Joomla Course Content Outline

The University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM), Centre for Virtual Learning (CVL) is organizing a 5 days training  to equip participants with the skills, knowledge and techniques of developing and maintaining good websites without even being experts by using Open source Content Management System (CMS) called Joomla! CMS 3.0x

Joomla is an award-winning CMS, which enables people to build Websites and it has powerful online applications.

 Course Outline

 A summary of course outline is given below:-

  • Article Management
  • Creating and managing Webiste Menus
  • Working with Photo Gallery
  • Working with  Downloads (forms, policies & documents)
  • Creation of customized online forms using Joomla (without programming skills)
  • Managing Users and Creating access levels
  • Improving Joomla Administration Back End
  • Joomla website maintenance and back-ups.
  • WYSIWYG Editors & 3rd Party Content Management Editors
  • Joomla security and Site Protection
  • Upgrade Joomla CMS framework
  • Working with K2 Editor
  • Installing, Editing and managing Google Maps
  • Installing and Managing Social media features (facebook & Twitter)
  • Working on Youtube Videos and audio in websites
  • Site statistics and analytics
  • Installing and managing with live Chat and discussion forums in Joomla Websites
  • Web Usability and Accessibility considerations
  • Website designing using Automated Web Designer- Artisteer