DSGN502 – CMS Web Publishing

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Module code
DSGN502
Module title
CMS Web Publishing
Prescription
To introduce students to the principles of web design and apply them within a content management system.
Programmes
  • BM1801
  • BM1802
  • BM1901
  • BM1902
  • BM7000
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
150
Self directed hours
0
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1. Identify codes and conventions of user interface design
2. Apply fundamental web design principles in the creation of a web-based outcome
3. Integrate a range of content to engage an audience
4. Identify and apply the principles of Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Content
• The History of the Internet
• Web Design Principles
• User Interface (UI) Design Principles
• Content Management Systems (CMS)
• Content Publishing & Management
• Social Media Integration
• Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Principles
• Web Analytics
• Domain Hosting
Assessment Criteria
The portfolio is comprised of multiple components. Students must complete all assessments and gain an overall mark of at least 50% in order to pass this module.
Learning and Teaching Resource
• Studio and client presentation spaces
• Domain-specific software and tools, including industry-spec computers