In Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 - Essential Training, professor, author, trainer, and web developer Zak Ruvalcaba delves into the many features of this version of the powerful web design application. This 19 hour course covers numerous topics including building a simple web page, building an advanced web page using HTML5 and CSS3, using templates to streamline the management of your web sites, adding interactivity with Behaviors and Spry, building a responsive web site, using jQuery Mobile to build a native-feeling web experience, and more. Zak explains the new interface features in depth, and demonstrates how to create, edit, manage, design, and publish a professional website with Dreamweaver CS6 and complementary applications.
My name is Zak Ruvalcaba and I have been researching, designing, and developing for the Web since 1995. I specialize in web and mobile web site and application development focusing on responsive user interface design, user experience, and usable presentation. I hold a Bachelor's degree from San Diego State University and a Master of Science in Instructional Technology from National University in San Diego.
I have been teaching at the community college level for over 14 years at several community colleges including the San Diego Community College District, Mt. San Jacinto, and Palomar College. That experience has landed me the position of Associate Professor for the Front-End Web Developer Certificate Program at the San Diego Community College District's Continuing Education North City campus. Aside from my teaching duties I am also the full time web developer at MiraCosta College.