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Building Responsive Web Applications with CSS3

Course Details

Name Building Responsive Web Applications with CSS3
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Location:
London - Central
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Price:
£1899.00 +vat
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Course ID:
448332

Overview

Learn how to build accessible and responsive web applications featuring a rich UI that performs across the widest possible range of internet-capable devices.  In this training course, you gain the skills to design WCAG-compliant and responsive content by creating collapsible navigation, content, data tables and forms.  You will employ modern, mobile-first design techniques leveraging typography, flexbox, CSS3 functions and pseudo-selectors, and explore CSS integration with modern JavaScript frameworks like Angular and jQuery.

Learning Objectives

You Will Learn How To

  • Design Accessible Web Sites using industry standard Accessibility Guidelines
  • Create Responsive Layouts that adapt to any device size or operating system
  • Leverage Web Typography and modern, responsive units of measure
  • Capture user input with responsive and accessible forms and data tables
  • Implement SASS via Ruby CLI and create a Bootstrap 4 design template
  • Manage CSS within popular MVC and DOM frameworks like Angular and jQuery

Pre-Requisites

Requirements:

  • HTML experience at the level of:    
    • Course, Developing a Website

Software:

  • All versions of CSS are covered in this course with careful attention to CSS3

Course Content

Course Outline

Introduction to Cascading Style Sheets

  • Formalise relationship between HTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • Define Modern Browser and Web Accessibility
  • Develop reusable classes
  • Leverage the CSS Inheritance Model
  • Optimise your code with Embedded and External CSS
  • Update your browser with development assets

Styling the CSS Box Model

  • Style HTML container box properties
  • Leverage differences between block and inline elements
  • Manipulate colour and transparency
  • Develop global and consistent style resets

Selecting DOM Elements and Attributes

  • Target DOM elements and attributes for style
  • Make selections based on DOM hierarchy
  • Select based on DOM element behaviour
  • Chain selections and apply CSS functions

Positioning with Accuracy and Consistency

  • Manipulate static, absolute, relative and fixed position rules
  • Float and clear floated containers
  • Apply flexible box model techniques
  • Explore CSS columns and grids

Web Typography

  • Distinguish font from typeface and apply font properties
  • Apply text, letter and line properties
  • Employ web fonts

Accessible and Responsive Forms and Data Tables

  • Explore regional interpretations of Accessibility
  • Create accessible and responsive forms based on WCAG
  • Leverage and extend HTML5 for validation
  • Build accessible and responsive data tables based on WCAG

Templating with SASS, LESS and Bootstrap

  • Qualify strengths of CSS preprocessing frameworks
  • Install Ruby and SASS on Windows and create a SCSS document
  • Compile SCSS to CSS and investigate alternative pre-processing tools
  • Leverage Bootstrap 4 CSS library

Styling DOM and MVC JS Frameworks

  • Animate DOM content with pure CSS
  • Add menu toggles with JavaScript
  • Manage CSS selector syntax with jQuery and Angular
  • Implement responsive and infinite scrolling

London - Euston

Description:

This venue, based in Central London, has over 30 fully-equipped classrooms. The classrooms are spread across four floors of Euston House and there are coffee lounges on each floor. 

Registration takes place in the Reception Area on the ground floor and the nearest tube stations are Euston and Euston Square.

Location:

Euston House
24 Eversholt Street
London
NW1 1AD

 

Directions:

From Euston Station
(Northern and Victoria Lines)

Exit into Euston Railway Station. Leave the station through the main doors and turn left immediately. Walk along to stairs leading down to Eversholt Street. Cross the road to Euston House.

For the latest travel information, please visit www.tfl.gov.uk

From Euston Square Underground Station

(Circle, Metropolitan, Hammersmith and City Lines)

Take the exit marked Euston Road (North) and Railway Station. Turn left at the top of the stairs onto Euston Road. Walk past two sets of traffic lights and Euston Railway Station. On the third set of traffic lights turn left into Euston Square. This becomes Eversholt Street. Euston House is on the right past The Royal George Pub.

Parking


All London car parks charge typical city rates.  The closest is the NCP car park at Euston Railway Station.


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