ET-710: Web Technology I: Building and Maintaining Web Sites

Course Information

Course, prefix, number, & title: ET-710 Web Technology I: Building and Maintaining Web Sites

Hours (Class, recitation, Laboratory, studio): 2 class hours, 2 laboratory hours

Credits: 3

Pre-requisites (if any): None

Co-requisites (if any): None

Course Description in college catalog:

This course focuses on frontend, browser-based user experience. Students will create websites using current web design patterns and publish them to the public internet. Topics include: building a webpage with HTML, cascading style sheets (CSS), Java Script, industry standard web frameworks, responsive web design, data input forms, source and revision control.

Academic programs for which this course serves as a requirement or an elective:

A.A.S. Internet and Information Technology

A.A.S. Electronic Engineering Technology

A.A.S. Computer Engineering Technology

A.A.S. Telecommunications Technology

A.S. Digital Art and Design

Certificate Program - New Media Technology

General Education Outcomes: Below is a listing of General Education Outcome(s) that this course supports.

  1. Communicate effectively in various forms

Course-specific student learning outcomes:

Course objectives/expected student learning outcomes
Course Objectives Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate the skills needed to build, maintain, and troubleshoot websites Students will implement the fundamentals of frontend web development and professional workflow using GIT, CLI, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, AngularJS, and Responsive Design Strategies.
To expose students to HTML, CSS, and Angular Java Script coding Students will perform Internet programming techniques in order to create more sophisticated websites.
To expose students to the industry standard tools and services used build and publish responsive websites Students will build, maintain, and troubleshoot their own websites and publish them on the department webserver.
Students will demonstrate the ability to engage in research and communication using information acquisition tools, to engage in self-directed continuing professional development. Students will build research and build a website

Program-specific outcomes

An ability to function effectively as a member of a technical team.

An understanding of the need for and an ability to engage in self-directed continuing professional development;

A commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.


Other program outcomes (if applicable).

  1. Integrate knowledge and skills in the program of study

Methods by which student learning will be assessed and evaluated; describe the types of methods to be employed; note whether certain methods are required for all sections:

  • Weekly quizzes and final exam.
  • Weekly lab exercises and final project.

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Academic honesty is expected of all students. Any violation of academic integrity is taken extremely seriously. All assignments and projects must be the original work of the student or teammates. Plagiarism will not be tolerated. Any questions regarding academic integrity should be brought to the attention of the instructor. The following is the Queensborough Community College Policy on Academic Integrity: "It is the official policy of the College that all acts or attempted acts that are violations of Academic Integrity be reported to the Office of Student Affairs. At the faculty member's discretion and with the concurrence of the student or students involved, some cases though reported to the Office of Student Affairs may be resolved within the confines of the course and department. The instructor has the authority to adjust the offender's grade as deemed appropriate, including assigning an F to the assignment or exercise or, in more serious cases, an F to the student for the entire course." Read the University's policy on Academic Integrity opens in a new window(PDF).

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