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Web Design Class for High School Students - Summer

Web Design Class for High School Students

High school and middle school students in the web design course learn first-hand how websites are designed and created, and explore what makes a good user experience. Led by professional web designers, students discover the principles of successful UX (user experience) design, exercise creative project planning, create beautiful visual designs, and bring their designs to life in a final interactive website. No prior design or coding experience is necessary for this program.

The web design course for high school students and middle school students also includes the basics of the language behind the web, HTML and CSS, along with planning and visual design aspects of web design.  Students interested in more experience with web programming should consider the Web Development Summer Program, either separately, or as a next step upon completion of this course. This web design class is offered exclusively in the summer.

Web design course for high school students and middle school students topics:

  • What makes a good website
  • Designing a great user experience
  • Structuring a website’s content
  • Principles of strong visual design
  • Typography on the web
  • Preparing images for the web
  • Creative problem-solving in web projects
  • Introduction to HTML and CSS

Apps used for the web design class for high school students:

  • Adobe Photoshop for image editing
  • Adobe XD for site prototyping
  • Code editing such as Sublime Text, Dreamweaver, or Notepad++

By the end of the web design course, students will have gained:

  • Knowledge of UX (user experience) and visual design principles
  • Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS and how websites work
  • Insight into the opportunities and challenges of a career in web design
  • A final website showcasing their work

Web Design Class - Sample Daily Schedule

9:00 am to 9:15 am - Arrive at AGI

9:30 am - Workshops start: learn new topics and techniques

10:00 am - Complete practice exercises

10:45 am - Morning break

11:00 am - Learn new topics and techniques

11:45 pm - Project planning

12:30 pm - Lunch

1:30 pm - Individual or collaborative project work

3:00 pm - Afternoon break

3:15 pm - Complete, review and share projects

4:00 pm - Class ends for the day

Questions about this class? Call us at: 781-376-6044.

Web Design Class for High School Students - Summer Course Dates

All classes are led by a live instructor. Class times listed are Eastern time.

 

Please call 800-851-9237 or 781-376-6044 to schedule a course.

Contact AGI to request course dates.

Web design course for high school and middle school students topics:

  • What makes a good website
  • Designing a great user experience
  • Structuring a website’s content
  • Principles of strong visual design
  • Typography on the web
  • Preparing images for the web
  • Creative problem-solving in web projects
  • Introduction to HTML and CSS

Apps used for the web design class for high school students:

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe XD
  • Code editing such as Sublime Text or Notepad++

By the end of the web design course, students will have gained:

  • Knowledge of UX (user experience) and visual design principles
  • Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS and how websites work
  • Insight into the opportunities and challenges of a career in web design
  • A final website showcasing their work

Web Design Class - Sample Daily Schedule

9:00 am to 9:15 am - Arrive at AGI

9:30 am - Workshops start: learn new topics and techniques

10:00 am - Complete practice exercises

10:45 am - Morning break

11:00 am - Learn new topics and techniques

11:45 pm - Project planning

12:30 pm - Lunch

1:30 pm - Individual or collaborative project work

3:00 pm - Afternoon break

3:15 pm - Complete, review and share projects

4:00 pm - Class ends for the day

There are no prerequisites for this course. It is open to high school students and middle school students ages 13 to 18. Computers are provided for use during the course.

Participants receive comprehensive curriculum for this class developed by the Adobe Certified Instructors at AGI who are the authors of more than 50 books on digital design. AGI instructors have created many of the official training guides and books for Adobe Systems.

Available Delivery Methods For This Class

CLASSROOM
LIVE ONLINE
PRIVATE
MY LOCATION