New Perspectives on Blended HTML and CSS Fundamentals: Introductory

  • AUTHORS: Henry Bojack; Sharon Scollard
  • ISBN-13: 9781133526100 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 496 Pages  Paperback 
  • 3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2010, 2008
  • ©2013     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

New Perspectives on Blended HTML and CSS Fundamentals provides your beginning Web programming students with in-depth coverage of CSS and its use with HTML5. With the New Perspectives proven pedagogy, your students will think critically and understand WHY they're learning WHAT they're learning.

Features

  • Focuses on achieving page layouts through CSS positioning, which more closely reflects the way "real world applications" are built.
  • Integrates CSS right from the start, allowing students to feel confident about their knowledge of CSS upon completion of the course.
  • Includes coverage of fixed layouts, adding multimedia, and forms.
  • Reflects the signature New Perspectives pedagogical elements including new features such as Visual Overviews, Key Steps, and integration of soft skills.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Henry Bojack

    Professor Henry Bojack has been teaching at the college level for more than 25 years. He is currently the Acting Chair of the Business and Management of Technology Department at Farmingdale State College in Long Island, NY. Professor Bojack is a past winner of the Farmingdale Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence. He teaches courses in Office applications. Management Information Systems, and Web page authoring.

  • Sharon Scollard

    Sharon Scollard is a professor in the Faculty of Engineering Technology at Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. She's been teaching computing technologies for over 25 years, and particularly enjoys teaching Web technologies.

Table of Contents

Tutorial 1: Using XHTML to Create Web Pages.
Tutorial 2: Creating Links.
Tutorial 3: Introducing Cascading Style Sheets.
Tutorial 4: Formatting Text and Hyperlinks.
Tutorial 5: Working with the Box Model.
Tutorial 6: Creating Fixed-Width Layouts.
Tutorial 7: Creating Liquid Layouts.
Tutorial 8: Creating Data Tables.
Tutorial 9: Creating Forms.
Appendix A: Color Names, Color Values, and HTML Character Entities.
Appendix B: HTML Elements.
Appendix C: CSS Styles and Selectors.
Glossary/Index.

New to this Edition

  • Updated coverage on the latest HTML5 and CSS programming languages.
  • New exercises and case scenarios in the tutorials encourage students to think critically and apply concepts and skills in a relevant context.
  • New! Visual Overviews, ProSkills boxes, ProSkill Exercises, and Key Steps provide students with a robust learning experience as they move through the text.