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HTML5/CSS3 & Responsive - Part-time Course

Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts
Campus Part time 5 weeks South Africa Cape Town

In this 5 week course, students will learn the principles of Responsive Design. The course begins with a contextual introduction of new HTML5 semantic elements, moving on to CSS3 Properties, Advanced Selectors and the ever so important Media Queries. In order to understand the fundamental concepts behind Responsive Design students will create their own CSS3 grid-framework... [+]

Best Course Studies in Computer Science in South Africa 2017. HTML5/CSS3 & Responsive As the amount of mobile devices increase exponentially each year in all shapes and formats, the web is drastically trying to keep up. In the past, web developers have had to create completely new designs in order to optimise the web experience on mobile platforms. In 2012, the concept of Responsive Web Design or Responsive Architecture was released to combat this ever growing scenario. Now, with the aid of more semantic coding practices in HTML5 and more powerful layout and styling capabilities in CSS3, mobile first designs have become one of the most popular and in-demand skills in the front-end development world. In this 5 week course, students will learn the principles of Responsive Design. The course begins with a contextual introduction of new HTML5 semantic elements, moving on to CSS3 Properties, Advanced Selectors and the ever so important Media Queries. In order to understand the fundamental concepts behind Responsive Design students will create their own CSS3 grid-framework. The course then changes its focus towards two of the most popular Responsive front-end frameworks: Twitter Bootstrap & Zurb Foundation, providing students with detailed experience in the principles, HTML structure, CSS styling and jQuery plugins like drop down menus, accordions, sliders and modals that apply to each framework respectively. At the end of the course, students will have employed a responsive framework of their choosing that will enable their website to respond to the users choice of device: Desktop, iPad and iPhone. Course Requirements Students should have working knowledge and understanding of the following: HTML/CSS Essential Skills or similar HTML Syntax and Tags The concept of semantic HTML markup, separating markup, presentation and behavior Core CSS concepts such as selectors, properties and values Core CSS syntax. Course objectives By the end of the course students will have useable knowledge of the following: Advance basic HTML & CSS knowledge Be proficient in the new HTML5 and CSS 3 standards Understand the reason and requirement of Responsive Web Design Understand when to use Responsive Web Design principles based on the market and clients Be able to create a custom CSS grid-framework Be able to apply learned Responsive principles to other websites and projects Have the ability to build responsive web sites on both Twitter Bootstrap and Zurb Foundation Gain a basic understanding of jQuery plugins included in the above frameworks Modules Introduction to HTML 5 Introduction to CSS3 Introduction to Responsive Web Design Knowing When to Employ Responsive Web Design Grid-Systems Zurb Foundation Twitter Bootstrap Responsive Debugging Transforming a Non-Responsive Website to a Responsive Website Whats Next… [-]

Course in Web Design - Short Programme in Web Design and Development (CIW)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 60 hours South Africa Durban

Upon successful completion, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Web Design and Development Certificate. [+]

Course in Web Design - Short Programme in Web Design and Development (CIW)CertificationUpon successful completion, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Web Design and Development Certificate.Entry Requirements

    A learner must have a keen interest in graphic design and web-page building     Basic computer skills     Grade 10

Course DurationThe programme duration is 60 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThis short programme is intended to show a learner how to be a Web Designer and Developer. Learners will learn to lay the groundwork, follow design rules, test the site, register a domain name, and much more. This programme will also show learners how to choose a web editor and graphics programme, how to make a site accessible to the widest possible audience, and when it’s time to call in a pro. With this programme, learners will be able to start and manage a great site!... [-]


Course in IT Programming - Skills Programme in Internet and Web Design

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 42 hours South Africa Durban

Upon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the [+]

Course in IT Programming - Skills Programme in Internet and Web DesignCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the unit standards covered together with the credits obtained. •Upon successful completion of the optional external exam, the learner will receive a Microsoft Certificate.Entry Requirements

    Foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Ability to use a personal computer competently ... [-]

Course in IT Networking - Skills Programme in Introduction to Web Design

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 34 hours South Africa Durban

On successful completion of the programme and if the learner is found to be competent in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the outcomes covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the [+]

Course in IT Networking - Skills Programme in Introduction to Web DesignCertificationOn successful completion of the programme and if the learner is found to be competent in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the outcomes covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the outcomes covered together with the credits obtained.Entry Requirements

    Foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Ability to use a personal computer competently     Competence in the unit standard, "Participate in formal meetings", NQF Level 2 (ID 14911), as Completed in the learning programme     Approved CAT Exemption (Grade12) ... [-]

Course in IT Networking - Concept of Computer Architechure

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 106 hours South Africa Durban

On successful completion of the programme, and if the learner if found to be competent in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the outcomes covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the [+]

Course in IT Nerworking - Skills Programme in Concept of Computer ArchitechureCertificationOn successful completion of the programme, and if the learner if found to be competent in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the outcomes covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the outcomes covered together with the credits obtained.Entry Requirements

    Foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Ability to use a personal computer competently     Competence in the unit standard, "Participate in formal meetings", NQF Level 2 (ID 14911), as Completed in the learning programme     Approved CAT exceptions (Grade12) ... [-]

Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in Database

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 49 hours South Africa Durban

Upon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the [+]

Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in DatabaseCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the unit standards covered together with the credits obtained.Upon successful completion of the optional external exam, the learner will receive a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certificate.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at NQF level 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Relevant experience would be an advantage especially in NQF level 1 End User computing     Approved CAT exception (Grade11) ... [-]

Course in Computer User - in Using the Internet

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 38 hours South Africa Durban

Upon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, learners will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the [+]

Course in Computer User - in Using the InternetCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, learners will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the unit standards covered together with the credits obtained.Upon successful completion of the optional external exam, the learner will receive a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certificate.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at NQF level 2/Grade 10 or equivalent.     Relevant experience would be an advantage especially in NQF level 1 End User computing     Approved CAT exemption (Grade11) ... [-]

Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in PowerPoint Presentation

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 38 hours South Africa Durban

Upon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, learners will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the [+]

Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in PowerPoint PresentationCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, learners will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the unit standards covered together with the credits obtained.Upon successful completion of the optional external exam, the learner will receive a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS).Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at NQF level 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Relevant experience would be an advantage especially in NQF level 1 End User computing     Approved CAT exemption (Grade 11) ... [-]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL Access

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 16 hours South Africa

Upon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced Access certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert [+]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL AccessCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced Access certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert certification, signifying expert-level ICDL competence. The ICDL Certificate is an internationally recognised qualification.Entry Requirements

    ICDL CORE (all modules)

Course DurationThe programme duration is 16 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroICDL Advanced Access is a higher-level programme designed for those who have successfully completed the ICDL Core level and wish to further enhance their computer proficiency. The ICDL Advanced Access module gives learners the opportunity to become experts in the use of this application, acquiring a set of skills over and above the routine features of the software. The Advanced Access module has been designed as a stand-alone certificate in this respective area and learners who successfully complete the Advanced Access module will be certified as advanced users in this application.... [-]


Course in Computer User - FOMO - Fundamentals Of Microsoft Office

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 42 hours South Africa Durban

On successful completion, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Fundamentals of Microsoft Office Certificate. [+]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in FOMO - Fundamentals Of Microsoft OfficeCertificationOn successful completion, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Fundamentals of Microsoft Office Certificate.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at Grade 10 or equivalent.     Basic knowledge of computer skills.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 42 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThis programme will introduce the learner to the powerful features of an electronic office. It is designed for learners with some knowledge of computers who wish to learn about the fundamental aspects of the popular Microsoft Office standard software packages: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint. The Damelin programme in Fundamentals of Microsoft Office is designed for learners working in a Windows environment or those who have completed the Computer Skills for Windows and Office programme, wanting to acquire additional PC skills.... [-]


Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL Word

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 16 hours South Africa Durban

Upon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Word Advanced Certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert certification, signifying expert-level ICDL competence. The ICDL Certificate is an internationally recognised qualification. [+]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL WordCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Word Advanced Certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert certification, signifying expert-level ICDL competence. The ICDL Certificate is an internationally recognised qualification.Entry Requirements

    ICDL CORE (All modules)

Course DurationThe programme duration is 16 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroICDL Word Advanced is a higher-level programme designed for those who have successfully completed the ICDL Core level and wish to further enhance their computer proficiency. The ICDL Word Advanced module gives learners the opportunity to become experts in the use of this application, acquiring a set of skills over and above the routine features of the software. The Word Advanced module has been designed as a stand-alone certificate in this respective area and learners who successfully complete the Word Advanced module will be certified as advanced users in this application.... [-]


Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL Powerpoint

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 16 hours South Africa Durban

Upon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced PowerPoint Certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert [+]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL PowerpointCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced PowerPoint Certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert certification, signifying expert-level ICDL competence. The ICDL Certificate is an internationally recognised qualification.

Entry Requirements

    ICDL CORE (All modules)

Course DurationThe programme duration is 16 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroICDL Advanced PowerPoint is a higher-level programme designed for those who have successfully completed the ICDL Core level and wish to further enhance their computer proficiency. The ICDL Advanced PowerPoint module gives learners the opportunity to become experts in the use of this application, acquiring a set of skills over and above the routine features of the software. The Advanced PowerPoint module has been designed as a stand-alone certificate in this respective area and learners who successfully complete the Advanced PowerPoint module will be certified as advanced users in this application.... [-]


Course in Computer User - Advanced ICDL Excel

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 16 hours South Africa Durban

Upon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced Excel Certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert certification, signifying expert-level ICDL competence. The ICDL Certificate is an internationally recognised qualification. [+]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL ExcelCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced Excel Certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert certification, signifying expert-level ICDL competence. The ICDL Certificate is an internationally recognised qualification.Entry Requirements

    ICDL CORE (all modules)

Course DurationThe programme duration is 16 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroICDL Advanced Excel is a higher-level programme designed for those who have successfully completed the ICDL Core level and wish to further enhance their computer proficiency. The ICDL Advanced Excel module gives learners the opportunity to become experts in the use of this application, acquiring a set of skills over and above the routine features of the software. The Advanced Excel module has been designed as a stand-alone certificate in this area and learners who successfully complete the Advanced Excel module will be certified as advanced users in this application.... [-]


Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in Database

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 49 hours South Africa Durban

The programme duration is 49 hours and the tuition is face-to-face based on the NQF notional hours. This excludes time to complete assessments, do research and self-study. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays. [+]

Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in DatabaseEntry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at NQF level 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Relevant experience would be an advantage especially in NQF level 1 End User computing     Approved CAT exception (Grade 11)

Course DurationThe programme duration is 49 hours and the tuition is face-to-face based on the NQF notional hours. This excludes time to complete assessments, do research and self-study. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThe Skills Programme in Database will introduce the learner to the powerful features of an electronic office. It is designed for learners with some knowledge of computers who wish to learn about the fundamental aspects of the popular Microsoft Office Standard software packages. Database module gives learners the opportunity to obtain skills in the use of this application, acquiring a set of skills over and above the routine features of the software. This Skills Programme is part of a MICT SETA accredited full qualification: National Certificate in End User Computing, SAQA ID 61591, Level 3, 130 credits.... [-]


Course in Computer User - Short Programme in ICDL (Syllabus 5)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 80 hours South Africa Durban

Upon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL certificate from ICDL South Africa. [+]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in ICDL (Syllabus 5)CertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL certificate from ICDL South Africa.Entry Requirements

    English and Mathematics at Grade 11 or equivalent.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 80 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThis Short Programme in International Computer Driving Licence (ICDL) Core covers key concepts of computing which allows learners to gain essential computer literacy skills in order to work successfully on various computer applications. This programme is recognised internationally and learners must complete the computer based external exams. A CV is not complete without an ICDL!... [-]