WIP: Web Development

Overview

Web Development

Students will learn relevant and current web technologies including HTML5, CSS3, Javascript,  PHP, MySQL, popular content management systems and web frameworks. Other topics include mobile web application development, responsive design, accessibility, and user-centered design. This program is designed to prepare students for employment in Web Development related fields including both front-end careers. Two industry certifications in web development are available with successful completion of coursework. We are proud to offer classes taught by passionate industry professionals committed to providing you with real world project-based learning opportunities.

Career Opportunities
Front-end Careers
  • Web designer 
  • Junior web developer 
  • Web content specialist 
  • WordPress developer 
Back-end Careers
  • PHP developer 
  • JavaScript developer 
  • Full stack developer 
  • Database developer 
  • Web application developer
     

Degrees & Certificates


Program Mission

The Web Developer program is designed to prepare students for employment in web development and web programming. Students will learn the skills to plan, create, and implement websites for a wide variety of businesses and organizations. Emphasis will be placed on modern technologies, mobile development, responsive design and usability. 

PROGRAM STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:

  • Plan, design, develop, implement and maintain responsive web sites and applications.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of common terms in web application development.
  • Create user-centered websites using modern web languages and tools that comply with current web standards.

Explore the degrees and certificates offered by Web Development Program.

    Associate in Science (AS), Web Development 

    Plan Code: 2128 – Students will learn relevant and current web technologies including HTML, CSS, JavaScript/jQuery and database concepts. Other topics include mobile web application development, responsive design, accessibility and user-centered design. This program is designed to prepare students for employment in Web Development related fields including both front-end development and back-end development. Students interested in a bachelor’s degree (transfer program) should meet with a counselor to discuss how this program fully articulates with other schools. 

    PROGRAM STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:

    • Create websites by employing several web design tools and programming languages.
    • Demonstrate and apply effective web development skills for a variety of industries and organizational situations.

    Certificate of Achievement, Web Development 

    Plan Code: 3128 – The certificate is designed to prepare students for beginning employment in Web Development related fields in both front-end development and back-end development. Topics include modern website development, responsive design, best practices, database-driven web applications, accessibility and user-centered design.

    PROGRAM STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:

    • Create websites by employing several web design tools and programming languages.
    • Demonstrate and apply effective web development skills for a variety of industries and organizational situations.

    Certificate of Accomplishment, PHP Web Programmer 

    Plan Code: 4129 – Students will learn how to build robust web applications with PHP and MySQL.

    Certificate of Accomplishment, Android App Developer 

    Plan Code: 4119 – Students will learn programming skills in Java or C++, Android App Development, and Database hands-on concepts. 

    PROGRAM STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:

    • Demonstrate the ability to create, design, and implement Java based Android applications  (apps) using the Android API.
    • Show the skills to create, manage, and use databases and SQL for Android applications (apps).
    • Be able to complete the full development process for Android Applications (apps).

    Certificate of Accomplishment, Web Developer 

    Plan Code: 4131 – Students will learn modern web development skills including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and responsive design for a variety of screen sizes.

    Course offerings

    View courses offered in different semesters to assist in academic plannings.

    Course Name   Fall   Winter Spring Summer
    COSW 10
    Beginning Website Development
    Online Online

    COSW 20
    Front End Website Development

    Online Online
    COSW 30
    Web Development with PHP/MySQL
         

    COSW 200
    Introduction to JavaScript & JQuery

       

    COSW 230
    Web Development Frameworks

         

    COSW 240
    Introduction to Content Management Systems

       

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