Opintojakson nimi WordPress Web Development
Opintojakson ajankohta 11.10.2022 - 31.12.2025
Korkeakoulu Metropolia Ammattikorkeakoulu
Opintojakson kieli Englanti
Opintopisteet 10 OP

Opintojakson ala Tekniikan ja liikenteenala
Tarjotaan avoimen opiskelijoille Ei
Taso AMK

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Opintojakson toteutussuunnitelma

WordPress Web Development

11.10.2022 - 31.12.2025

Opintojakson kuvaus

The goal of this course is for the student to be familiar with WordPress as a web development environment. After passing this course, the student will have sufficient skills to implement simple WordPress themes and plugins.

  • Installing and using WordPress.
  • The basics of themes, plugins and widgets.
  • The most common WordPress functions.
  • Creating own functions and attaching them to hooks.
  • Displaying posts and pages in a theme.
  • Adding menus and sidebars to a theme.
  • Creating custom queries for posts / pages and categories.
  • Basics of responsiveness with CSS media queries and jQuery.
  • Creating a custom plugin.
  • Adding a custom post type and taxonomy.
  • Implementing shortcodes.
  • Creating a widget.


The basics of HTML/CSS and PHP programming.


The student understands how WordPress works as a web development environment and puts everything they have learned to practice in the course projects. Both projects and exams have been completed successfully.

Opintojakson työskentelytavat ja aikataulutus

Course is 100% online (self-study) course and it can be done in own pace.


  • You can enrol into this course whenever it’s suitable for you
  • You can start course as soon as we have received your enrolment form
  • The course does not have a course quota