Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give the student a good foundation and introduce good routines that is easy to build upon to get deeper knowledge.

Learning outcomes

After the course the student will have the knowledge of web design foundations;
1. is able to build a web site with xhtml/html5 and css
2. has understanding of usability - user interface, structure and target group

Course contents

1. xhtml/html5
2. css
3. Usability and structure
4. Browser and interpretation
5. Project

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basic knowledge in Photoshop or similar software

Previous course names


Recommended or required reading

css3 for web designers (Dan Cederholm)

html5 for web designers (Jeremy Keith)

Responsive web design (Ethan Marcotte)

Study activities

  • Individual- and group instruction - 54 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 30 hours
  • Individual studies - 39 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 10 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Examination 1: Finished projects 40%
Examination 2: Tasks and presentations 20%
Examination 3: Deadlines 20%
Examination 4: Presence 20%

The emphasis is on the practical work done within deadlines. Absence without notifying the teacher affects the grading even if all tasks would be finished within given timetable.


Törnqvist Jutta


Törnqvist Jutta

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2014-05-31

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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