Professional studies

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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The purpose of the course is to
-increase awareness of different options for building a website.
-learn to choose the most appropriate option for a project by focusing on the customer's needs.
-build websites that are easy to update.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course students will be expected to design visually balanced sites with different techniques/ tools.

Course contents

  1. CMS
  2. Webpage builders
  3. Templates
  4. The client as a target group
  5. Updateability

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Web design or similar knowledge.

Additional information

The structure of the course is practical work with an emphasis on research, testing and presentations in class. The students work to form an individual opinion and preferences regarding tools and the creation of routines for future web design projects.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 20 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 20 hours
  • Practical exercises - 60 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 35 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Demonstrations and proficiency exams

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student is required to
finish the assignments & projects and fulfill the
80% attendance requirements. Absence needs to be
announced in advance via Itslearning.

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

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations

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