Course Detail: ONL345 - Front-End Web Developer
Become a Front-End Web Developer
Job Outlook for Front-End Web Developers
According the Bureau of Labor Statistics the demand web developers is expected to grow 21% over the next eight years, which equates over 200,000 new jobs.
The BLS also states that the average salary for these developers is just over $105,000 with top earners making as much as $161,000.
Full Stack Developer FAQs
WHAT DOES A FRONT-END DEVELOPER DO?
HOW IS FRONT-END DEVELOPMENT DIFFERENT THAN BACKEND DEVELOPMENT?
While the front-end is what the user sees, the backend or "logic layer" contains any special functions the app may perform. Backend development centers around a programming language such as Python or a library of pre-made components like Flask.
IS FRONT-END DEVELOPER A GOOD CAREER?
Yes, front-end developers and web developers in general, are increasingly in-demand. In addition to the 21% job growth forecasted by the BLS, U.S. News and World Report ranked web developer as #8 on its list of "25 Best Jobs that Don't Require a College Degree" and #8 in "Best Technology Jobs." Web developer was also listed in its "Top 100 Jobs" overall and "Best STEM Jobs."
Build websites with HTML
Use CSS styling to change web pages
Creating, styling, and validating web forms
Prerequisites and Requirements
There are no prerequisites to take this course.
INTRODUCTION TO HTML
Overview of web development and HTML formatting; creating links paragraphs, headings, and text
INTRODUCTION TO CSS
Crash course in CSS fonts, text, color, opacity and lists as hierarchical navigation; display and visibility, pseudo-classes and pseudo-elements
INTRODUCTION TO CREATING, STYLING, AND VALIDATING WEB FORMS
Create an interactive front-end website for your portfolio
Nat Dunn founded Webucator in 2003 to combine his passion for technical training with his business expertise and to help companies benefit from both. His previous experience was in sales, business and technical training, and management. Nat has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in International Relations from Pomona College.
Registration and Enrollment
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