Adobe Creative Web Design

This course is designed to give practical and creative skills in building a web site for a business or a personal portfolio using Adobe Creative Suite (Dreamweaver and Photoshop)

Course Content

This course will develop your web design skills and covers the following:

Planning a website design and storyboarding
Designing websites with mobile devices in mind
Creating effective Navigation systems to move between web pages
Using templates to layout your text, image and multimedia content,
Adding visual interactivity to your website
Integrating Web graphics with Photoshop
Integrating Audio and Video elements
How to Publish your website online - How hosting and domain names work.

Safety Information
We want to keep you safe while you are at RHACC and as such all on-site classes will have additional hygiene procedures in place, as per government guidelines. Please note that if guidance changes, we may need to make changes to your course, such as reducing numbers attending onsite, or in the event of lockdown, postponing or moving the course online. Please act responsibly and do not attend the class if you display any of the symptoms of Covid-19 or have been in recent contact with someone who has. Please see government advice here.

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for this course you must be 19 or over on 31st August prior to the course start date.

You should be computer literate and have experience of using the Internet. Familiarity with file management is essential (you must be able to create a folder and navigate through files and folders) .

You may have some existing skills with Adobe Creative Cloud products such as Photoshop or Indesign.

First Class Requirements

Notepad, pen & folder for notes and handouts.
Memory stick.

Attendance Requirements

If it is unavoidable that you miss a class you must notify the tutor at the earliest time. The tutor will endeavour to help you make up for the lost time, but the responsibility for this is with the student.

Assessment Methods

Assessment is ongoing. You will complete classroom exercises which will inform you and the tutor of your progress. You will work towards a project of building a website for a business, portfolio or subject of your choice.
The college uses a virtual learning environment (Moodle) which allows enrolled students to access the training materials remotely via the student intranet and an internet connection.

Further Study Options

Digital Marketing and Social Media Certificate Level 2
Web Design certificate Level 2
Other courses related to web design and digital marketing.

Additional Information

If you require further course information or advice & guidance that is not answered in this outline, please email You can also make an appointment for further information or tutor approval on our Information Days:
If you would like general information about the college, for example, fees & finance, funding, term dates or opening times please email or drop in to our main reception.


Remote Learning:
Some of our courses are now delivered through remote learning, including video conferencing (using Microsoft Teams, Zoom, Skype) and email contact with your tutor.

If your course is indicated as an ONLINE COURSE, you will need either a PC (with a camera and microphone), laptop, tablet, smartphone and access to the internet to be able to join the lessons. Lessons will run at the published time – so be ready and set up to join in.

We hope you will enjoy this new approach to learning – many of our learners have commented on how they are enjoying the classes and have improved their IT and digital skills in the process.

Please don't worry if some of this is new to you - you are not alone! See here for guidance on how to use our simple software. If you are experiencing any problems with connection or installing software for your online class please contact our eLearning support team via the Student Intranet Portal: We are here to help you.