AAD 0087. Content Management Systems for Designers

Units: 3
Prerequisite: Completion of AAD 85 with grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Completion of AAD 86 with grade of "C" or better
Hours: 90 (36 lecture, 54 laboratory)
Intermediate level course in front-end Web development and design with a focus on using CMS (Content Management Systems). Students learn how to install a CMS; work on a local server for development; enhance the site functionality with plugins, widgets, and themes; customize the appearance of the site to meet brand requirements; manage visitor interactions; and manage updates and security issues. (CSU)