Web Design Certificate

Division: Business and Computer Information Systems


The Web Design Certificate is designed to prepare students for employment in web development and web programming. Students will learn the skills to plan, create, and implement websites for a wide variety of businesses and organizations. Emphasis will be placed on modern technologies, responsive design, and usability. Students are prepared for entry-level jobs such as a Web designer, web content specialist or a WordPress developer. A minimum grade of C is required in each course taken. This certificate requires 18 units.

Required Courses from the Web Design Skills Certificate (9 units):
CIS 150 FIntroduction to the Internet3
or CIS 153 F Business Web Graphics
CIS 152 F Web Design I (formerly Web Page Design II)3
CIS 157 F Web Design II (formerly Dreamweaver I)3
Required Courses (9 units):
CIS 176 F Web Page Layout with CMS3
or CIS 177 F Web Design III (formerly Dreamweaver II)
CIS 230 FPHP and MySQL Programming3
BUS 170 FPrinciples of E-Commerce3
Total Units18

Outcome 1: Demonstrate proficiency in one or more common Business Software programs.

Outcome 2: Demonstrate an understanding of common computer technology-related terms.

Outcome 3: Demonstrate knowledge of common Internet related technologies and software.