Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Course Number:
CAS 106
Course Title:
Introduction to HTML
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Course Description

Introduces basic concepts of creating simple web pages with HTML. Develops knowledge of working with HTML tags using a text editor, and file transfer Protocol (FTP) using an FTP application. Recommended: Placement into RD 115 and WR 115; CAS 103 or CAS 133 or equivalent file management experience. Note: Students pursuing a web certificate or degree should take CAS 206 or CAS 111D instead. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

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

  1. Use knowledge of HTML code and an HTML editor to create a simple personal and/or business website following current professional and/or industry standards.
  2. Use a stand-alone FTP program to upload files to a web server.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Students will be issued a Pass/No Pass grade. Assessments may include:

  • Web pages produced by a text editor will be evaluated after they are posted on a web server.
  • Tests or quizzes

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

Themes, Concepts, Issues

  • Web site, HTML and server terminology
  • Coding standards
  • Design issues

Competencies, Skills

  • HTML markup language
  • Basic internal CSS
  • Images
  • Text formatting
  • Links
  • Tables
  • Publishing (uploading) web pages
  • File management
  • Design
  • Lists
  • May also include additional HTML tags and concepts as time permits