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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the CSS Basics Certificate in collaboration with The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) - W3Cx. Learn how to take your Web pages from bland to bold with the power of CSS styling. 

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Overview

This CSS Basics Certificate is part of W3C's "Front-End Web Developer" Professional Certificate offered by EdX in partnership with The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) - W3Cx.

Have you just begun your journey into Web development? This course will introduce you to the basics of Web design and teach you how to style your Web site for a professional look and feel.

The Microsoft team and experts from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) will guide you step-by-step in using the latest Web standards to structure your content and presentation like a professional. In this course, you will explore numerous CSS features to help you control the look and feel of your site such as colors, fonts and layout. By the end of the course, you should understand all the fundamental elements of CSS and how to use them effectively.

It is recommended that you are at least a little familiar with HTML before taking this course, but we will be providing you with the HTML code when necessary.

What you'll learn

  • Basic selection of CSS properties
  • Fundamental CSS selectors
  • Designing page layout through relative positioning with CSS
  • Best practices in Web design

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

Module 1: Getting started with CSS

  • Why is CSS important?
Module 2: Building CSS rules
  • HTML review
  • Building a CSS rule
  • Attaching CSS to HTML using selectors
  • Applying styles using CSS properties
Module 3: Specific HTML targeting with CSS selectors
  • What is CSS?
  • Using HTML classes and IDs
  • CSS pseudo-classes
  • Combining selectors

Module 4: Layout and positioning

  • The basics of layout
  • Floating elements
  • Relative positioning
Module 5: Designing your Web site for your audience
  • The basics of design
  • Designing for your audience
  • Why accessibility is important
  • Why internationalization is important
  • Historical Web design trends
  • Current Web design trends

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 35 days
    • 5 hrs/week

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Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Level: Introductory

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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  • National

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 35 days.

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Funding

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