Glossary Webpage

Due: 5 November 2014, 8:30am
Turn it in
HER A341 | Fall 2014
Instructor: Aaron Ganci


In this assignment, you will define several terms from the digital/web production environment. Once you define these terms, I want you to format the terms and definitions into a webpage (e.g. an online dictionary). I recommend using tables to layout your glossary.

Grading criteria

  • Accurate, appropriate definitions
  • Use of the following tags:
    • <h1>
    • <h2>
    • <title>
    • <head>
    • <body>

Terms to define

  • Internet
  • Network
  • Intranet
  • World Wide Web
  • Server
  • Pixel
  • Database
  • Web page
  • Web site
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • URL
  • HTTP
  • Browser
  • Bandwidth
  • SEO
  • Analytics
  • Agile software development

Learning Objectives

At the end of this project, you will be able to:

  • Define fundamental terms of digital and web production.
  • Write a very basic web page.
  • Publish a live web page.


Category % of total
Assignments 60%
Glossary Webpage 5%
Recipe Webpage 5%
Wireframing Assignment 5%
Visual Spec Assignment 10%
Bootstrap Site #1 10%
Bootstrap Site #2 20%
Test 30%
Participation 10%

*Categories and percentage breakdown subject to change.

Late work

Every assignment in this course will be due at the beginning of the class of its defined due date. Work that is not handed in via the method requested by the instructor (OnCourse, email, etc) by the predetermined time will be considered late. The consequences of late submission fall on sliding scale, increasing in severity over time. If late work is handed in within the following parameters, the grade will be reduced in the following ways:

Due date/time – same day, end of class -10%
Same day, end of class – same day, end of day (11:59pm) -15%
Next day (midnight – 11:59pm) -20%
Any subsequent day -50%
Grading scale
A+ 100-98
A 97-93
A- 92-90
B+ 89-87
B 86-83
B- 82-80
C+ 79-77
C 76-73
C- 72-70
D+ 69-67
D 66-63
D- 62-60
F 59-0