SCA – Technical Workshop Descriptor
Technical Instruction Area:
Digital Design Studios
Duration of Workshop: Half day
Pre-requisites/Skill Levels/Workshop Preparation:
Students who wish to with any hands on exercises' participate remotely are expected to have downloaded Brackets or a similar code editor before the session.
Technical Learning Objectives:
Academic Programme/Level/Workshop code:
Room Number: (0F14, 0F15, 0F16 or 0F17 )*
Maximum Numbers Possible: 13†
*These workshops may be delivered as an online session.
†As an online this workshop session can accommodate up to 30 students.
NOTE: If students intend to follow this session using a booked DDS computer the must bring their own headphones!!
Our software of choice...
Brackets is an open source text editor designed to work with a variety of code types. Brackets has a simple interface, and tools such has autocomplete and colour highlighting, to guide the author through the creation of web pages. This series of workshops is designed to take the complete beginner through the steps of creating a simple website, using the tools Brackets provides.
Note: Though Adobe have abandoned development of Brackets. But it is still Open Source, alive and kicking and can be downloaded free of charge from here:
Brackets for MacOS or Windows
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This Padlet contains a few useful resources to support our workshop sessions:
Think of it as a evolving resource that will be added to and edited, according to your needs and requests.