Web Development: Topics and Projects (online) | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Web Development: Topics and Projects (online)

This is the third course in the Web Development course series. Students build towards professional-grade front-end web development.

Topics include: advanced layout and positioning, source control using Git and Github, modular CSS, and basic interactivity with JavaScript. Students complete a large development project for their portfolio. Students will have access to Adobe Creative Cloud software throughout the course. / This course is part of the MA in Graphic and Web Design and is a graduate level course.

Open to students ages 18 and above. Review complete policies, including class cancellation policies, before completing your registration.

Class meeting details

This online course is asynchronous, meaning that there are no set class meeting times. Instead, the course is project-based, with 2 to 3 deadlines per week, and students can choose a time and place that works best for them to complete the work. Course activities may include readings; video demonstrations and tutorials; online discussions; projects; and critiques.


Web Development: CSS

Required materials

Adobe Creative Cloud (provided by MCAD).

A computer capable of running Adobe Creative Cloud software, with internet access.

Class resources
This class uses Adobe Creative Cloud and Canvas, MCAD's learning management system. Please see the links for more information.

See https://canvas.mcad.edu/books for a list of required textbooks.

Class Savings

Register on or before May 13 and save $25.
Register for more than one class at a time and receive $25 off each additional class (same-day registrations only).
This class does not qualify for the $25 tuition waiver or the alumni discounts.
Additional savings. Are you eligible?


Contact MCAD Continuing Education at continuing_education@mcad.edu or call 612.874.3765.


Non-credit Tuition
Student Birthdate
  • Date:
  • Time:
  • Day(s) of the week:
  • Ages:
    Open to students ages 18 and above.
  • Term:
    Fall 2024
  • Instructor: James O'Brien
  • Location:
  • SKU:
    IDM 6613 20 FA24


Web Development: CSS