No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2017

INF455 Advanced Web Design and Publishing (8)


Students will learn theory, tools and techniques of web design and relate them to web operations. In these web design and publishing exercises, students learn to select various types of information service content that relates to organisational goals, with particular reference to engaging users in information and communication related activities. Application of web design theories and hands-on projects will be emphasised throughout this subject. It is assumed that students come to this subject with practical knowledge of the fundamentals of web publishing.

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Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details prior to contacting their course coordinator: INF455
Where differences exist between the handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Information Studies

Enrolment restrictions

Not available to students who have completed INF322 or INF526.
Incompatible subject(s)
INF322 INF526

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to apply their knowledge of the theory, tools and techniques of web design and web operations;
  • be able to demonstrate that they understand the issues that affect web design and publishing in an organisational context; and
  • be able to publish information service content and host a website.


The subject will cover the following topics:
  • Website and web design issues
  • Applying theory to web design
  • Tools and techniques used in web design
  • Organisational mission, operations and users
  • Web publishing content - information and services
  • Developing and hosting a website


The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 25 August 2017. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.