Wordpress is currently the most widely used content management system (CMS) in the graphic design industry. It is used to power online presences on a variety of scales, from small entrepreneurial businesses to large scale enterprises. In this course, students will be introduced to the basic functionalities included in a default Wordpress installation and will also be guided through the process of selecting and installing themes and plugins to change the look, layout, and functionality of the website. The course will also teach students to customize existing Wordpress templates using hand-coded CSS, page-builder plugins, and customizable theme settings. Domain names, web hosting, and FTP software will be reviewed.
Course code: VCDP 1283
Length: 54.0 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.