Mobile & Interactive Technology Applications – ARTS 319
CG • Section 8WK • 11/08/2019 to 04/16/2020 • Modified 07/28/2020
Introduction to the tools used to create mobile and desktop web messages/content in the industry. Students will learn app and web development and create professional-level projects.
Understanding the proper Content Management Systems tools and web application builders for mobile and desktop are essential when designing and developing an app/website. Students will explore the many benefits of using WordPress to build complex solutions.
Measurable Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Possess a practical working knowledge of the theory, practice and application of mobile and desktop web messaging content and technologies.
- Demonstrate the application and processes of mobile and desktop web messaging technologies in pursuit of growth and development using a market-oriented working style.
- Apply the advantages of a Christian worldview in the transactional marketplace.
Textbook readings and lecture presentations/notes
Course Requirements Checklist
After reading the Course Syllabus and Student Expectations, the student will complete the related checklist found in Module/Week 1.
Discussion Board Forums (8)
Discussion boards are collaborative learning experiences. Therefore, the student is required to create a thread in response to the provided prompt for each forum. Each thread must be at least 150 words and demonstrate course-related knowledge. At least one biblical reference must be included in each thread. In addition to the thread, the student is required to reply to at least 2 other classmates’ threads. Each reply must be at least 75 words.
WordPress Milestones (6)
The student will set up a website using WordPress.com, and will submit progress and proof of concepts/prototypes with specific guidelines related towards completing the project.
WordPress Project Final
The student will create a working website using WordPress.com and a selected theme on a hosted/live platform with a domain name extension to develop a multipage responsive layout website communicating a certain message utilizing a variety of plugins.