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Web Design Certificate
Semester Hours:  24
Effective Term: Fall 2017
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None


Program Description: The Web Design Certificate offers students preparation for an entry-level position in Web design and UI (User Interface) design.

Recommended Proficiencies: RDG094

Course Requirements
Web Design Certificate (24 Credits)

Recommended Proficiencies
RDG094 College Reading (3)

Core Requirements (21)
CIS112 Web Page Fundamentals with HTML (3)
CIS113 E-Commerce and Social Media (3)
CIS114 Web Development Tools (3)
CIS120 Survey of Computer Information Systems (3)
CIS123 Introduction to Programming (3)
CIS170 JavaScript Programming (3)
CIS233 Web Application Development using PHP (3)

Core Electives (3)
BUS207 Business Communications (3)
CIS172 Ruby Programming (3)
MSC130 Digital Photography and Photoshop (3)

Other Requirements
Students must earn a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of at least a 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Students must earn at least one-third of the certificate credits from CAC.

Program Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Describe the Internet and its structure. (CSLO #2)
2. (Evaluation Level) Compare the structure, advantages, and disadvantages of various Web page layouts. (CSLO #2)
3. (Synthesis Level) Design Mobile-First and Responsive Design websites that retain users. (CSLO #3)
4. (Synthesis Level) Design and create Web pages that include text, tables, and lists utilizing HTML5. (CSLO #3)
5. (Application Level) Construct Cascading Style Sheets to control appearance, style, and layout of multiple Web pages at once. (CSLO #3)
6. (Synthesis Level) Design and implement forms. (CSLO #3)
7. (Synthesis Level) Integrate images and multimedia elements within Web pages. (CSLO #3)
8. (Synthesis Level) Create hyperlinks and navigational elements within Web pages. (CSLO #3)
9. (Evaluation Level) Test pre-published and published Web sites for errors, broken hyperlinks, navigation, and responsiveness. (CSLO #4)
10. (Application Level) Use search forms and databases. (CSLO #3)
11. (Analysis Level) Analyze Web development issues in a global economy; discuss solutions to intercultural circumstances and barriers that may occur in e-commerce activities. (CSLO #1)
Standards for Program
Web Design Certification exams, URL: http://www.ciwcertified.com/certifications/Web_Design_Series/design_professional.php,
http://webprofessionals.org/certification/,
http://www.w3schools.com/cert/cert_html.asp