Reg No: HS2017/30


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Faculty Board of Arts and Social Sciences
Media and Communication Studies

Course Reading

Web Design I

Valid from autumn semester 2017


Course Code: MKGA63
Course Title: Web Design I
Webbdesign I
Credits: 15
Degree Level: Bachelor

Adobe Creative Team. Adobe Photoshop Cs6 Classroom in a Book. Last edition. U.S: Adobe Press. ISBN 9780321827333.

Bergström, B. Essentials of Visual Communication. Laurence King, 2009.

Garrett, J.J. The Elements of User Experience: User-Centered Design for the Web and Beyond. Edition 2. NEW RIDERS PUBLISHING, 2011. ISBN 9780321683687.

Lupton, E., Cole Phillips, J. Graphic Design: The New Basics. Princeton Architectural Press, 2008. ISBN 9781568987026.

Robbins, J. N. Learning Web Design A Beginner´s Guide to Html, Css, Graphics, and Beyond. O´Reilly, 2012. The 2007 and the 2012 edition of the book are acceptable, but the 2012 edition is preferable.

Reference Literature

Adobe Creative Team. Adobe Dreamweaver Cs6 Classroom in a Book. Last edition. U.S: Adobe Press. ISBN 9780321822451.

Adobe Creative Team. Adobe Illustrator CS6 Classroom in a Book. Last edition. U.S: Adobe Press. ISBN 9780321822482.

Ambrose G., Harris, P. Basics Design 08: Design Thinking. AVA Publishing SA, 2009. ISBN 9782940411177.

Dayley L.D. & Dayley. B. Photoshop CS6 Bible. Last edition. JOHN WILEY & SONS. ISBN 9781118123881.

Goodman, D. Dynamic HTML : the definitive reference. Last edition. Sebastopol, California: O'Reilly, 2006.

Heege. Beginning HTML with CSS and XHTML: Modern Guide and Reference. Us: Apress, 2007. ISBN 9781590597477.

Noble, I. & Bestley, R. Visual Research: An Introduction to Research Methodologies in Graphic Design. AVA Publishing SA, 2011.

Pollock, J. JavaScript. A beginner´s guide. Edition 3. McGraw Hill, 2009. ISBN 9780071632959.

Shea, D. & Holzschlag, M. The Zen of CSS design. New Riders, 2005. ISBN 9780321303479.


Approved by the Faculty Board of Arts and Social Sciences, 14 March 2017