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Web Authoring 5N1910 QQI/FETAC Level 5

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to effectively use Hypertext Mark-up Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) standards and editors in the construction, testing and maintenance of web-pages and sites
This is an excellent course – designed for beginners – which provides all the skills required to design, build and publish a professional web site. The Web Design course is designed for anyone who wishes to learn a new skill which is interesting, rewarding and could lead to a new career.
Who should apply:
It is highly suited for those who are currently working with websites and wishes to acquire up-to-date skills in on-line marketing, e.g. web developers, web designers, content manager, web-masters.
Anyone working in a marketing role, in a company, or in an agency, who wishes to acquire on-line marketing skills.
Business owners who wish to take advantage of the internet as a marketing channel for their business.


Learners will be able to:
1 Discuss the development of HTML and CSS to include the evolution of each version of the standards
2 Comment on the use, purpose and attributes of a range of HTML tags and the web browsers that support their use
3 Explore the currently available development and editing tools for generating HTML tags and CSS style sheets.
4 Discuss the principles of good website design to include target market, site objectives, navigation solutions, site structure, user interface and access speeds
5 Investigate currently available web authoring tools to include desktop publishing programs, website management systems and web-page builders
6 Discuss the maintenance of evidence for a web authoring project to include documenting relevant research, hardware and software specifications and website evaluation
7 Plan an appropriate design and user interface for a specified website to include documenting each stage of the development process and the selection of an appropriate web authoring tool
8 Employ HTML tags in the construction of web pages and sites for an identified audience that conform to W3C standards and correspond to a given design
9 Use CSS in the construction of web pages and sites for an identified audience that conform to W3C standards and correspond to a given design
10 Test website functionality to include an examination of browser compatibility and the resolution of any functional issues encountered during testing
11 Recommend a course of action for the future upgrading, maintenance and testing of a website
12 Employ HTML and CSS code generators and evaluate their merits
13 Work independently to design, implement and maintain web-pages independent of ISPs and web browsers
14 Apply the principles of good website design in the creation of web pages and web site
Assessment Technique:  
      Project    40%        Skills Demonstration   40%    Assignment  20% 


The grading of the QQI/FETAC component is as follows:

Pass   - 50-64%          Merit   -   65-79%         Distinction  -  80-100%

G Training Centre, Gorey
Costing from: €200 - €300   (including Administration Fee)          This price does not include QQI/FETAC Certification Fees
Duration: 10 - 12 weeks            Start Date: To be Confirmed
Entry Requirements:
Learner is required to be familiar with the standard keyboard and possess basic computer skills in order to ensure successful participation in the programme, through a formal qualification or through relevant life and work experience.
All prospective learners MUST demonstrate an active interest in working with computers and learning computer theory.
Component Certification:
Following successful completion Kilmuckridge Centre of Further Education will offer a QQI/ FETAC Level 5 component in Web Authoring 5N1910 QQI/FETAC which is a Level 5 on the National Framework of Qualifications.
Learner Progression
Web Authoring 5N1910 QQI/FETAC Level 5 is a component of
eBusiness Level 5
Learners who successfully complete this programme may use the associated credits as a stand alone qualification or as one component of a Major Award, with a view to moving up to the next level.
Additional Information
All training is delivered in a friendly and comfortable training centre with experienced and dedicated tutors focusing on ensuring each trainee is given every opportunity to learn the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities in order to excel in their technology sector.
To view more information in relation to the specific learning outcomes of this component please see the full Component Specification which is available on the QQI/FETAC website.
To find out if the above component is currently scheduled please visit our Course Scheduled page.



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