Higher Education

New Perspectives on Blended HTML and CSS Fundamentals: Introductory, 3rd Edition

  • Henry Bojack Farmingdale State College
  • Sharon Scollard Mohawk College
  • ISBN-10: 1133526101  |  ISBN-13: 9781133526100
  • 496 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2008
  • © 2013 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $102.75
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About

Overview

New Perspectives on Blended HTML and CSS Fundamentals provides your beginning Web programming students with in-depth coverage of CSS and its use with HTML5. With the New Perspectives proven pedagogy, your students will think critically and understand WHY they're learning WHAT they're learning.

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Features and Benefits

  • Focuses on achieving page layouts through CSS positioning, which more closely reflects the way "real world applications" are built.
  • Integrates CSS right from the start, allowing students to feel confident about their knowledge of CSS upon completion of the course.
  • Includes coverage of fixed layouts, adding multimedia, and forms.
  • Reflects the signature New Perspectives pedagogical elements including new features such as Visual Overviews, Key Steps, and integration of soft skills.

Table of Contents

Tutorial 1: Using XHTML to Create Web Pages.
Tutorial 2: Creating Links.
Tutorial 3: Introducing Cascading Style Sheets.
Tutorial 4: Formatting Text and Hyperlinks.
Tutorial 5: Working with the Box Model.
Tutorial 6: Creating Fixed-Width Layouts.
Tutorial 7: Creating Liquid Layouts.
Tutorial 8: Creating Data Tables.
Tutorial 9: Creating Forms.
Appendix A: Color Names, Color Values, and HTML Character Entities.
Appendix B: HTML Elements.
Appendix C: CSS Styles and Selectors.
Glossary/Index.

What's New

  • Updated coverage on the latest HTML5 and CSS programming languages.
  • New exercises and case scenarios in the tutorials encourage students to think critically and apply concepts and skills in a relevant context.
  • New! Visual Overviews, ProSkills boxes, ProSkill Exercises, and Key Steps provide students with a robust learning experience as they move through the text.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

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Instructor Supplements

Review Pack  (ISBN-10: 1133526071 | ISBN-13: 9781133526070)

All data files necessary to complete lesson activities are included on this CD.

List Price = $18.95  | CengageBrain Price = $18.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $14.25

Instructor's Resource  (ISBN-10: 113352611X | ISBN-13: 9781133526117)

Now all instructor materials are available on one convenient and easy-to-use CD. Designed to help facilitate classroom instruction, this CD has instructor files unique to the textbook. A variety of ancillaries are included such as data and solution files, syllabi, and PowerPoint presentations. All of these tools can help motivate students and enhance their knowledge and course appreciation.

Student Supplements

Review Pack  (ISBN-10: 1133526071 | ISBN-13: 9781133526070)

All data files necessary to complete lesson activities are included on this CD.

List Price = $18.95  | CengageBrain Price = $18.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $14.25

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Henry Bojack

Professor Henry Bojack has been teaching at the college level for more than 25 years. He is currently the Acting Chair of the Business and Management of Technology Department at Farmingdale State College in Long Island, NY. Professor Bojack is a past winner of the Farmingdale Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence. He teaches courses in Office applications. Management Information Systems, and Web page authoring.

Sharon Scollard

Sharon Scollard is a professor in the Faculty of Engineering Technology at Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. She's been teaching computing technologies for over 25 years, and particularly enjoys teaching Web technologies.