Foundations of Programming
Think of the best online stores you’ve visited. What do you think makes them unique? How do they keep buyers engaged and purchasing? Before you can design a great eCommerce store, it’s essential to understand how one works. Learn the trends, design principles, and security strategies. Explore what it means to adhere to ethical and legal requirements and complying with industry standards and accessibility. It’s time to start designing the next best eCommerce site!
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Students will demonstrate an understanding of website project management by explaining the website development process and describing project management for web development.
Students will demonstrate an understanding of web development tools by explaining the tools needed throughout the web development process, describing the functions of web development platforms, and analyzing the features of web development tools.
Students will demonstrate an understanding of website standards and accessibility by describing ethical concerns in web development, explaining W3C standards, and describing website accessibility.
Students will demonstrate an understanding of e-commerce by describing trends in e-commerce, explaining e-commerce marketing, and describing the components of e-commerce sites.
Students will demonstrate an understanding of e-commerce website design by explaining web design principles and describing strategies for managing user experience.
Students will demonstrate an understanding of e-commerce website creation by explaining design decisions, describing website enhancements, and explaining interactive elements.
Students will demonstrate an understanding of launching an e-commerce site by explaining website security best practices, explaining the quality assurance process, and describing website maintenance procedures.
Students will demonstrate an understanding of marketing websites by explaining audience awareness strategies, describing marketing best practices, and explaining presentation strategies.
Unit 1: Website Project Management
Unit 2: Web Development Tools
Unit 3: Website Standards and Accessibility
Unit 4: Understanding E-Commerce
Unit 5: Designing Your E-Commerce Site
Unit 6: Create an E-Commerce Website
Unit 7: Securing, Testing, and Launching an E-Commerce Site
Unit 8: Marketing Your Site
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