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Instructor info:
Name Mehmud Abliz
Office 6150 Sennott Square
Office Hours Mondays & Wednesdays, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Course Description:

This course will provide a basic understanding of the methods and techniques of developing a simple to moderately complex web site. Using the current standard web page language, students will be instructed on creating and maintaining a simple web site. After the foundation language has been established, the aid of an web editor will be introduced. A second web-based language will be included to further enhance the web sites.

Prerequisite: CS110 or CS 131 or permission of the instructor.

Course Web Page:


textbook cover
Programming the Web Using XHTML and JavaScript
By Larry Randles Lagerstrom

Calculation of Final Grade:

Exam 1 25%
Exam 2 25%
Project 10%
Labs/Homeworks 30%
Quizzes 10%

Course Policy

Late Policy:

Make-up Policy:

Students are expected to be present for all exams and quizzes. Make-up exams will only be given in the event of an emergency, and only if the instructor is informed in advance. Failure to notify the instructor prior to missing an exam will result in a zero for the exam.

Students with Disabilities:

If you have a disability for which you are or may be requesting an accommodation, you are encouraged to contact both your instructor and the Office of Disability Resources and Services, 216 William Pitt Union, (412-648-7890/TTY:412-383-7355) as early as possible in the term. DRS will verify your disability and determine reasonable accommodations for this course. Their web site is

Important Dates:

First Class Monday, January 7, 2008
Last Day to Add/Drop Friday, January 18, 2008
Martin Luther King Day (no class) Monday, January 21, 2008
Exam 1 Wednesday, March 5, 2008
Last Day to Withdraw Friday, March 7, 2008
Spring Break (no class) March 9-16 (incl.), 2008
Last Day for Classes Friday, April 18, 2008
Exam 2  

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