Web Master - Web Developer

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.
Required Courses (18 -19 units) Units
Core Requirements (6 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 (12 units)  Units
CIS/CSC-12 PHP Dynamic Web Site Programming  3
CIS/CSC-14A Web Programming: Java Script 3
Electives Choose from the list below  6
Concentration Required Courses (6 units)  Units
Designing Web Graphics

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop for Image Manipulation


Programming Concepts and Methodology I:C++

Java Programming: Objects

Introduction to Python Programming



This Program Pathway will allow a full-time student to complete this program in 8-12 months. For students who require a part time pathway, please see a counselor for more information.