RegisterSign In

XML Foundations Certificate

ProTrain Online

Description

This class will give students an introduction an overview to creating XML documents. Students will be able to create well-formed and valid XML documents. Students will be able to create Document Type Definitions (DTD) and Schemas for validating their XML documents. Students will be able to create style sheets using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and the Extensible Style sheet Language with Transforms (XLST). This class does not require a background in programming or web design, but both would be helpful.

XML Advanced

Students who are familiar with XML will explore more advanced topics related to working with XML and tools that can be used with XML. Students will build XML document schemas using Relax NG and parse XML using the DOM and SAX models and how XML is programmed using various programming environments. Students will use XSL-FO for creating documents using XML. Students will work with XQuery and look at how XML works with database applications. Students will explore XML services and applications that use XML.

Outcomes

Upon completion of this online XML course, students will have a in-depth understanding of:

  • Students will be able to create well-formed XML documents.
  • Students will be able to define a Document Type Definition (DTD) for their XML documents.
  • Students will add entities and notations to their Document Type Definitions (DTDs).
  • Students will create a schema with simple types for their XML document.
  • Students will create a schema with complex types for their XML document.
  • Students will use namespaces in their XML schemas and documents.
  • Students will use Cascading Style Sheets to display XML data.
  • Students will use XSLT to transform their XML documents into other formats.
  • Students will include links to images and other documents using XLink and XPointer.
  • Students will create a final project using what they have learned in the class.

Assessment

course quick facts
course code PRO1305
cost $765.00
estimated time to
complete course
64 Hours
course materials
available
365 Days
instructor

Jenny Watt

Jenny Watt has an MSEd in Instructional Design for Online Learning. Jenny is a certified online instructor and has been developing and teaching online courses for 5 years. She has over 7 years experience in teaching at the college level. Her training background includes 15 years of corporate training for major companies in the Houston area.