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Workshops for NUB Students: Web Design and Development

Web Design and Development

Workshop dates:  

Sunday 30 July – Thursday 24 August  (Arrival Friday 28 July – Departure Friday 25 August)

Course Overview

Web Design and Development is a course for students with basic knowledge of programming and database concepts, to develop skills in designing and developing websites/web based applications
covering both front-end and back-end technologies.The curriculum includes basic web design concepts related to user interface / experience, front-end webpage design elements using HTML, CSS and JavaScript, and back-end development that covers server side scripting and database connectivity concepts usingpopular server-side technologies.

Technologies Covered

HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, MySQL/Microsoft Access, PHP/ASP.NET

Course Coverage

The course is covered in 3 parts each focusing on a specific aspect of web design and development principles. Broadly the three parts can be classified as:

• Web Design Fundamentals – UX/UI
• Front-end design (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript)
• Back-end development (MySQL/Microsoft Access, PHP/ASP.NET)
• Advanced topics
• Student Group Project

Prerequisite Knowledge/Skills

Language Skills: Students are expected to have working knowledge of the English language for university level.
Technical Skills: Participants are expected to have basic understanding of programming concepts and basic knowledge of database concepts such as SQL syntax and usage.

What is included?

• Workshop delivery on site at Middlesex University in Dubai
• Accommodation provided at the University Residences
• Transport to and from the University Campus
• Additional Skills and Careers Workshops available

Limited capacity (only for 20 students)

Course Duration

The course will be covered through instructor led training – 5 hours per day. The lecture will be instructor led while the lab predominantly involves independent activity, guided and supported by the instructor, allowing students to put concepts into practice.

A day’s session will be held as follows:

2 hours Lecture  - Break - 3 hours Lab work

There will be a total of 20 sessions covered over 20 days (5 days a week, so a total of 4 weeks). The sessions will be a mix of lectures and labs as the best way to teach design and development skills is by following a hand-on approach.

Total hours (lecture + lab): 5 hours per day, 25 hours per week (total for four weeks 100).

Instructor Details

This course will be taught by Ms. Engie Bashir & Mr. Jaspreet Singh Sethi.

Skills and Career Workshops
Name of the Workshop Duration Date  Time  Level Certification
Four Skills and Development Workshops

Choose any 4 workshops from

2 & 3 students
CIE/MDX participation Certificates
  • CV and Cover Letter
6 August 2017
9:00am to 12:30pm    
  • Successful Job Interview
9 August 2017
9:00am to 12:30pm    
  • Job Search Strategy
13 August 2017
9:00am to 12:30pm
  • Maximizing Your Presentation
  Wednesday 23 August 2017 9:00am to 12:30pm    
Industry Expert Guest Lectures Talk/Workshop by Industry Experts     Year
2 & 3 students
Field Trip Half Day visit to a relevant industry     Year
2 & 3 students

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