HTML 5 for Web Designers

Time: Monday, March 7 from 9:00am - 5:00pm
Coffee and registration starts at 8:30am.

Location: Gleacher Center, Room 246
(Gleacher is cross the street from the Sheraton Chicago at 450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive)

Course Description:
This workshop will help you get to grips with the new features in HTML5, from audio and video to more powerful forms and new structural elements. You’ll gain an understanding of the new semantics and get an insight into how new features should be used.

Slides will cover these topics:

  • The road from XHTML to HTML5.
  • Design principles of HTML5
  • Syntax: marking it up your way.
  • Using audio and video.
  • Turbo-boosting your form fields.
  • Changes in semantics.
  • New structural elements.
  • The new outline algorithm.
  • Using ARIA roles with HTML5.
  • New content models.
  • Strategies for using HTML5 today.

Exercises (on paper) will help attendees get to grips with the new semantic elements and understand the new outline algorithm.

Maximum attendees: 
30
Company: 
Clearleft
Instructor(s): 
Cost: 
$450

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