Course Title: Build and launch a small business website

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5359 Diploma of Graphic Design

Course Title: Build and launch a small business website

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 85

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term2 2017,
Term1 2018,
Term2 2018,
Term1 2019,
Term2 2019


Brunswick Campus


375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2020,
Term2 2020

Course Contact: Alistair Briggs

Course Contact Phone: +61 9925 9988

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will develop the skills and knowledge required to build a basic website to meet your creative business needs. You will design the structure and undertake construction of the site. You will select a hosting service and use appropriate web development software.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None required

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

SITXICT401 Build and launch a small business website


1 Plan website structure

2 Develop website content

3 Create website pages

4 Select and use a web hosting service

5 Test and critically evaluate website

Learning Outcomes

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 and includes online activities.
The assessment tasks are: Projects
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