2017-2018 Catalog

Web Site Development Certificate

This certificate program is designed to prepare students for entry-level and/or advanced positions in the Information Technology (IT) industry with such titles as Web Designer, Web Developer or Web Editor.

Upon completion of course work, the graduate will:

  1. Understand the history, evolution and concepts of the Internet and the World Wide Web.
  2. Perform basic functional operations on the World Wide Web, including browsing and searching the Web, using e-mail and advanced communication tools, and FTP (File Transfer Protocol).
  3. Understand the role of the Internet, Intranets, and Internet tools in business, be able to plan, design, develop and maintain Internet Web pages using industry standard web language and authoring tools.
  4. Be able to plan, design, develop, and maintain interactive dynamic Web pages containing current web scripting languages.

Degree Requirements

Required Courses

COSC 1200COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

3

COSC 1350WEB DEVELOPMENT I

3

COSC 2350WEB DEVELOPMENT II

3

COSC 2360WEB PAGE DYNAMICS & SCRIPTING

3

CMAP 2600COMPUTER GRAPHICS: PHOTOSHOP

1-3

GEOG 1100INTRODUCTION TO GIS

4

Total Credit Hours:19

All courses must be completed with a “C” or better to earn Web Site Development Certificate.

Note: Due to prerequisite requirements on some of the above courses, this certificate will require 2-3 semesters to complete.

Total Credit Hours: 19