You will also maintain and administer your website with Dreamweaver’s site and page management tools. The website and pages you create will reflect your content and design and will be professionally accurate for your site visitors.
The course covers the Adobe Web Communication using Dreamweaver CS6 objectives completely and can be used to help prepare students to take the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exam. This course is also designed to cover the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) exam objectives.
In this course, you will use Dreamweaver CS6 to design, build, maintain, and upload websites.
- Identify the capabilities of Dreamweaver CS6, the elements of design, and the technologies used in website production.
- Describe the work and project planning required to create a website.
- Create web pages and content elements for those pages.
- Use Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) to style page content.
- Insert images and manage the image properties.
- Create tables and import external content for the pages.
- Create reusable web assets and page templates for other web pages.
- Generate four types of links used in websites.
- Conduct tests on the website and upload single pages, groups of pages, or entire websites to your Internet Service Provider (ISP) or your web server.
Lesson 1: Getting Started with Dreamweaver
- Topic A: Web Basics
- Topic B: The Dreamweaver Interface
- Topic C: The Elements of Web Design
- Topic D: Dreamweaver Help
Lesson 2: Creating a Website
- Topic A: Plan the Website Project
- Topic B: Use Design Tools to Plan the Website
- Topic C: Set Up the Website in Dreamweaver
Lesson 3: Creating Web Pages
- Topic A: Create Web Page Documents
- Topic B: Add Head and Text Components to the Page
- Topic C: Add Lists and Quotations
- Topic D: Set Page Properties
Lesson 4: Using CSS
- Topic A: Create Styles and Selectors with CSS
- Topic B: Use CSS to Format a Web Page
Lesson 5: Inserting Images
- Topic A: Insert Images
- Topic B: Manage Image Properties with CSS
- Lesson 6: Inserting Tables and Importing Content
- Topic A: Table Tags and Properties
- Topic B: Import External Data
Lesson 7: Creating Reusable Site Assets
- Topic A: Create Reusable Site Assets
- Topic B: Modify and Update Library Items
- Topic C: Create and Use Page Templates
Lesson 8: Linking Web Pages
- Topic A: Create Common Hyperlinks to Site Pages
- Topic B: Create Links to Page Locations
- Topic C: Create Email Links
- Topic D: Image Maps and Linking
- Topic E: Navigation and Rollovers
Lesson 9: Sending the Website to the Web Server
- Topic A: Validate the Website
- Topic B: Upload Files to the Web Server
- Appendix A: Customizing the Workspace
- Appendix B: Managing Copyrights and Citations
- Appendix C: Web Accessibility Standards
- Appendix D: Adobe Web Communication Using Dreamweaver CS6 Objectives
- Appendix E: Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 ACE Certification Exam Objectives
This course is most valuable for individuals who have been given responsibilities to create or maintain a website. It will also be valuable for new web designers, web developers, and graphic artists who want to extend their skills in creating complete websites. Learning how to use Dreamweaver CS6 will enable the practitioner to create web pages and sites in the most efficient manner.
To ensure success in this course, you should have basic personal computing skills. To obtain this level of knowledge and skill, it is recommended that you first take the following Logical Operations course (or have equivalent knowledge): Introduction to Personal Computers Using Windows 7. For accelerated learning and deeper understanding of this course, it is also recommended that you have some exposure to various web design technologies, so you may also want to take the Web Design with XHTML, HTML and CSS: Part 1 course.