Aims and objectives
Subject matters: Web design for photographers and WordPress blogging
It is dedicated to the creation of the website of the student with templates tools and to the understanding of SEO matters. The student will be motivated to publish their own website that will become a teaching tool for the organization of its work until the end of the course. Next, it will be the instrument for the promotion of their professional activities.
The site is today a necessary and fundamental affirmation of the photographer in the market. Our program intends to start building the website of the student at this level, yet the basic course to allow the development of the site in the following modules and arrive at the end of the year with a well-structured site, functioning and well placed in the search engines.
This course is part of the Photography and Multimedia Academic Professional One-year Course (taught in English language) which is divided in 9 courses (modules) of one-month each. Students can attend modules separately. In order to be entitled with the Professional Certificate, the academic course must be completed with all the 9 modules and a final exam.
Attention, please: all the Photography Professional One-month Courses 40 Hours listed in the English section of this website are part of the Photography and Multimedia Academic Professional One-year Course. All the programs are focused towards a multi-medial use of the images and courses are modular type. Each module is a course of one month (4 weeks). Each course is taught in English language.
If you want to learn in Italian language or either your goal is Fine-Art photography rather then Multimedia, please check out the “Fotografia Professionale Corsi Mensili 40 ore” on the Italian section of this website, which are parts of the Photography Fine-Art Academic Professional One-year Course (taught in Italian language only).
This course is not taught in Italian language. This course is only available in English language.
Get Professional Certificate through our recognized institute
The “Professional Photographer and Multimedia Expert” can be easily employed in a wide and diverse range of fields, such as photography, publishing industry, video and audio making. This professional figure can take pictures and videos that demand different styles and techniques, combining creativity and technical knowledge.
After completing the program and successfully passing both the modules and final exams, the student be issued a Professional Certificate in Photography and Multimedia Communications. Our Professional Certificate is recognised by the Ministry of Italian Education, in accordance with the law. (For more information, see the “Certificates” web page)
Prerequisites and requirements
The course starts from a beginner level, so no previous knowledge of photography is required. To entry in a following module requires a knowledge of all the topics described in the preceding modules. Please check all preceding modules before to apply. Students should own gears and materials as listed at the page Student Guide.
Combine this course with language course
If you like, you can combine this course with Language lessons, at your choice. Please visit the page Combined courses and inquiry us for any help in combining the two courses.
(Module 3.) Web Design
Main topics of the course:
The evolution of communication: from print to web to social media
Choosing the provider
Choosing the domain and how to register it.
Site hosting: Linux and Windows platforms.
The dedicated server: what it is and how it works
How do you build a website with WordPress
Optimizing for Search Engines: What, what is it, what should you do to be found on the web and what to avoid.
Go social: interactivity with Facebook & Co.