CSS Basics

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CSS Basics
The course CSS Basics is an online class provided by The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) through edX. The skill level of the course is Introductory. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.
Learn how to take your Web pages from bland to bold with the power of CSS styling.
Course description
This course is part of W3C’s “Front-End Web Developer” Professional Certificate. Have you just begun your journey into Web development? This course will introduce you to the basics of Web design and teach you how to style your Web site for a professional look and feel. The Microsoft team and experts from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) will guide you step-by-step in using the latest Web standards to structure your content and presentation like a professional. In this course, you will explore numerous CSS features to help you control the look and feel of your site such as colors, fonts and layout. By the end of the course, you should understand all the fundamental elements of CSS and how to use them effectively. It is recommended that you are at least a little familiar with HTML before taking this course, but we will be providing you with the HTML code when necessary.

Prerequisites & Facts

CSS Basics

Course Topic

Computer Science

University, College, Institution

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)

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Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)



Degree & Cost

CSS Basics

To obtain a verified certificate from edX / The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate (99.00 USD) or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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CSS Basics
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School: The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
Topic: Computer Science
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