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WEB DEVELOPMENT

Program Overview

This 27 credit-hour certificate program provides a background in web development with emphasis on scripting and programming techniques. Individuals seeking entry-level positions in the field of web development and maintenance will find these skills helpful. This program will also be useful to individuals whose job scope has expanded to include web site responsibilities.

Program Requirements

Required:

Number Course Title Credits
CIS 143 3

Description: Provides students with a comprehensive introduction to database concepts. Primary focus is on the relational model of database management and querying databases using Structured Query Language (SQL). Existing relational databases are examined and manipulated, and new relational databases are created.

Prerequisite: CAS 160 or CIS 101 or WEB 110 with a grade of C or better and math placement in MTH 101 or higher. Math_Placement_Grid.pdf

Class Schedule:  Fall 2019 | Spring 2020

WEB 110 3

Description: Introduces the fundamental skills and knowledge needed to use the Internet and build basic web pages. Students will learn and understand introductory functions of the web, Internet communications, and project management concepts. Social networking tools and the use of multimedia on the web will be explored. Industry career opportunities will be discussed.

Class Schedule:  Fall 2019 | Spring 2020

WEB 150 3

Description: Introduces the foundational skills needed to create web pages utilizing HyperText Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Topics include Web design best practices, web site hosting, Internet protocols, graphics, media and security. Students utilize the skills learned to create a business-oriented web site project. IAI MC 923

Recommended: WEB 110 or CIS 106 or GRA 101 are strongly recommended courses in preparation prior to WEB 150.

Class Schedule:  Fall 2019 | Spring 2020

WEB 190 3

Description: Utilizes current industry frontend frameworks and advanced Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) techniques to create responsive websites. This course is project-based and students demonstrate skills by creating a business-oriented web site.

Prerequisite: WEB 150 with a grade of C or better.

Class Schedule:  Fall 2019 | Spring 2020

WEB 200 3

Description: Introduces the JavaScript programming language and its capabilities for developing user-centric websites in this project-based course. Through hands-on exercises, students will create web pages with interactive components and dynamically update data. Students demonstrate skills by creating a business-oriented web site.

Prerequisite: WEB 150 with a grade of C or better AND math placement in MTH 101 or higher. Math_Placement_Grid.pdf

Class Schedule:  Fall 2019 | Spring 2020

WEB 210 3

Description: Builds on web foundation skills taught in WEB 150 with a focus on development of useable and accessible web sites. Topics include Section 508 Accessibility compliance, the Web Accessibility Initiative guidelines, usability testing, and applications that test for adherence to coding syntax and accessibility recommendations.

Prerequisite: WEB 150 with a grade of C or better.

Class Schedule:  Fall 2019 | Spring 2020

WEB 235 3

Description: Builds on scripting skills taught in WEB 200 with a focus on advanced JavaScript techniques which include jQuery and Ajax to create highly functional web pages. Students utilize the advanced skills taught to create a business-oriented web site.

Prerequisite: WEB 200 with a grade of C or better.

Class Schedule:  Fall 2019 | Spring 2020

WEB 240 3

Description: Provides the student with a foundation in the fundamentals of electronic commerce development. Software, hardware, security, payment systems, promotion and support strategies, Electronic Data Interchange, web auctions, international issues, legal implications, ethical issues, and taxation are among topics covered in a lecture and lab-based format. Recommended preparation: CIS 101 or equivalent experience.

Class Schedule:  Fall 2019 | Spring 2020

WEB 250 3

Description: Provides an introduction to server-side scripting and web data access using a currently popular server application platform and relational database. Includes variables, control structures, functions, arrays, files, and databases. Students utilize the advanced skills taught to create a business-oriented data-driven web application that uses Structured Query Language (SQL) to access and update information.

Prerequisite: CIS 143 and either CIS 106 or WEB 200 with grades of C or better.

Class Schedule:  Fall 2019 | Spring 2020

Last Updated: 11/6/19