This certificate may lead to employment competency but does not lead to an Associate degree.

The Web Master certificate program prepares a student to be a valuable member of a professional web design or development team. The successful student will become a competent HTML and CSS coder, and be proficient enough in Dreamweaver to streamline the development cycle and effectively integrate all the typical technologies within a web site. Depending on the chosen emphasis, the student will also become more skilled at designing sites with web graphics and animation or more skilled at developing web applications with programming in Javascript and PHP.

Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Create valid, properly structured web pages using a variety of HTML features to form a typical 5-10 page site.
  • Create external style sheets that effectively control an entire web site’s formatting and layout.
  • Design, create, test, upload and manage an accessible and standards compliant interactive and responsive web site that includes the use of text, graphics, and multimedia.
  • Apply programming principles to develop a fully functioning and customized web site experience for both the site user and site administrator.
  • Use JavaScript to enhance a web site’s interactivity using the DOM.
  • Use PHP to enhance a web site’s capabilities by creating data driven web page content, custom form validation and processing, and database manipulation using secure methodologies.

Total unit requirements for this concentration - 18 units:

  • Major Core Requirements: 6 units
  • Concentration Requirements: 6 units
  • Concentration Electives: 6 units
Major Core Required Courses (6 units) Units
CIS-72A Introduction to Web Page Creation 1.5
CIS-72B Intermediate Web Page Creation using Cascading Style Sheets 1.5
CIS-76B Introduction to DreamWeaver 3
Concentration Required Courses (6 units) Units
CIS/CSC-12 PHP Dynamic Web Site Programming  3
CIS/CSC-14A Web Programming: Java Script 3
Concentration Electives (6 units) Units
CIS-56A Designing Web Graphics 3
CIS-78A Introduction to Adobe Photoshop 3
ADM-71A Adobe Photoshop for Image Manipulation  
CIS/CSC-5 Programming Concepts & Methodology I:C++ 3
CIS/CSC-18A Java Programming: Objects 3
CIS-30A Introduction to Python Programming  3