DSGN502 – CMS Web Publishing

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Module code
Module title
CMS Web Publishing
To introduce students to the principles of web design and apply them within a content management system.
  • BM1801
  • BM1802
  • BM1901
  • BM1902
  • BM7000
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
Self directed hours
Total learning hours
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)
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
PortfolioEvidence Portfolio100

The portfolio is comprised of multiple components. Students need to provide sufficient evidence against all learning outcomes and gain an overall mark of 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