Introducing HTML5 and CSS3

3 Day Course
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This course is intended for existing XHTML and HTML 4 designers and developers looking to understand how the evolving HTML5 and CSS3 standards radically update the functionality and structure of HTML markup.

This 3 day course concentrates on understanding how HTML is changing and the challenges of implementing this in the diversifying web browser community. It is a packed course and presented as a mixture of lectures and hands-on exercises. Practical sessions follow topics, designed to reinforce the points covered.

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Introducing HTML5 (2 topics)

  • The new structural elements
  • Keeping good design practice

Debugging and Testing (3 topics)

  • HTML5 support in the main browsers
  • How to test HTML5
  • Legacy browser issues and testing

Controlling Text (4 topics)

  • Structuring content areas
  • Working with HTML5 outlines
  • Redefined elements
  • Global Attributes

Building Forms (4 topics)

  • New input types
  • New attributes
  • Legacy browsers support
  • Styling new form fields

Layout with CSS3 (3 topics)

  • CSS3 Selector methods
  • Formatting the new layout elements
  • Enhancing the layout with CSS3

JavaScript and HTML5 (1 topic)

  • Understanding and working with the HTML5 DOM

Video and Audio (3 topics)

  • Using the HTML5 media tag
  • Creating custom controls
  • Accessible media

Drawing using Canvas (4 topics)

  • Canvas basics
  • Drawing paths
  • Transformers
  • Animation

Drag and Drop (3 topics)

  • How to use the drag drop API
  • Adding custom drag icons
  • Accessibility

Data Storage (6 topics)

  • Storage options
  • Web StorageOffline Caching
  • Offline storage
  • The cache manifest
  • Serving the cache
  • Killing the cache

Geolocation (1 topic)

  • The Geolocation API

Mobile Development (2 topics)

  • HTML5 support in the major mobile browsers


Delegates for this course must already have experience with either HTML4 or XHTML with a solid understanding of CSS equivalent to the course CSS, XHTML and Accessibility (QACSSXHTML). Please note this is not suitable for delegates who have no previous experience in these technologies. Delegate should understand the DOM and exposure to JavaScript and jQuery would also be beneficial equivalent to attending Web Programming with JavaScript (LGJAVSC2).

Additional Learning

The courses below may help you meet the knowledge level required to take this course. If you are unsure please ask a training advisor .

  • Web Programming with JavaScript

    The Web Programming with JavaScript highly practical training course will show you how to develop interactive web pages using javascript

    3 Day Course Hands On Training Course Code LGJAVSC2
    Scheduled Online Onsite
  • CSS XHTML and Accessibility

    This two-day course covers all of the essentials of the updated in HTML4

    2 Day Course Hands On Training Course Code QACSSXHTML
    Scheduled Online Onsite

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