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Web Development Level 1

Web Development Level 1

Web Development Level 1: Overview

In this hands-on web development course, you’ll learn how to develop your own website with HTML & CSS, the core languages used to create webpages.

Get real experience by coding your own site. HTML allows you to create webpages with text, images, and more. CSS allows you to style content, create page layouts, make responsive pages, and more. Using these languages and our prepared content, you’ll develop your very own website.

This course is delivered in partnership with Noble Desktop, a leading design school in NYC with over three decades of experience.

COVID-19 Note: All New York classes will be held live online until June 30, 2020. Participants can retake the course in-person within a year. Upon registration, we will assist with any required setup.

Web Development Level 1 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 Development Level 1: Full Overview

Section 1

  • Coding Basics: Intro to HTML Syntax
  • Coding Links: Absolute & Relative URLs
  • Adding Images
  • Intro to Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

Section 2

  • CSS Class Selectors
  • Div Tags, ID Selectors, & Basic Page Formatting
  • Using Browser Developer Tools
  • HTML5 Semantic Elements & Validating HTML

Section 3

  • Revolution Travel: Page Layout
  • The Box Model
  • Floats & Images
  • Coding Links: Images & Page Jumps

Section 4

  • Styling Links
  • Styling the Navigation
  • Specificity, Shared CSS, & Centering Content
  • Setting the Viewport Meta Tag

Section 5

  • Starting a New Site & CSS Background Images
  • Fun with Fonts
  • Hipstirred Layout: Fine-Tuning with the Box Model
  • CSS Buttons & Floats

Section 6

  • Hipstirred: Hi-Res Images
  • Uploading to a Live Website via FTP
  • Creating Columns (Floats & Clearing)
  • Introduction to Media Queries

Students must be comfortable using a computer. No other prior knowledge is required. A computer and the appropriate software are provided for classes in our classroom location.

Web Development Level 1: Course Materials

You will receive a copy of the comprehensive Web Development training book created by the instructors. This book also serves as a resource for you after the class.

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