Level 2 Website Software

Making or maintaining your own website can be a daunting task if you’ve no prior knowledge. This course aims to boost your confidence by equipping you with the necessary skills to create and maintain your own website using a content management system (WordPress).


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10968
Study Type: Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Computing/Software Engineering/Networking

Available Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Part-Time
Online
28/08/2023
Time: 10:00-13:00
Part-Time
Online
28/08/2023
Time: 18:30-21:45
Course Overview
By the end of the course, you should have the confidence to build and manage your own website. *Please note that the website you will create within WordPress during the course will run on a local development server and will solely be used for educational purposes.

A written portfolio on:

  • Production of low fidelity wireframes
  • Completion of user acceptance testing
  • Production of multi-page website

You’re an entrepreneur, small business, or start-up looking to learn the fundamentals of a website content management system (WordPress).

The process from start to finish on creating a website including:

  • Wireframing
  • Content curation in line with local guidelines
  • Implementing a local development server
  • Installation of WordPress
  • Creation of multiple webpages with navigation
  • Manual testing

The useful nature of the course with focus on everyday skills required to successfully create and run a website for your business filled with hands-on activities, quizzes and knowledge on best practises.

Should you wish to progress to higher level qualifications SERC can support this.

You’ll Need You will need access to a laptop or computer running at least Windows 8.1 or a Mac device (Intel (x64) or M1/M2 (arm64) running at least macOS Big Sur so that you’re capable to run the required software (Please note that tablets, Chromebooks, or Unix/Linux based systems are not suitable to complete this course).

You will need internet access with a download speed of at least 5mb/s, the ability to share your screen, and a microphone due to classes being run online.

Permissions to install software on the laptop or computer.

 

Available Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Part-Time
Online
28/08/2023
Time: 10:00-13:00
Part-Time
Online
28/08/2023
Time: 18:30-21:45

Enquiries Information

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Available Sessions

Business Services Course

Funding may be available for this course, please contact us on BusinessServices@serc.ac.uk to discuss if you are eligible. Additional sessions may be available for this course throughout the year. Please contact us to discuss a start date that would be suitable for you.

Course Type Title Campus Start Spaces Apply or get more information
PT
FE
Level 2 Website Software
Y10968OD1B

Online

28/08/2023

Time: 10:00-13:00

20+
PT
FE
Level 2 Website Software
Y10968OE1C

Online

28/08/2023

Time: 18:30-21:45

5

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Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

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