the Website Design Introduction course, you will define and manage your websites in Dreamweaver the professional standard. Enhance your pages with images, backgrounds, tables, and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Conclude with a preview of templates, libraries, and Dreamweavers dynamic features.Prerequisites: Website Design Introduction or equivalent.

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50651 6 eve Mo Feb 26, 2018 1830-2130 Jennifer Harder $375 Main Campus (Map)

Continue to build your Adobe Dreamweaver skills with: Cascading Style Sheets, library items and templates. Further enhance your websites through the use of: advanced JavaScript, jQuery, HTML5 media, and forms. In addition, you will learn how to add Bootstrap Components to your websites.Prerequisites: Dreamweaver 1, advanced web design skills, or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email rchow@langara.ca for details.

Learn about new HTML5 features and other technologies that can significantly enhance your website and web applications. Topics include an overview of the new semantics, adding native audio and video, creating better web forms, geolocation, local storage of application data, and drawing with the canvas API.Prerequisites: Javascript or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50653 6 eve Mo Feb 26, 2018 1830-2130 David Arthur $375 Main Campus (Map)

Use Photoshop to mock up your website and learn how to use advanced drawing techniques to create impressive buttons, banners, backgrounds, and navigation bars. Youll also learn about page composition, negative space, graphical elements, and how to slice images for efficient downloading and exporting to Dreamweaver.Prerequisites: Photoshop 1 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50654 6 eve Tu Feb 27, 2018 1830-2130 Andy Helmi $375 Main Campus (Map)

Upload your files and folders from a local computer to a web server using FTP. Learn to create your HTML files and folder structure with naming conventions appropriate for a Linux/Unix or a Windows server.Prerequisites: Windows File Management or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50656 1 eve We Jan 03, 2018 1830-2130 Raymond Chow $49 Main Campus (Map)
50657 1 eve Tu Feb 20, 2018 1830-2130 Raymond Chow $49 Main Campus (Map)

Learn how to use the worlds most popular image editing program and its often confusing tools to optimize any digital image so that it looks its best. Learn how to create composites from multiple images and to incorporate text and scanned elements into your images.Prerequisites: Windows File Management, Computer Basics 1, or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email rchow@langara.ca for details.

Discover the power of PHP for emailing, folder, and file management, and use some of PHP's built-in features for data handling. Use PHP, mySQL and PHPMyAdmin to create dynamic, database-driven websites. Build a library of reusable PHP code as you work on practical hands-on projects. The final project is a dynamic PHP website that displays database information in HTML.Prerequisites: Programming Fundamentals.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50660 6 eve Tu Feb 27, 2018 1830-2130 Srikrishna Awatramani $375 Main Campus (Map)

Build upon your knowledge from PHP with advanced web applications. Partition your PHP 1 and HTML into reusable elements with Smarty (FastTemplate) Templates. Discover the object-orientated side of PHP and how it interfaces with XML (and XSLT), as well as dynamic imaging and graphing applications. Identify MySQL (PEAR DB) for database operations. The final project is a fully functioning PHP application incorporating these advanced features.Prerequisites: PHP 1 Web Programming, or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email rchow@langara.ca for details.

Learn the basics of programming from requirements to development, testing, and maintenance. Using PHP, youll explore the fundamentals of syntax, language elements, and SQL connectivity. Practice coding with variables, loops, arrays, and functions (and mySQL database input/output). This course will prepare you for further studies in other programming languages.Prerequisites: Windows File Management, Computer Basics, or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email rchow@langara.ca for details.

Content Management Systems (CMS) are the most exciting new technology in web publishing. Instead of needing a developer to re-code every update, a CMS enables users to update their content from any location. This course will use the Drupal CMS to teach installation and configuration as well as setting up and preparing end users for various levels of access.Prerequisites: Website Design Introduction or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email rchow@langara.ca for details.

Set up your site with Google Analytics to track its success and the effectiveness of your AdWords and other marketing campaigns. Improve your websites bottom line, whether that means more revenue or more visitors. Recommended for all web developers and SEO practitioners.Prerequisites: Website Design Introduction and Introduction to Analytics, or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50663 6 eve Tu Feb 27, 2018 1830-2130 Kenneth Buis $375 Main Campus (Map)

Are you ready to put into practice what you learned? This course provides participants with a unique opportunity at the conclusion of their studies to integrate the knowledge and various skills gained in our web technologies programs. Students will be able to manage the complete life cycle of a project while working collaboratively with an assigned facilitator, students from other disciplines (when available), and project team members.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50958 6 eve Th Jan 11, 2018 1830-2130 Zeal Yim $515 Main Campus (Map)
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Learn how to plan and break down a web project from initialization to launch while staying within budget. This course teaches business and interpersonal skills combined with the technical project management techniques required to manage todays IT projects.Prerequisites: Website Design Introduction or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50664 6 eve We Feb 28, 2018 1830-2130 $375 Main Campus (Map)

Learn all the fundamentals you'll need to publish a website. Topics include: domain registration, website planning, creating a storyboard, layout, and navigation considerations. You'll also learn the basics of HTML and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) to functional websites that are ready to publish online.Mandatory Prerequisite: Intro to FTP or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50666 6 mng Sa Jan 13, 2018 0900-1200 Andy Helmi $375 Main Campus (Map)
50665 6 eve Th Mar 01, 2018 1830-2130 $375 Main Campus (Map)

In this course you will learn about WordPress, one of the most popular content management systems (CMS) for the web. Topics include CMS introduction, installation and setup, content creation, administration, themes, plug-ins, and more.Prerequisites: Website Design Introduction or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50667 6 eve We Feb 28, 2018 1830-2130 Andy Helmi $375 Main Campus (Map)

Want to customize or add components to your WordPress website? This course will walk you through how to create a theme from scratch using the industry's best practices. Topics include: creating custom WordPress queries and page templates, adding custom navigation menus, creating widget-ready areas, and how to define and organize your website content using custom post types and taxonomies.Prerequisite: WordPress: Fundamentals or equivalent experience.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email rchow@langara.ca for details.

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Website design often starts in the professional layout tools of the Adobe Creative suite Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign. Through a series of practical assignments and projects youll learn to confidently navigate these often obscure programs. Raise your standard of web design with their sophisticated layout tools, professional typesetting, and both vector and raster art.Prerequisites: Windows File Management, Computer Basics 1, or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email rchow@langara.ca for details.

Take Facebook to new heights for business by engaging new customers and retaining old ones for longer. This course dives into Facebook News Feed Optimization (NFO), advertising, and building customized landing pages. Its focus is on distributing content and ads through Facebook.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email rchow@langara.ca for details.

Learn the basics of AdWords, the popular search engine marketing tool provided by Google. Topics include AdWords and search engine marketing basics, understanding pay per click advertising, setting up accounts, writing ads, and crafting campaigns. Connecting to analytics, common mistakes, reports, and choosing keywords, time and location settings, and landing pages will also be discussed.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50670 3 day Sa Mar 03, 2018 0900-1600 Andy Helmi $214 Main Campus (Map)

Learn the business of the Web and how to get your website to the top of search listings using the principles of search engine optimization (SEO). Other topics include social media, cross-linking, and branding for the web.Prerequisites: Website Design Introduction or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50672 3 eve Tu Jan 30, 2018 1830-2130 $214 Main Campus (Map)

Search marketing is the process of gaining traffic and visibility from search engines through both paid and unpaid efforts. It encompasses both Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and takes a combination of perfect coding, careful content development, specific navigation design, social media integration and relevant links to your site. Tracking your websites activity, a key component to marketing your websites will also be covered.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50673 6 eve Tu Feb 27, 2018 1830-2130 $375 Main Campus (Map)

Social media tools has revolutionized how business converse with their customers. Learn to leverage the power of word-of-mouth networks. In this course, analyze the role that common social media platforms play for business transactions and explore how to build meaningful relationships with your customers through the use of social media tools.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email rchow@langara.ca for details.

Set up your site with Google Analytics to track its success and the effectiveness of your AdWords and other marketing campaigns. Improve your websites bottom line, whether that means more revenue or more visitors. Recommended for all web developers and SEO practitioners.Prerequisites: Website Design Introduction and Introduction to Analytics, or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50663 6 eve Tu Feb 27, 2018 1830-2130 Kenneth Buis $375 Main Campus (Map)

Learn all the fundamentals you'll need to publish a website. Topics include: domain registration, website planning, creating a storyboard, layout, and navigation considerations. You'll also learn the basics of HTML and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) to functional websites that are ready to publish online.Mandatory Prerequisite: Intro to FTP or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50666 6 mng Sa Jan 13, 2018 0900-1200 Andy Helmi $375 Main Campus (Map)
50665 6 eve Th Mar 01, 2018 1830-2130 $375 Main Campus (Map)