Short Course
Web Development
Online Option

Certificate in Web Development Micro-credential (Level 5)

Level 5
7 weeks

A great course for beginners, this class provides an introduction to the core technologies used in web development, including an introduction to coding.

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Part-time evening course  |  Tuesdays & Thursdays  |  6pm-9pm | via Remote Learning | 7 credits at Level 5

Want to produce professional websites? 


Start here for the perfect introduction to Web Development.

See how research, design and coding work together to produce professional and creative sites.

A great course for beginners, this class provides an introduction to the core technologies used in web development, including an introduction to coding. You’ll learn front-end development using HTML, CSS and JavaScript, and gain an understanding of how these all play a role in building the perfect site.

This course provides the perfect training opportunity for:

  • Learners seeking enrolment into specialist, higher level programmes.

  • Learners seeking an introduction to coding/computer programming.

  • Web and User Experience (UX) designers, who need and understanding of web development process and technologies to inform their design decisions.

  • Practitioners from related IT fields who are seeking a career change into Web Development.

Live Online Classes:

Live online classes are a friendly and supportive alternative to watching video tutorials – you’re able to ask questions and receive answers from an experienced Web Development industry professional in real time. Your mentor will share their screen, demonstrating professional tools and techniques, then support you as you follow along, completing activities during class time.

Live classes are supported by an active class forum where your tutor provides additional information and feedback outside of class times. Classes are also recorded, so you can review them in your own time or log in to learn at a time that works best for you.


What you'll learn



This module gives you an introduction to the core principles in Web Development. Apply the fundamentals of Hypertext Markup Language and Cascading Style Sheets to develop a multi-page website.

  • Code editors

  • Introduction to HTML: elements, tags, semantic code, attributes

  • Introducing CSS: selectors, syntax, classes, IDs

  • Visual styles: colours, backgrounds, typography and fonts

  • HTML structure for positioning, nesting and layout

  • Website layout

  • Introduction to CSS effects

  • Optimisation

  • Cross-platform & browser testing

  • Hosting and domain names


This module covers JavaScript. You will develop an understanding of the principles and practice of coding using JavaScript for web development. 

  • Syntax 

  • Variables, values, data types, data structures

  • Control statements, functions

  • Comparison operators & logical operators

  • Multidimensional arrays

  • Classes, objects, methods, properties

  • Form validation

  • Callback functions

  • Navigation & interactive effects

  • Frameworks 

  • Creating an SQL or Mongo database (introduction to Node.js)

As you near the end of the course your tutor will help you use your new coding skills while you work on your own web project.


A bit more information


On this course, you will learn HTML, CSS and JavaScript which is free to access.

For optimal performance when studying remotely, we recommend:

  • Your computer is up to date (ensure you have the latest version of the necessary plug-ins, drivers, bug fixes and security updates)

  • You have reliable internet speed and connection

  • A web cam and microphone

  • Do not use a Chromebook - Chromebooks are not intended for heavy-duty processing such as Adobe Creative Cloud software.


For more information on general computer requirements, visit our FAQ's here

Domestic Students: $1,575.00 (including GST)

International Students: $1,575.00 tuition fee + $447.50 registration fee (including GST)**

Payment Options (Domestic Students only)

  • Pay by Invoice (Eligible for Organisations only)

  • Pay at a Campus (During office hours only)

*Fees subject to change

**International students, Please contact us directly here to finalise enrolment and payment opposed to applying online. This micro-credential is open to individuals living or residing in New Zealand only.

Yoobee Colleges reserves the right to modify the fees, scheduled time and course structure. To see more about other Terms and Conditions, please click here.

Please see below on the course entry requirements and other information before enrolling. Upon application, we will request the following information and documentation before you start the course.

  • Completed Enrolment Form - Upon application we will ask you to complete an enrolment form.

  • Verified Form of ID - We require certified copies of your identity and residency documentation. This can be a valid passport or birth certificate.

  • Proof of NZ Residency or Citizenship - If not stated on your passport of birth certificate, you will also need to provide proof of citizenship/residency in New Zealand if applying as a domestic student. 

  • International Students - Please contact us directly here to finalise enrolment and payment opposed to applying online. This micro-credential is open to individuals living or residing in New Zealand only.

Learners will be eligible to enter this Micro-credential if they: 

  • Are at least 16 years old, and

  • Have basic computer skills and an interest in web development, and

  • Hold NCEA Level 2 or equivalent evidence that they have the ability to succeed in the micro-credential

  • Students with English as a second language require IELTS 5.5 (General or Academic) with no band lower than 5.0.

Remote Learning Requirements

You will need a computer that has access to reliable internet, web cam and microphone.

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