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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5986
First Term: 2020 Fall   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 38-43
CIP Code: 11.0801
Occupational Area: Information Technology

Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
GPA: 2.0
SOC Code: Upon completion of this certificate, students may pursue a career as:
15-1255.00 Web and Digital Interface Designers
27-1024.00 Graphic Designers


Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Web Design provides students with comprehensive and focused studies in web design, including advanced image manipulation, vector graphics, page layout, video editing and design principles. A Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Web Development and an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Web Design/Development are also available.



Required Courses
The following courses are required and also fulfill the requirements for the CCL in Web Foundations:

CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems 3
CIS120DF Adobe Photoshop Level I: Digital Imaging 3
CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3
CIS136 Content Management Systems: WordPress 3
+ CIS166AA Introduction to Javascript 3
+ CIS233DA Internet/Web Development Level II 3
+ CIS235 e-Commerce 3

The following courses are required and fulfill the requirements for the CCL in Web Design:

ADA/ART183 Digital Graphic Arts I (3)
OR
ART100 Introduction to Digital Arts (1) AND
ART181 Graphic Design I (3)
OR
ART112 Two-Dimensional Design (3) 3-4

CIS120DB Computer Graphics: Adobe Illustrator 3

CIS120DA Introduction to Digital Video Editing: Adobe Premiere (3) OR
CIS120DK Introduction to Digital Video Editing (3) 3

+ CIS138DA Desktop Design and Publishing Using Adobe InDesign 3
+ CIS220DF Adobe Photoshop Level II: Advanced Digital Imaging 3
Credits: 36-37

Learning Outcomes
1. Design websites using knowledge of computer information systems, including security, computer concepts, web delivery system architecture, and file management. (ART100, ART112, CIS105, CIS133DA, CIS136, CIS138DA, CIS166AA, CIS220DF, CIS233DA, CIS235)
2. Research, plan, design, develop, test, publish, and maintain websites. (ART100, ART112, CIS105, CIS120DA, CIS120DK, CIS133DA, CIS136, CIS138DA, CIS166AA, CIS220DF, CIS233DA, CIS235)
3. Create complex websites using current standards in Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), and Javascript. (ART100, ART112, CIS105, CIS120DA, CIS120DB, CIS120DK, CIS133DA, CIS138DA, CIS166AA, CIS220DF, CIS233DA)
4. Research and utilize best practices in user interface, user experience, accessibility and search engine optimization to build complex websites. (ADA/ART183, ART100, ART112, ART181, CIS120DA, CIS120DB, CIS120DF, CIS120DK, CIS133DA, CIS136, CIS138DA, CIS220DF, CIS233DA)
5. Design and implement e-commerce solutions. (ADA/ART183, ART100, ART112, ART181, CIS105, CIS120DA, CIS120DB, CIS120DF, CIS120DK, CIS133DA, CIS136, CIS166AA, CIS220DF, CIS233DA, CIS235)
6. Construct a website using a content management system. (ADA/ART183, ART100, ART112, ART181, CIS120DA, CIS120DB, CIS120DF, CIS120DK, CIS133DA, CIS136, CIS220DF, CIS233DA)
7. Apply project management skills to prioritize projects and meet deadlines. (CIS120DA, CIS120DB, CIS120DF, CIS120DK, CIS136, CIS166AA, CIS220DF, CIS235)
8. Adhere to industry accepted professional, legal, and ethical practices. (CIS105, CIS120DB, CIS120DF, CIS133DA, CIS136, CIS220DF, CIS233DA, CIS235)
9. Communicate professionally in formal and informal situations to diverse audiences. (CIS105, CIS120DA, CIS120DB, CIS120DF, CIS120DK, CIS133DA, CIS136, CIS166AA, CIS220DF, CIS233DA, CIS235)
10. Collaborate with others to address web design challenges. (CIS133DA, CIS233DA, CIS235)
11. Create digital media content using principles of design. (ADA/ART183, ART100, ART112, ART181, CIS120DA, CIS120DB, CIS120DF, CIS120DK, CIS138DA, CIS220DF)
12. Select design elements and composition appropriate to the project. (ADA/ART183, ART100, ART112, ART181, CIS120DA, CIS120DB, CIS120DF, CIS120DK, CIS138DA, CIS220DF)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: December 10, 2019

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.





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