Introductory WordPress (CSWD 100)

This course offers an introduction to building websites using WordPress, the most popular content management system. Learn how to structure and design your website, including pages, posts, galleries and forms, how to evaluate and apply different WordPress themes and plugins and how to perform site administration including website domain registration and hosting tasks. Using WordPress functionalities, you will discover how to design responsive page layouts so your website looks good on any screen or device. By the end of this course, you will have the knowledge and groundwork for a functional site you can continue building alongside your entrepreneurial spirit.

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Contact Hours

30 course hours (3 hours per class)

Prior Learning

To fully benefit from this course, basic computer literacy is required.

Courses offered that meet Prior Learning Requirements


Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $645.15. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.

Course Formats

Course offerings are available online (synchronous) and on campus. View schedule for current and upcoming formats.


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