Course Content and Outcome Guide for MM 244 Effective Winter 2016

Course Number:
MM 244
Course Title:
Creating Interactive Web Pages
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Course Description

Covers integrating multimedia content on websites using industry standard web development tools such as HTML5, CSS, and Content Management Systems. Explores the incorporation of multimedia elements on websites to optimize delivery of content on a variety of devices. Prerequisites: CAS 111D or CAS 206, and MM 140 or instructor permission. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

The defined outcomes listed in this guide are stated in terms of what the student will be able to do after completing this course. This section is a statement of final learning outcomes and does not attempt to state how", or in what order, the defined outcomes will be presented.

  • Integrate video, audio, graphics, and 3D elements into a comprehensive website.
  • Customize web content for successful delivery on different devices.
  • Evaluate current trends of media delivery to propose options for improvement to potential clients.

Course Activities and Design

Course material will be presented in a lecture format. This course is designed to maximize learning through the use of strategies such as outcome based instruction", collaborative learning, contextual application and performance based assessment. Lecture material will consist of discussion, diagrams, multimedia," and other educationally sound practices. Other activities will include hands-on utilization of web production software. Demonstration and handout materials will be provided.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Assessment is designed to indicate achievement of the course outcome and performance tasks. The instructor will outline the methods used to assess student progress and the criteria for assigning a grade at the beginning of the course. Assessment will be based upon a combination of in-class participation", attendance, examinations, and quality of the multimedia project(s). Determination of problem solving skills, team work, and communication skills may also be included.