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Title: Introduction to Web Development
Lecturer: Brian Larson Clark
Email: brian.larson.clark@uni-weimar.de
Credits/SWS: 6 ECTS, 4 SWS
Maximum Number of Participants: 15
Course Language: English
First meeting: October 16, 09:15, Marienstraße 7b, Room 104
Date: Tuesdays, 09:15 to 12:30
Venue: Marienstraße 7b, Room 104


Introduction to Web Development is a bachelor-level introduction to the design and production of web-based media. Topics will include web design (HTML5 and CSS3), web-based production, and basic front end programming (JavaScript). For bachelor students with basic, or no coding experience.

Admission requirements

For undergraduate students with little or no experience with HTML and CSS.

Registration procedure

Just show up to the first class or email me at brian.larson.clark@uni-weimar.de


Evaluation will be determined by 3 projects, regular class participation, and attendance.

Eligible participants

For undergraduate students with little or no experience with HTML and CSS.


Course Syllabus


Project 1
Due November 13th

Class Files

Project 1 Demonstration, 30 October
Project 1 Demonstration, 6 November
Project 2 Demonstration, 13 November
Project 2 Demonstration, 20 November
Project 2 Demonstration, 27 November
Project 2 Demonstration, 4 December

Class Resources

Web Design Resources/References:
CSS Cheatsheet
Web Standards Checklist
Bootstrap Homepage
jQuery Homepage
HTML Codes Table
Unicode Character Table

Web Development Tools:
HTML Validator
CSS Validator
CSS3 Generator
Favicon Converter (.ico)
Grid Layout Generator
Bootstrap Template Examples
Google Fonts
Font Awesome
htaccess Generator

Other Useful Links:
Web Pages That Suck – Learning Good Design Through Bad Design
Principles of Graphic Design
SEO Starter Guide