Interested in learning about what a web developer does?(Click the presentation thumbnail to open in a new window.)Web Development (Program Y700100) consists of a planned sequence of courses:Information Technology Assistant – Course OTA0040 (150 hours) – This course is designed to provide a basic overview of current business and information systems and trends and to introduce students to the basics and foundations required for today's business environments. Emphasis is placed on developing proficiency with touch keyboarding and fundamental computer applications so they may be used as communication tools for enhancing personal and work-place proficiency in an information-based society. This also includes proficiency with computers using word processing, database, spreadsheet, and presentation software that meet industry job seeking techniques, career planning, and success strategies will also be developed.
Web Design Foundations - Course CTS0070 (150 Hours) – In this course students will learn the following: website planning and the design process; HyperText Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS); create basic web pages, and use images and graphical formatting on a web page; use File Transfer Protocol (FTP); and use Search Engine Optimization (SEO) with a website.
Web Interface Design - Course CTS0071 (150 Hours) – In this course a student will learn the following: user interface design techniques and Graphical User Interface (GUI) techniques; demonstrate proficiency in publishing, testing, and maintaining a website; and understand the importance of professional ethics and legal responsibilities.
Web E-commerce - Course CTS0016 (150 Hours) – In this course a student will learn how to demonstrate the skills and knowledge to setup a e-commerce website.
Web Interactivity - Course CTS0017 (150 Hours) – In this course a student will learn the following: demonstrate an understanding of Content Management Systems (CMS); demonstrate an understanding of multimedia applications and their implications for web designers; create and incorporate interactive website components; and demonstrate the use of Portable Document Format (PDF) documents in a website.
Distance Education: This program is available for online study. For additional information go to the 'Online Programs and Courses' page.
Program length and costs are approximate, and subject to change.