Year 11 Subjects – Website Design

Level: Stage 1
Subject Name: 11 Website Design (Digital Communication Solutions)
Prerequisites: Nil
Assumed Knowledge: 9 Digital Technologies

Course Summary

In this subject, students develop their understanding of design principles and practical skills in digital design programs to develop web design products to effectively communicate information in a visually appealing manner.

11 Web Design is a new Year 11 subject in 2022; Students who have completed the course could continue undertaking the following pathways within the SACE framework at Emmaus:

  • Stage 2 Industrial & Entrepreneurial Solutions OR Stage 2 Digital Communication Solutions

For more information, about these new pathways, please visit the SACE website

Course content:

  • Basic Web Design with HTML & CSS
  • CSS Web Animations
  • Responsive Web Design
  • Optimisation of Media in the Web


  • 2 Practical Skills Tasks - 50%
  • Major Project and Design Folio - 50%

Possible Future Pathways:

  • Diploma of Website Development
  • Certificate IV Program in Information Technology (Web-Based Technologies)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Website Design and Development)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Mobile Application Development)