Introduction to Web Technologies

Learn the building blocks of web design. Register now and start anytime.

10 hours

About this course

Take your technical skills to the next level with this hands-on web technologies short course for beginners. You will be introduced to the fundamental building blocks of the web such as; Hyper-Text Markup Language (HTML), Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), and JavaScript (JS). Learn about the history and evolution of the world wide web and gain a high-level understanding of the roles that HTML, CSS, and JS play in creating web pages. With easy-to-follow lessons, you'll get an opportunity to create a simple web page and equip yourself with the technical understanding of web technologies.

On completion of this course, you will receive a digital Certificate of Completion as well as a credential point to support your further study. This course is one of several courses that comprise the Professional and Industry Skills suite.

Who should do this course?

This course is ideal for anyone looking to gain a foundational understanding of web technologies and its technical applications. This course is well suited to anyone interested in exploring the exciting field of web technologies, including students, aspiring web designers, developers, and anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Course Structure

This self-directed course provides 10 hours of online learning. You will have up to six months to access the materials and complete the course once you register, ensuring this course is adaptable to your lifestyle and work requirements.

What you will learn

As part of the course, you will be able to:

  • Read and edit HTML and CSS code
  • Understand how simple webpages are structured and function
  • Learn how to use basic browser tools to inspect or debug your code
  • Understand the importance of web accessibility
  • Develop a strong foundational knowledge to pursue web development

Put theory into practice with engaging hands-on activities that build your skill level and support deeper understandings

Expand your career horizons and gain exposure to key web technologies

Informed by community and industry practitioners

Receive a Certificate of Completion and a credit point towards further study

Behind this course

This short course has been developed by experienced educators, industry leaders and skilled professionals, ensuring you receive an up-to-date and well-rounded short course. Utilising community and industry consultation, you’ll complete this course with the information and understanding demanded by modern industry, well-equipped for whatever you do next. Built with flexible learning options, this short course has been designed to fit into your schedule, with the learning to be flexible, engaging and practice based.

Studying this short course can provide you with credit points for the elective unit "Industry Skills in Practice". For more information, please contact the unit coordinator.