COM 4010: Web Design


This course will explore the basics of designing and developing functioning web pages. Students will also examine effective interface design and target marketing along with client development, user experience, and usability. Software requirements: Adobe CC Hardware requirements: Mac computer or Windows compatible computer with specifications found at


  1. Analyze the steps for creating websites from concept of design to implementation.
  2. Evaluate the target audience experience in web design to produce better end projects.
  3. Evaluate solutions in web design to determine if it suits the intended purpose.
  4. Examine existing websites, deconstructing the elements that work and those that do not.
  5. Create your own web design projects based on web design concepts and techniques.


  1. COM 1010
  2. COM 1020
  3. COM 2010


Web design: Introductory (Rev: 6th ed.)

Publisher: Cengage Learning (2018)
Author: Campbell, J. T.
ISBN: 9781337277938
Price: $147.37

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