Students will learn to register an appropriate domain for their website and deploy it to a server as well as learn about the differences between hosting packages and variables to consider when choosing a domain and host company. Additionally, students will delve into more depth with Wordpress and create a functioning e-commerce storefront by
using plugins and a merchant account. After completion of this course students will be well versed in the multiple uses of Wordpress. Different industries have different needs, students will learn to identify them and choose appropriate plugins and themes to meet project goals. Website needs can include restaurant menus, appointment calendars, image galleries, and shopping carts. Take control of Wordpress and fully understand its capabilities.
Course code: VCDP 2440
Length: 54 hours
PrerequisitesStudents must be enrolled in the Visual Communications Design Diploma with a minimum GPA of 2.0 (60%).
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.