Course Details and Schedule

HTML, what's that? This is a beginners' class in creating simple web pages. You will learn how best to organise your content for readability and accessibility. You will also learn how to add simple styles to web pages to improve their presentation.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • What is HTML?
  • The structure of a simple web page
  • Creating a simple web page with Bluefish
  • Adding content to your web pages
  • Linking your web pages
  • Styling your web pages with CSS
  • Making your content more readable and accessible
Course information
Intended audience Complete beginner
Prior knowledge No prior knowledge required.
Resources A course book must be purchased when you attend the course (included in the Cost below)
Software Bluefish, Firefox, FileZilla
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Further information If you want to publish your files in your Oxford University personal web space, then you need to make sure you activate it BEFORE coming on the course. Details on how to do this can be found at: Activating Your Web Space Account
Where next? Web publishing: An introduction to CSS
Taught using:
Windows 7

Please note: You will need an activated Oxford Username and password for this course.

Course provider: IT Learning Programme

What you will need:

Computer and software are provided. There is limited space for any device you use for note taking.


Frequency: Every term. Express an interest in future dates for this course.