The Web Design Specialist course (formerly titled Design Methodology and Technology) teaches you how to design and
publish Web sites. General topics include Web Site Development Essentials (such as the site development process,
customer expectations, and ethical and legal issues in Web development), Web Design Elements (such as aesthetics, the
site user's experience, navigation, usability and accessibility), Basic Web Technologies (such as basic Hypertext Markup
Language [HTML], Extensible HTML [XHTML] and extended technologies, image files, GUI site development
applications, site publishing and maintenance) and Advanced Web Technologies (such as multimedia and plug-in
technologies, client-side and server-side technologies, and Web databases).
CIW Foundations or equivalent experience.