Adobe® Dreamweaver® CC: Level 1

Course Specifications

Course Number:


Course Length:

1 day

Course Description


You want to create and maintain web pages for your website. The fundamental elements of a web page are HTML, XHTML, CSS, and some JavaScript. These technologies take some time to master. In this course, you will use Adobe Dreamweaver to create web pages while focusing on the content, styling, and design. As you construct the web pages, Dreamweaver will competently create the XHTML, CSS and JavaScript required.

You will also maintain and administer your website with Dreamweaver’s site and page management tools. The website and pages you create will reflect your content and design and will be professionally accurate for your site visitors.

Course Objectives

Target Student:

This course is most valuable for individuals who have been given responsibilities to create or maintain a website. It will also be valuable for new web designers, web developers, and graphic artists who want to extend their skills in creating complete websites. Learning how to use Dreamweaver CC will enable the practitioner to create web pages and sites in the most efficient manner. The course covers the Adobe Web Communication using Dreamweaver CC objectives completely and can be used to help prepare students to take the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exam.


To ensure success in this course, you should have basic personal computing skills. To obtain this level of knowledge and skill, it is recommended that you first take the following Logical Operations course (or have equivalent knowledge): Introduction to Personal Computers Using Windows 7. For accelerated learning and deeper understanding of this course, it is also recommended that you have some exposure to various web design technologies, so you may also want to take the Web Design with XHTML, HTML and CSS: Level 1 course.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Dreamweaver

Topic A: Web Basics

Topic B: The Dreamweaver Interface

Topic C: The Elements of Web Design

Topic D: Dreamweaver Help

Lesson 2: Creating a Website

Topic A: Plan the Website Project

Topic B: Use Design Tools to Plan the Website

Topic C: Set Up the Website in Dreamweaver

Lesson 3: Creating Web Pages

Topic A: Create Web Page Documents

Topic B: Add Head and Text Components to the Page

Topic C: Add Lists and Quotations

Topic D: Set Page Properties

Lesson 4: Using CSS

Topic A: Create Styles and Selectors with CSS

Topic B: Using CSS to Format a Web Page

Lesson 5: Inserting Images

Topic A: Insert Images

Topic B: Manage Image Properties with CSS

Lesson 6: Inserting Tables and Importing Content

Topic A: Table Tags and Properties

Topic B: Import External Data

Lesson 7: Creating Reusable Site Assets

Topic A: Create Reusable Site Assets

Topic B: Modify and Update Library Items

Topic C: Create and Use Page Templates

Lesson 8: Linking Web Pages

Topic A: Creating Common Hyperlinks to Site Pages

Topic B: Creating Links to Page Locations

Topic C: Creating Email Links

Topic D: Image Maps and Linking

Topic E: Navigation and Rollovers

Lesson 9: Sending the Website to the Web Server

Topic A: Validate the Website

Topic B: Upload Files to the Web Server