Higher Education

Adobe® Dreamweaver® CS6: Introductory, 1st Edition

  • Corinne Hoisington Central Virginia Community College
  • Jessica Minnick Pasco-Hernando Community College
  • ISBN-10: 113352589X  |  ISBN-13: 9781133525899
  • 328 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2010
  • © 2013 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $64.25
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About

Overview

ADOBE® DREAMWEAVER® CS6: INTRODUCTORY, 1E follows the Shelly Cashman Series® proven step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach to teaching the Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 software. The pedagogy of this text has been enhanced to reflect the learning styles of today's students. Readers will easily follow along with the chapters in the text to gain valuable software skills to build their own exciting and dynamic Web sites and develop Internet applications.

Features and Benefits

  • Coverage of the newest upgrades added to Dreamweaver CS6, allowing students to efficiently use the software.
  • New pedagogical elements enrich material and create an accessible and user-friendly approach allowing easy navigation through the skills in each chapter.
  • End of Chapter exercises provide a variety of reinforcement opportunities to ensure student retention.
  • Teaches students to build a Web site as a continuing case project throughout the book that they can use as a Web portfolio.
  • Superior reference materials make it easy for students to quickly look up or find additional information in the text.
  • Offers project-specific cases to give students an understanding of the objectives taught in each chapter.
  • A step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach allows students to successfully learn and retain information to be used in their personal and professional lives.
  • Provides an online learning experience with "BTW" annotations; BTW, Q&A, and Quick Reference Summary Web pages; and the Learn It Online section for each chapter.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Adobe Dreamweaver CS6.
1. Create a New Web Site with Dreamweaver.
2. Design a CSS Template.
3. Add Graphics and Links.
Appendices.
A: Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Help.
B: Changing Screen Resolution.
C: For Mac Users.
D: Project Planning Guidelines.

What's New

  • Engaging coverage of the latest HTML5 and CSS3 standards including style sheets which provide students with a solid understanding of professional Web design.
  • Capture the attention of their targeted audience by exploring creative design centered solutions for creating a business and personal site.
  • Design a mobile Web site using a Web standards approach for delivering content beyond the desktop.
  • Integration of guidelines and standards for Web accessibility and disability access to the Web.
  • Coverage of social networking within a Web site to market business products and connect social trends.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

ePack: Text + Premium Web Site Instant Access Code: Adobe Creative Suite 6: Introductory

ISBN-10: 1285583736 | ISBN-13: 9781285583730

List Price = $123.95  | CengageBrain Price = $123.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $92.96

This Bundle Includes:

  • Adobe® Dreamweaver® CS6: Introductory
    List Price = $85.95  | CengageBrain Price = $85.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $64.25
  • Premium Web Site Instant Access Code
    List Price = $44.00  | CengageBrain Price = $44.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $44.00


Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Intructor's Resource CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1133525881 | ISBN-13: 9781133525882)

Go beyond the book with Instructor Resources to help you make the most of your classroom and lessons. Here you will find additional information on how to use our text as well as teaching and testing aids. This IR will include Figure Files, Instructor's Manual, PowerPoint Presentations, Solutions to Exercises, Syllabus.

Premium Web Site Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 128545345X | ISBN-13: 9781285453453)

Designed to help you succeed in your web design course, the premium website contains many useful student resources including video tutorials, interactive quizzing, web links, PowerPoint presentations, appendices, datasets, a glossary, and more.

List Price = $44.00  | CengageBrain Price = $44.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $44.00

Student Supplements

Premium Web Site Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 128545345X | ISBN-13: 9781285453453)

Designed to help you succeed in your web design course, the premium website contains many useful student resources including video tutorials, interactive quizzing, web links, PowerPoint presentations, appendices, datasets, a glossary, and more.

List Price = $44.00  | CengageBrain Price = $44.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $44.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Corinne Hoisington

Corinne Hoisington is a professor at Central Virginia Community College in Lynchburg, Virginia. With more than 25 years of teaching experience, Professor Hoisington has been honored with the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional in Computer Programming award. A dynamic speaker, she regularly presents on new technology and education trends to instructors across North America. She is the author of several best-selling Shelly Cashman Series texts on Windows, Visual Basic, and Adobe Dreamweaver, as well as Android app development.

Jessica Minnick

Jessica Minnick is an Information Technology Instructor at Pasco-Hernando State College in New Port Richey, Florida. She has more than 15 years of web design experience. Prior to becoming an educator, Jessica worked in the marketing and information technology field for the private sector. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Management Information Systems, and a Master of Education in Instructional Technology from the University of South Florida. Jessica has designed several websites for both the private and public sector over the past ten years using Adobe Dreamweaver.