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Adobe Dreamweaver Introduction & Intermediate (public class max is 5 students)

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Course Description


You may want to make information available on the Internet. To achieve this, you need to create a website. In this course, you will design, build, and upload a website using Dreamweaver.

Course Objective: You will design, build, and upload a website.

Target Student: Students who wish to familiarize themselves with the basic techniques used for creating websites using the Adobe Dreamweaver application. It also provides the fundamental knowledge and techniques needed to advance to more complex Dreamweaver operations for enhancing the functionality of websites.

Delivery Method: Instructor led, group-paced delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.

Performance-Based Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • prepare to use the Dreamweaver environment.create a website.
  • add design elements to web pages.
  • work with links.
  • work with frames.
  • upload a website.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Dreamweaver

Topic 1A: Examine the Basic Concepts of Web Designing
Topic 1B: Explore the Dreamweaver Environment
Topic 1C: Customize the Workspace

Lesson 2: Creating a Website

Topic 2A: Define a Website
Topic 2B: Create a Web Page
Topic 2C: Format a Web Page
Topic 2D: Organize Files and Folders
Topic 2E: Create Templates

Lesson 3: Adding Design Elements to Web Pages

Topic 3A: Insert Images
Topic 3B: Insert Tables
Topic 3C: Create Repeating Region Templates

Lesson 4: Working with Links

Topic 4A: Create Hyperlinks
Topic 4B: Create Email Links
Topic 4C: Create Image Maps
Topic 4D: Create Anchors

Lesson 5: Working with Frames

Topic 5A: Create Framesets
Topic 5B: Enhance Frames

Lesson 6: Uploading a Website

Topic 6A: Ensure Accessibility
Topic 6B: Upload Files onto a Site



Day 2 -- Dreamweaver Intermediate

Performance-Based Objectives

Upon successful completion of this day, students will be able to:

  • work in Code view using the coding features of Dreamweaver.
  • format content using style sheets.
  • create an effective user-navigation interface.
  • work with AP elements to enhance the layout and positioning of elements on a web page.
  • automate tasks.
  • create forms.
  • author a web page using XML-based data.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Working in Code View

Topic 1A: Use Coding Tools
Topic 1B: Search for and Replace Code
Topic 1C: Use Design Notes and Comments

Lesson 2: Formatting with Style Sheets

Topic 2A: Create CSS Styles
Topic 2B: Apply External Styles to Multiple Pages
Topic 2C: Redefine Style Sheets

Lesson 3: Creating an Effective User-Navigation Interface

Topic 3A: Create Rollovers
Topic 3B: Create a Navigation Bar
Topic 3C: Add Flash Buttons and Text to a Page
Topic 3D: Use the Spry User Interface Widgets
Topic 3E: Add Spry Effects

Lesson 4: Working with AP Elements

Topic 4A: Create AP Elements
Topic 4B: Control AP Elements Dynamically
Topic 4C: Insert Rich Media Objects into an AP Element

Lesson 5: Automating Tasks

Topic 5A: Add Library Items from Site Pages
Topic 5B: Place Library Items onto Site Pages
Topic 5C: Use Snippets
Topic 5D: Replay Actions Using the History Panel

Lesson 6: Creating Forms

Topic 6A: Set Up Forms
Topic 6B: Add Form Elements
Topic 6C: Validate Forms

Lesson 7: Authoring with XML-Based Data

Topic 7A: Integrate XML-Based Data
Topic 7B: Display XML Data Using Spry

Appendix A: Integrating Other Applications with Dreamweaver

Supplemental Lesson Integrating Other Applications with Dreamweaver

Topic 1A: Import Word Documents into Dreamweaver
Topic 1B: Import Excel Worksheets into Dreamweaver
Topic 1C: Explore the Adobe Bridge Environment
Topic 1D: Apply Metadata and Keywords to Assets in Adobe Bridge
Topic 1E: Integrate Photoshop Images in Dreamweaver
Topic 1F: Preview Web Pages in Device Central