Adobe Dreamweaver Level 1

Description

This class includes a thorough review of the Dreamweaver interface including how to use Design, Code and Live Code views. You will learn to create and edit basic pages in Design and Code views. You will then learn to integrate page elements, including images and links, and how to apply properties including font types, styles and color.

Lessons include an overview of the basics of HTML, which is the markup language used to structure all web pages through the use of tags. Basic knowledge of HTML is required to use Dreamweaver effectively. You will also learn the syntax of CSS (Cascading Style Sheet) rules, and how to create, edit and trouble-shoot style sheets.

You will learn how to use visual aids and hints to help you code more easily. Learn shortcuts for writing and editing code including use of the tag selector and code navigator. Create, edit and view CSS rules using the CSS panel and Property panel. Link global or embedded styles sheets to sites and pages, or to page templates to save time creating and managing large or complex sites. Learn to view, edit and upload associated files including JavaScript files.

Course Objectives

In this two-day course, you will use Dreamweaver CC to design, build, maintain, and upload websites. You will:

  • Identify Dreamweaver fundamentals.
  • Create websites.
  • Create web pages.
  • Insert tables and import content into web pages.
  • Create reusable site assets.
  • Link web pages and send the website to the server

Prerequisites

Basic computer and file management skills are required for Core Skills level Adobe courses. Students should know how to – locate, copy and open files; create folders; arrange, re-size, minimize and maximize application windows; start and exit programs; manage use of multiple programs simultaneously; and switch between open programs.

What’s included?

  • Authorized Courseware
  • Intensive Hands on Skills Development with an Experienced Subject Matter Expert
  • Hands on practice on real Servers and extended lab support 1.800.482.3172
  • Examination Vouchers & Onsite Certification Testing- (excluding Adobe and PMP Boot Camps)
  • Academy Code of Honor: Test Pass Guarantee
  • Optional: Package for Hotel Accommodations, Lunch and Transportation

With several convenient training delivery methods offered, The Academy makes getting the training you need easy. Whether you prefer to learn in a classroom or an online live learning virtual environment, training videos hosted online, and private group classes hosted at your site. We offer expert instruction to individuals, government agencies, non-profits, and corporations. Our live classes, on-sites, and online training videos all feature certified instructors who teach a detailed curriculum and share their expertise and insights with trainees. No matter how you prefer to receive the training, you can count on The Academy for an engaging and effective learning experience.

Methods

  • Instructor Led (the best training format we offer)
  • Live Online Classroom – Online Instructor Led
  • Self-Paced Video

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Curriculum

Customizing Your Workspace
Touring the workspace
Using the Start Screen
Exploring New Feature guides
Working with toolbars
Switching and splitting views
Selecting a workspace layout
Working with panels
Using the Property inspector
Using the Related Files interface
Using tag selectors
Using the CSS Designer

HTML Basics
What is HTML?
Where did HTML begin?
Frequently used HTML elements
What’s new in HTML5 – Brief Overview
2B HTML BASICS Bonus Online Lesson

CSS Basics
What is CSS?
HTML vs. CSS formatting
HTML defaults
CSS box model
Applying CSS styling
Multiples, classes, and ids, oh my!
3B CSS BASICS Bonus Online Lesson (Optional)

Web Design Basics
Developing a new website
Scenario
Working with thumbnails and wireframes

Creating a Page Layout
Evaluating page design options
Working with predefined layouts

Working with Text, Lists, and Tables
Previewing the completed file
Creating and styling text
Creating lists
Creating and styling tables
Spell-checking webpages
Finding and replacing text
Optional self-paced exercise

Working with Images
Web image basics
Previewing the completed file
Inserting an image
Working with the Insert panel
Using the Insert menu
Inserting images by drag and drop
Optimizing images with the Property inspector

Working with Navigation
Hyperlink basics
Previewing the completed file
Creating internal hyperlinks
Creating an external link
Setting up email links
Creating an image-based link
Targeting page elements
Checking your page
Adding destination links to the same page (optional)

Publishing to the Web
Defining a remote site
File transfer via FTP or Dreamweaver

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