New Perspectives on HTML and CSS: Comprehensive

  • AUTHOR: Patrick M. Carey
  • ISBN-13: 9781111526443 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 768 Pages  Paperback 
  • 6th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2009, 2005, 2003
  • ©2012     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

NEW PERSPECTIVES ON HTML AND CSS provides thorough instruction on building interactive Web sites from scratch. In addition to providing comprehensive coverage of HTML and CSS, this book does not require any prior knowledge on the subject and starts with the basics. Detailed explanations of key concepts and skills make even complex topics accessible to all students. New Perspectives' signature case scenarios and case problems contextualize complex concepts. Students develop their problem solving skills by working through realistic exercises, which help them retain the material and apply what they've learned in a professional environment.

Features

  • Thorough coverage provides students with comprehensive instruction HTML and XHTML, using the New Perspectives Series' signature problem-solving approach, which makes even complex material more interesting and easier to master.
  • Designed to foster student confidence, this text starts out with the basics and gradually helps students increase their knowledge and skill set by providing increasingly difficult tasks and exercises within each chapter.
  • Case scenarios are woven throughout each chapter, which helps students understand how the concepts and skills in the text relate to the professional environment.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Patrick M. Carey

    Patrick Carey received his M.S. in Biostatistics from the University of Wisconsin, where he worked as a researcher designing and analyzing clinical studies. He co-authored his first textbook on using Excel as a statistical tool. Patrick has authored or co-authored over 20 academic and trade texts for the software industry.

Table of Contents

1. Getting Started with HTML5.
2. Developing a Web Site.
3. Designing a Web Page with CSS.
4. Creating Page Layouts with CSS.
5. Working with Tables and Columns.
6. Creating a Web Form.
7. Designing a Multimedia Web Site.
8. Enhancing a Web Site with Advanced CSS.
9. Working with XHTML.
10. Programming with JavaScript.
Appendix A: Color Names with Color Values, and HTML Character Entities.
Appendix B: Making the Web More Accessible.
Appendix C: HTML Elements and Attributes.
Appendix D: Cascading Styles and Selectors.
Appendix E: Frames and Framesets.

New to this Edition

  • Visual Overview – a two-page spread at the start of each session – gives a preview of the topics and terms covered in the session and can be used as a study guide before quizzes and tests.
  • ProSkills Boxes tie HTML and CSS concepts and skills with career relevancy by providing guidance for using the technology in professional situations.
  • ProSkills exercises integrate the technology skills students learn with one or more of today's necessary professional skills, such as teamwork, written communication, verbal communication, problem solving and decision making.
  • Key Steps highlight important steps to help students pay close attention to completing the step correctly and avoid time-consuming rework.

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Teacher Components

  • New Perspectives on HTML and CSS: Brief  (ISBN-10: 1111526451 | ISBN-13: 9781111526450)
    NEW PERSPECTIVES ON HTML AND CSS provides thorough instruction on building interactive Web sites from scratch. In addition to providing comprehensive coverage of HTML and CSS, this book does not require any prior knowledge on the subject and starts with the basics. Detailed explanations of key concepts and skills make even complex topics accessible to all students. New Perspectives' signature case scenarios and case problems contextualize complex concepts. Students develop their problem solving skills by working through realistic exercises, which help them retain the material and apply what they've learned in a professional environment.
    Price = 112.50
  • HTML CourseNotes  (ISBN-10: 1439041687 | ISBN-13: 9781439041680)
    Give your students the tools they need to succeed! Course Technology's CourseNotes are a six-panel quick reference card that reinforces the most important and widely used features of a software application in a visual and user-friendly format. CourseNotes will serve as a great reference tool during and after the student completes the course.
    Price = 8.75

Student Supplements

  • New Perspectives on HTML and CSS: Brief  (ISBN-10: 1111526451 | ISBN-13: 9781111526450)
    NEW PERSPECTIVES ON HTML AND CSS provides thorough instruction on building interactive Web sites from scratch. In addition to providing comprehensive coverage of HTML and CSS, this book does not require any prior knowledge on the subject and starts with the basics. Detailed explanations of key concepts and skills make even complex topics accessible to all level of learners. New Perspectives' signature case scenarios and case problems contextualize complex concepts. You can develop your problem solving skills by working through realistic exercises, which will help you retain the material and apply what you've learned in a professional environment.
    Price = 112.50
  • HTML CourseNotes  (ISBN-10: 1439041687 | ISBN-13: 9781439041680)
    Course Technology's CourseNotes are a six-panel quick reference card that reinforces the most important and widely used features of a software application in a visual and user-friendly format. CourseNotes will serve as a great reference tool during and after the student completes the course.
    Price = 8.75

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