Illus Tools J: Build Website

In the modern world of illustration, having a significant web presence is essential to having a successful career. Illustration Tools J teaches the practice of web design from the ground up. The class begins with handcoding in HTML and CSS, and continues with PHP, CMS integration, and social media. The class culminates with a final project: creating a portfolio site, an accompanying blog and ancillary social media to create a diverse and comprehensive online presence. The class focuses not only on technical craft, but design theory, search engine optimization, best practices, and web standards. Adobe Photoshop skills are required. Mandatory for Illustration majors