This course offers an introduction to building websites using WordPress, the most popular content management system. Producing several different sites, students will learn to install WordPress, make posts, pages, galleries, and other content, as well as evaluate and use various WordPress themes and plugins. Learn how to safely develop sites before taking them live, how to keep your site secure and content backed up, and how to recover from a hacked or otherwise damaged site. Basic web and computer knowledge required.
This course is offered online (synchronous) and on campus.
Instructional Hours: 12 hours (4 classes, 3 hours per class)
Additional Hours: up to 12 hours for independent study and practice, assignment completion and homework.
This course is typically offered during the following terms:
(Subject to change)
Fall | September to December
Summer | April to August
Programs this course applies to