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Information Systems Technology – Web Development

Career Studies Certificate


PURPOSE: The Web Development Career Studies Certificate provides knowledge and skills for the creation and management of well-designed and well-organized Web sites.  The material presented in this certificate will help prepare students for the CIW Associate Certification and the CIW Associate Design Specialist Certification.

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Web designer; Web developer; webmaster

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: General college curricular admission

PROGRAM NOTES:  The Web Development Career Studies Certificate will fulfill the IT concentration electives in the Information Systems Technology Associate of Applied Science degree.

Students should check their advisement report in SIS and meet with their faculty advisor.

Students must attain the grade of “C” or higher in IT courses taken for this certificate.

It courses used for this program may not be more than 10 years old.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see http://www.reynolds.edu/curriculum/gainful-employment-html/ge_info_221-299-18.html to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.

COURSE

TITLE

LEC.
HRS.

LAB. 
HRS.

CRS.
CRE.

ITE 115

Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts

3

0

3

ITE 221

PC Hardware and OS Architecture

4

0

4

ITD 110

Web Page Design I

3

0

3

ITD 112

Designing Web Page Graphics

3

0

3

ITD 130

Database Fundamentals

4

0

4

ITD 212

Interactive Web Design

4

0

4

ITD 210

Web Page Design II

4

0

4

ITD 298

Seminar and Project: Web Design Capstone

4

0

4

TOTAL

29

0

29

Total Minimum Credits for Career Studies Certificate in Web Development 29

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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DESIGN

ITD 110 Web Page Design I (3 cr.)

Stresses a working knowledge of web site designs, construction, and management using HTML or XHTML and Dreamweaver. Includes headings, lists, links, images, image maps, tables, forms, and frames. Also includes templates, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), and publishing to a web server. Prerequisite: ITE 115 or equivalent with emphasis on file and folder management. Lecture 3 hours per week.

ITD 112 Designing Web Page Graphics (3 cr.)

Addresses the creation of digital graphics for web design. Explores basic design elements, such as color and layout, utilizing a computer graphics program. Prerequisite: ITE 115 or school approval. Lecture 3 hours per week.

ITD 130 Database Fundamentals (4 cr.)

Introduces the student to Relational Database and Relational Database theory. Includes planning, defining, and using a database; table design, linking, and normalization; and types of databases, database description, and definition. Additional topics cover the use of Entity Relationship (ER) modeling in detail through many real-life examples and practical business problems and solutions. After several iterations, the ER model captures the data requirements and business rules and forms a sound basis for the initial design of a relational database. The introduction to SQL allows for the implementation of a database design using SQL. Prerequisite: ITE 115 or school approval. Lecture 4 hours per week.

ITD 132 Structured Query Language (T-SQL) (3 cr.)

Incorporates a working introduction to commands, functions, and operators used in SQL for extracting data from standard databases. Provides students with hands-on experience developing code, functions, triggers, and stored procedures for SQL Server 2014. Prerequisite: ITD 130 or school approval. Lecture 3 hours per week.

ITD 132 Structured Query Language (T-SQL) (4 cr.)

Incorporates a working introduction to commands, functions, and operators used in SQL for extracting data from standard databases. Provides students with hands-on experience developing code, functions, triggers, and stored procedures for SQL Server 2012. Prerequisite: ITD 130 or equivalent. Lecture 4 hours per week.

ITD 210 Web Page Design II (4 cr.)

Incorporates advanced techniques in web site planning, design, usability, accessibility, advanced site management, and maintenance utilizing web editor software. Prerequisite: ITD 110 or school approval. Lecture 4 hours per week.

ITD 212 Interactive Web Design (4 cr.)

Provides techniques in interactive design concepts to create cross-platform, low-bandwidth animations utilizing a vector-based application. Emphasizes the importance of usability, accessibility, optimization, and performance. Prerequisite: ITD 110 or equivalent. Lecture 4 hours per week.

ITD 298 Seminar and Project: Web Design Capstone (4 cr.)

Provides students with hands-on experience developing exemplary web sites created with Dreamweaver using advanced behaviors and techniques, such as Asynchronous JavaScript and XML (AJAX) database connectivity, Flash with ActionScript 3.0, and additional components that students will select. Prerequisite: ITD 210 or permission of the instructor. Lecture 4 hours per week.


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Common Job Titles1: Web Designer; Web Developer; Webmaster


Labor Market Statistics (Richmond, MSA)

Projected number of jobs by 2026: 846

Current Wage Range (Entry - Experienced): $41,000 - $80,700


Bright Outlook Bright Outlook occupations are expected to have rapid growth over the next 10-years (employment increase of 14% or more over the period of 2016-2026), are expected to have a high demand (projected to have 500 or more job openings in the Richmond, MSA over the period of 2016-2026), or are new and emerging occupations in high growth industries.

1 This program may prepare you for one or more of the listed jobs; however, graduates may not be qualified for all of the jobs listed in this section.

Reynolds Community College makes every attempt to provide students with the best, most accurate information possible. The data was sourced from external agencies (O*NET and JobsEQ) on February 08, 2017.