Course Title: Build a dynamic website

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5316 Diploma of Graphic Design

Course Title: Build a dynamic website

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term2 2013,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015,
Term2 2016,
Term1 2017

Course Contact: Dale Nason

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9417

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this unit you will develop the skills and knowledge required to design, build and test a dynamic website to meet technical requirements.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no prerequisites for this unit. This unit is delivered alongside CUVPRP503A Present a body of own creative work in a studio cluster called Multimedia.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAWEB501A Build a dynamic website


1. Define and analyse technical requirements 

2. Produce software design specifications

3. Develop website to the specified design

4. Test web application

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate your competency in the above elements.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment is on-going throughout the course. Assessment tasks will require you demonstrate the application of knowledge and skills through practical projects and/or written tasks. Assessment tasks are:

  • Design Project 1 (50% of final grade)
  • Design Project 2 (50% of final grade)