HTML and CSS Core Programming – Level 1

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HTML and CSS Core Programming – Level 1

Designed for people new to programming, this Learning Path teaches the fundamentals of HTML and CSS which are used to create the layout and appearance of a web application. This level offers an introduction to HTML Elements, CSS Syntax, CSS Properties, and CSS Selectors.

Learning Objectives

By completing this Learning Path you will be able to recognize and explain:

HTML Elements

CSS Syntax

CSS Properties

CSS Selectors


We recommend having a basic understanding of computing and access to a computer


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Training Content

Course - Beginner - 6m
Foundation of Creating an HTML Document
This practical course explores the initial creation of an HTML document and also offers a quick primer on the structure of an HTML element.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 45m
Working with the Foundation of an HTML Document
In this lab, you will be working with the HTML document. You will create the foundational elements that make up a webpage.
Course - Beginner - 6m
Introduction to HTML Elements
This course gives an introduction to commonly used HTML elements to display content on a web page.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 45m
Working with HTML Elements
In this lab, you will be working with HTML Elements.
Course - Beginner - 4m
Introduction to Semantic HTML Elements
This practical course explores HTML semantic elements, covering the meaning and purpose of some commonly used semantic elements, as well as the use case of specific semantic elements.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 45m
Working with Semantic HTML
In this lab, you will be working with JavaScript objects. Objects are key-value paired data collections.
Course - Beginner - 5m
Introduction to HTML Text Elements
This practical course explores HTML text elements and covers the difference between block and inline text elements. This course also covers how some text elements help with user accessibility.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 45m
Working With HTML Text Elements
In this lab, you will be working with the HTML text elements. You will create the elements that will form the text content of a webpage.
Course - Beginner - 2m
Introduction to CSS Syntax
This practical course offers a brief introduction to CSS Syntax.
Course - Beginner - 9m
Introduction to CSS Selectors and CSS Properties
This practical course offers an introduction to some common CSS Selectors and CSS Properties.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 45m
Understanding and Using CSS Properties
In this hands-on lab, you will see how to use CSS properties to control the color, font and background of HTML elements.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 25m
Selecting HTML Elements using CSS
In this hands-on lab, you will write CSS rules that select elements by element type, class, identifer and parent element type.
About the Author
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Farish has worked in the EdTech industry for over six years. He is passionate about teaching valuable coding skills to help individuals and enterprises succeed.

Previously, Farish worked at 2U Inc in two concurrent roles. Farish worked as an adjunct instructor for 2U’s full-stack boot camps at UCLA and UCR. Farish also worked as a curriculum engineer for multiple full-stack boot camp programs. As a curriculum engineer, Farish’s role was to create activities, projects, and lesson plans taught in the boot camps used by over 50 University partners. Along with these duties, Farish also created nearly 80 videos for the full-stack blended online program.

Before 2U, Farish worked at Codecademy for over four years, both as a content creator and part of the curriculum experience team.

Farish is an avid powerlifter, sushi lover, and occasional Funko collector.

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