GA Boston - HTML5 & CSS Basics

When: Tue January 15, 2013 6:30 pm

Organization: General Assembly Boston

Location: 1 Broadway, Cambridge, MA


About This class

Want to learn how to add and update the content on web pages or apply styles from an existing stylesheet? Students will code content for web pages using the latest version of HTML, and will learn how to update the pages on remote web servers. We will cover the following:

  • HTML 5/CSS Getting Started & Best Practices
  • HTML5 Elements and page structure
  • Semantic tags
  • Forms
  • Video
  • Microdata
  • Using CSS style sheets

Prereqs & Preparation

All Students must bring a laptop to class. Please download and install Sublime Text before class:

About the Instructor(s)

David Kelleher
Teacher, Tutor, and Coporate Trainer,
Desera Interactive

David Kelleher has taught web production at Emerson College, Boston University, and the New England Institute of Art. He is a freelance developer who has consulted for startup companies based on Harvard and MIT technologies. His credits include interactive training applications for Intel, production for an episode of National Geographic's Naked Science, and online catalogs for a national diamond manufacturer.