Web Authoring (QQI Level 5)

Web Authoring (QQI Level 5) 

11 weeks Wednesday  6.30pm to 9.30pm

The purpose of this Certificate is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skills and competence to enable them to carry out Web Authoring.


Course Content:

During the course participants will endeavour to:

  • Browser compatibility.
  • Using correct tags for multimedia insertion.
  • Examine procedures for uploading a website to a server.
  • Insert scripts in HTML.
  • Utilise various HTML and cascading style sheets (CSS) techniques tpo process and format images and text.
  • produce site structure and site map.
  • Insert a hit page counter into a website
  • Create an interactive website.
  • Ensure the site is accurately maintained and updated.
  • Identify site objectives and potential target audience.
  • Determining webpage size in terms of memory and constraints.
  • Use debugging techniques to remove errors.


  • Examination and Project based assessment


Course Dates – Wednesday – 6.30pm – 9.30pm

October          3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th

November     7th, 14th, 21st and 28th

December    5th and 12th and 19th (6.30pm-8.30pm)




Examination fee of €20 is payable for non medical card holders for certification of the course.  If you have a valid medical card you will be exempt from the examination fee but a copy of this must be emailed on application to admin@westportcfe.ie