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					                                                  BTEC/EDEXCEL Awards                                               INTERNET SITE DESIGN                                            If you wish to create websites with ease and efficiency you
SHORT COURSE                                                                                                                                                                        will benefit from this course.
PROGRAMMES                                                                                                          HTML & WEBSITE DESIGN
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                                                  One of the outstanding elements of some of our courses is                                                                         20th Feb – 8th Mar          MDE01-7
FOR PROFESSIONAL                                  the possibility to attend a number of related short courses       • Design your own web site using HTML.                          29th May – 14th June        MDE02-7
                                                  and gain a National BTEC Short Course Award or                    • Include graphics and interactivity.                           Course Fee £125 (BTEC Optional)
DEVELOPMENT                                       Certificate at B/TEC Level 3 which is described as the
                                                                                                                    • Publish your site to a web server.
                                                  advanced level.                                                                                                                   INTRODUCTION TO DIRECTOR
                                                  This is a national qualification awarded on the successful        Your web page is your shop window on the internet. Anyone
With the demand from employers and                completion of a programme of short courses which, when
                                                                                                                    wishing to learn the technologies and techniques behind         • Create a promotional multimedia CD-ROM using
                                                                                                                    web-site design will benefit from this course.                  Macromedia Director.
employees for more qualifications to help         put together, make a coherent course of study. These
                                                  qualifications span the whole spectrum from Introductory
                                                                                                                    Using HTML, you will acquire the skills necessary to create a   • Video.
maintain expertise and knowledge, the                                                                               powerful presence and unique identity on the world’s fastest
                                                  Award to Advanced Professional Certificate, with the option
                                                                                                                    growing market, the internet.                                   • Sound effects/music.
University has, once again, put together a        of taking further studies right up to Advanced Professional
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Animation.
programme of short courses aimed at the           Diploma level.
                                                                                                                    Date (Tues/Thurs Eve)      Code                                 • Interactivity.
                                                  These new qualifications will not only be based on the
Professional Development of the individual        competence of the individual but also on the time spent on        9th Jan – 25th Jan         HTMLE01–7                            A promotional interactive CD-ROM can be much more
that will assist in their own increase in         completing the course of study. Depending on the                  17th Apr – 3rd May         HTMLE02-7                            effective than a leaflet or brochure. Macromedia Director
                                                  qualification, you can expect to spend between 30 and 120         Course Fee £125 (BTEC Mandatory)                                allows the creation of attention grabbing presentations
knowledge, widen their experience and add
                                                  hours to qualify.                                                                                                                 incorporating video, sound and interaction. Anyone wishing
value to their own portfolio. The programme       An Award, for instance, requires at least 30 hours and a          INTERACTIVE GRAPHICS WITH PHOTOSHOP                             to create an impressive multimedia presentation will benefit
also offers the opportunity for persons           Certificate a minimum of 120 hours - including taught and         • Understand the different file formats used to display         from this course.
seeking to become more qualified in aspects       learning time. The Diploma qualification requires a minimum       graphics.
                                                  of 240 hours.                                                                                                                     Date (Wed Eve)              Code
of their work, so being able to change their      Students’ following such combination courses will be able to
                                                                                                                    • Learn ways to optimise file sizes.                            10th Jan – 14th Feb         MMDE01-7
employment or improve their own work              pay a reduced fee rather than paying the individual course        • Design your own graphics using Photoshop and                  Course Fee £125 (BTEC Optional)
                                                  costs. This could mean a saving of up to 50% on some              Imageready.
status.
                                                  programmes. If you choose to combine several courses              • Incorporate your own interactive graphics into web pages.     INTRODUCTION TO FLASH
                                                  together in this way, you’ll be able to book them all at once
Most of the courses begin at a very basic         and you’ll get priority over other applicants.
                                                                                                                    • Create image maps and roll-over buttons                       • Advanced graphics techniques for the web.
level but then build on the skills gained, to a   The level of qualification that a student can attain within the
                                                                                                                    Effective use of graphics can make all the difference           • Macromedia Flash.
                                                                                                                    between a simple home page and a professional web
high level of expertise, and are offered as a
                                                  Award, Certificate or Diploma course framework is as
                                                                                                                    presence.                                                       • Animation.
                                                  follows:
package, to keep the costs down.                  Level 1 Foundation                                                This course requires that you have attended the HTML &          • Sound effects.
Visit our Website for more details                Level 2 Intermediate                                              Web Site Design course or have equivalent experience            • Basic Actionscript.
                                                  Level 3 Advanced                                                  using HTML.                                                     Macromedia Flash is fast becoming the choice tool for
www.bolton.ac.uk/uni/short                        Level 4 Professional                                                                                                              developing graphically advanced web sites. Anyone wishing
                                                  Level 5 Advanced Professional
                                                                                                                    Date (Tues/Thurs Eve)       Code                                to create cutting edge multimedia web sites will benefit from
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                                                                                                                    30 Jan – 15 Feb             GWWWE01–7                           this course. You must already have a good knowledge of
                                                                                                                    8th May – 24th May          GWWWE02-7                           HTML and experience creating web graphics before
                                                                                                                    Course Fee £125 (BTEC Optional)                                 attending this course.

                                                                                                                    INTRODUCTION TO DREAMWEAVER                                     Date (Tues/Thurs Eve)       Code
                                                                                                                    • Build great looking sites with industry standard software.    13th Mar – 29th Mar         MWSDE01-7
                                                                                                                    • Add image maps and rollover buttons with ease.                19th June – 5th July        MSWDE02-7
                                                                                                                                                                                    Course Fee £125 (BTEC Optional)
                                                                                                                    • Quickly create layers and tables.
                                                                                                                    • Quickly generate Stylesheets and Javascript behaviours.       If 1 Mandatory Unit and 3 Optional Units are taken,
                                                                                                                    Dreamweaver is recognised as the industry standard web          course fee is £275 inc. BTEC Advanced Certificate
                                                                                                                    page layout tool. With simultaneous access to visual layout
                                                                                                                    and source code, pixel precise positioning and great            Note: Pre-requisites
                                                                                                                    management of site assets and links with the site map.
To benefit from any of the Internet Design courses
participants should have familiarity with The Windows
platform. Basic working knowledge of computers is
essential.
PHOTOSHOP – THE BASICS
For absolute beginners, this course aims to provide you with
the knowledge you need to create your own graphics and         NETWORKING
manipulate them. Learn all the tools associated with
Photoshop and manage layers properly. By the end of the        INTRODUCTION TO NETWORKING with WINDOWS                       NETWORKING with LINUX
course you will be deigning your own graphics and creating
                                                               XP                                                                   Introduction to the Linux operating system.
complex digital images.
• Work with layers and use the toolbox.                               Introduction to Windows XP communications.                   Explore Linux networking.
• Create your own graphics.                                           Connecting systems and devices.                              In addition to basic aspects of Linux networking, an
• Add textual content to graphics.                                    Highlight the TCP/IP protocol suite and related IP            overview of network protocols, supported devices,
• Apply effects and filters.                                           communication schemes.                                        file sharing, and more.
• Import photographs.                                                 Configuration and administration of Windows XP               Focuses instruction on the use of configuration and
                                                                       Professional in a networked communications                    administration of the Linux operating system and
Date (Tues/Thurs Eve)                        Code                      environment.                                                  highlights the use of Linux as a network server and
 th       th
9 Jan – 25 Jan                               PHOBE01-7                Security mechanisms and management.                           workstation.
                                                                                                                            Prerequisite:
    th
20 Feb – 8th Mar                             PHOBE02-7                 Network applications, including web browsing,
                                                                       email, file and print sharing, Voice over IP (IP             Working knowledge of computer architectures and
Course Fee £90                                                                                                                         systems in general,
                                                                       Phone).
PHOTOSHOP – ENHANCED                                           Prerequisite:                                                      Or Introduction To Networking with Windows XP
We will be developing your basic skills to help you enhance,          Experience using Microsoft Windows XP or similar
                                                                       desktop environment.                                  Date (Tues Eve/Sat Morn)                     Code               PROFESSIONAL
retouch and fix digital images. Whether it is an old
                                                                                                                            20th Feb – 10th Mar
photograph that has been damaged, or a new digital
photograph that needs ‘air brushing’ to give it that
                                                                       Basic understanding of Windows applications, such
                                                                       as Internet Explorer.                                 Course Fee £150 (BTEC Optional)
                                                                                                                                                                          NET4E01-7
                                                                                                                                                                                             DEVELOPMENT
professional look.
• Retouch and enhance digital images.                          Date (Tues Eve/Sat Morn)                     Code             SETTING UP A WEBSERVER                                          PROGRAMMES
• Fix damaged photographs.                                     9th Jan – 27th Jan                           NETPE01-7               Web server technologies.
• Make new photographs look old.
                                                                  th         th
                                                               24 Apr – 12 May                              NETPE02-7               Deployment and supporting Web servers.                      2007
• Use adjustment layers and masks                              Course Fee £150 (BTEC Mandatory)                                     Highlight the TCP/IP protocol suite and related IP
• Colouring black and white photographs.                                                                                             communication schemes.
                                                               ADVANCED NETWORKING with WINDOWS 2003                                Popular web page content deployment techniques.
Date (Tues/Thurs Eve)                        Code                     An introduction to networked systems in an                   Setting up your own Web server.
17th Apr – 3rd May                           PHOEE01-7                 organisation.                                                Web site hosting.
29th May – 14th June                         PHOEE02-7                Server roles.                                                Where to find and how to use additional information
Course Fee £90                                                        Active Directory including core roles and services.           on setting up a Web server.                            INTERNET SITE DESIGN
                                                                      Network architecture design guidance for              Prerequisite:
                                                                       requirements of medium sized organisations.                  Knowledge of Networking terminology, services and
                                                               Prerequisite:                                                           practices,                                                   And
                                                                      Knowledge of networking terminology and                      Or Introduction to Networking
                                                                       practices,
                                                                      Or Introduction To Networking with Windows XP         Date (Tues Eve/Sat Morn)                     Code                  NETWORKING
                                                                                                                             13th Mar – 31 Mar                            NETSE01-7
                                                               Date (Tues Eve/Sat Morn)                     Code             Course Fee £150 (BTEC Mandatory)
                                                                 th        th
                                                               30 Jan – 17 Feb                              WINTAE01-7
                                                                 th       nd
                                                               15 May – 2 June                              WINTAE02-7       If 3 Mandatory and 1 Optional Units are taken, course
                                                               Course Fee £150 (BTEC Mandatory)                              fee is £275 inc. BTEC Advanced Certificate
     Short Course Office
  The University of Bolton
             Deane Road
                    Bolton
                 BL3 5AB
     Tel: (01204) 903904
    Fax: (01204) 903084
www.bolton.ac.uk/uni/short

				
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