Fundamentals of Web Design and Development

Course Date:
To be advised

Registration Period:
To be advised

24 hours / 3 days

9am to 6pm

Mode of Training:

SP Design School (Computer Lab), Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction

According to the recent Annual Survey on Infocomm Media Manpower sector, IT Development accounted for more than half (51%) of the total demand for Infocomm professionals, with software development job roles being the most in demand. Enterprises have projected the demand for IT Development roles to grow by 27,400 in the next three years.

Course Objective

This course aims to introduce learners to the principles of web design and front-end development in preparation for their journey into publishing content on the world wide web. By the end of the course, learners will be equipped with a practical understanding of information hierarchy and user interface design, which escalates into the planning and production of a multi-page web project.

Course Outline

DAY 1:
- Functions of web languages and elements
- Process of web hosting
- Design for user and screen conventions
- HTML: Organization of page content
- Application of typography for web

DAY 2:
- CSS: Box model
- CSS: Float
- CSS: Position

DAY 3:
- CSS: Background
- Compression of image formats for web

Suitable for

Learners with background in traditional graphic design (print) who would like to acquire web knowledge in HTML/CSS for the digital space.

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Learners should have a background in graphic design and be proficient in Adobe Photoshop.

Award / Certification / Accreditation

A Certificate of Attendance.

Course Fee

$727.60 (incl. GST)


Withdrawal and Deferment

Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy, Singapore Polytechnic via email accordingly:

Online Courses -
All other Courses -
For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:

  • 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
  • Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
  • On or after date of commencement - No refund
There will be no refund or transfer of course once the account has been created.

The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

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*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.

Application Procedure

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here.

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

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