Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 3100
First Term: 2019 Fall   
Award: AAS
Total Credits: 60-65
CIP Code: 11.0801
Occupational Area: Information Technology

Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
GPA: 2.50
SOC Code: 15-1134, 27-1014, 27-1024

Description: The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Web Development and Graphic Design prepares students for careers in the design and development of web sites and other visual communications. Career titles may include web developer, web designer, web master, and graphic designer.

A Certificate of Completion (CCL), which does not include the general education courses, is embedded in this Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree. The Certificate, which focuses entirely on career oriented technology courses, is also available as a stand alone Certificate.

Suggested Course Plan Sequenced by Semester: EM, SM

Required Courses
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems 3

CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I (3) OR
CIS132 HTML/CSS (3) 3

+CIS233DA Internet/Web Development Level II, (3) OR
+CIS233DC Internet Web Development: Dreamweaver (3) 3

+CIS235 E-Commerce 3
CIS120DF Adobe Photoshop Level I: Digital Imaging 3
CIS120DC Adobe Animate: Digital Animation 3
CIS120DB Computer Graphics: Adobe Illustrator 3
Credits: 21

Program Competencies
1. Analyze and explain social and ethical issues related to computer technology. (CIS105)
2. Plan, design and publish a web site using HTML and CSS. (CIS133DA, CIS132)
3. Create and incorporate advanced web design features and enhancements. (CIS233DA, CIS233DC)
4. Explain and use best practices for web site design and publishing. (CIS233DA, CIS233DC)
5. Identify and use development tools appropriate for developing an e-Commerce site. (CIS235)
6. Manipulate, transform, adjust and correct images using a variety of Photoshop tools. (CIS120DF)
7. Use Photoshop to prepare images for web, print, and video. (CIS120DF)
8. Demonstrate the skills and techniques needed to create and modify vector animations using Adobe Flash. (CIS120DC)
9. Create and manipulate abstract art, graphic designs and images using Adobe Illustrator. (CIS120DB)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: March 28, 2017

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.