Microsoft® Expression® Web 2007: Level 1

Course Specifications

Course number: 084492
Software: Microsoft® Expression® Web 2007
Course length: 1.0 day(s)

Course Description

You want to make some information available on the Internet. To do this, you might want to design, build, and upload a website. The features and functions in Expression Web will enable you to create a website to suit your requirements.

Course Objective: You will create a website using Microsoft Expression Web.

Target Student: This course is intended for students who want to create web pages and websites in a graphical application.

Prerequisites: Although experienced users will appreciate the extensive functions of Expression Web, no technical background is required to use the software. However, it may be helpful if a student has completed the following Element K courseware: HTML 4.01: Web Authoring, Level 1 (Second Edition) and Cascading Style Sheets (Third Edition), or has equivalent knowledge from another source.

Delivery Method: Instructor-led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.

Hardware Requirements

For the Student Computer

This course requires one desktop computer for each student.

For the Instructor Desktop Computer

Platform Requirements

Software Requirements

Performance-Based Objectives

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

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Expression Web
Topic 1A: Overview of Website Development
Topic 1B: Explore the Expression Web Interface
Topic 1C: Customize the Expression Web Interface

Lesson 2: Designing the Layout of a Website
Topic 2A: Define a Website
Topic 2B: Design Layouts Using Layout Tables
Topic 2C: Define Standard Layout Components
Topic 2D: Create a Dynamic Web Template

Lesson 3: Adding Content to a Website
Topic 3A: Create a Home Page
Topic 3B: Add Text to a Web Page
Topic 3C: Import Pages to a Website
Topic 3D: Format Text
Topic 3E: Work with Tables
Topic 3F: Work with Images

Lesson 4: Formatting a Website Using CSS
Topic 4A: Introduction to CSS
Topic 4B: Create an External Style Sheet
Topic 4C: Attach an External Style Sheet
Topic 4D: Create an Internal Style Sheet
Topic 4E: Modify an External Style Sheet

Lesson 5: Working with Links
Topic 5A: Create Hyperlinks
Topic 5B: Create Bookmark Links
Topic 5C: Format Text Hyperlinks
Topic 5D: Create a Hotspot

Lesson 6: Adding Interactivity
Topic 6A: Add an Interactive Button
Topic 6B: Open a Page in a New Browser Window
Topic 6C: Create a Rollover
Topic 6D: Add an Audio File

Lesson 7: Finalizing a Website
Topic 7A: Check for Accessibility
Topic 7B: Check for Compatibility
Topic 7C: Generate CSS Reports
Topic 7D: Check the Site Summary Report
Topic 7E: Publish the Website