Brian MacMillan

Advanced Web Design

BM Advanced Web Design

MMP350 Week 1: Overview and Review

Goals: To review the basic architecture of a web-page, from both the perspective of architecture (front, middle and back-end), and assets. To review how inheritance and styling conflicts are resolved in CSS. To review different ways of selecting groups of elements in CSS.
  • Review of the three tier web model
  • Review of HTTP requests
  • Review of how cascading style sheets handle conflicts between elements, classes and element ids.
  • Difference between position fixed, absolute, static and relative in HTML.
Homework: Submit your answers to the questions in the class documentation.