Web Design (CVWDSN)

Advanced Certificate

This program is being discontinued. Students currently enrolled need to complete it by the end of the Spring/Summer 2022 semester.

If you have questions about this program please contact a program advisor or contact a general student advisor.

This advanced certificate program is designed for students interested in the creative aspects of web development. Courses focus on the knowledge and skills necessary for employment as a web designer. Core concepts in the curriculum are:

  • web standards,
  • usability,
  • accessibility,
  • interaction design, and
  • responsive / mobile design.

Students completing this program will have knowledge in the areas of web coding, graphics, user experience, and web programming. These skills will enable them to pursue a variety of Internet-related career fields. Industry-standard software is used and coursework emphasizes industry best practices.

This is a high demand, high skill and high wage program as defined by the Michigan Community College Network.

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2017-18 | 2018-19

2018-2019 Academic Requirements

 

This program is designed for students interested in the creative aspects of Web development. Courses focus on the knowledge and skills necessary for employment as a Web designer.

 Eastern Michigan University, BS degree.

Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: Articulation Agreements.
Students must complete the Web Design and Development Certificate or have significant industry experience in web design and HTML5/CSS3 prior to starting this certificate.
 
Division
Business/Computer Technologies
Department
Digital Media Arts Dept
Advisors
Kelley Gottschang
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Major/Area Requirements
Class   Title Minimum Credits
WEB 235   Advanced Interface Design 4
WEB 255   Interaction Design 4
    ART 102 or any course from the following disciplines: ANI, GDT, PHO, VID or WEB 1
Total 9
Total Credits Required
9