Web Designer

Program Description:

Students who graduate with the Web Designer option can expect to find employment as a content developer, web designer, web authoring, web developer, or database support technician. Employment could be with a professional service, consulting organization or an in-house staff position or on a contract basis.  Graduates could also find employment with a consulting firm or an entry-level position within a computer department.

REQUIRED COURSES for the Academic Year 2014-2015
(Suggested Sequence)

Course Course Title Hours
ENL 111 Written Communication1 3
IT 101/102 Fundamentals of Computers2 (EDGE) 3
IT 107 Fundamentals of the Internet 3
IT 110 Computer  Skills for Designers 3
  IT Elective3 3
     
COM 1XX Approved Elective1,4 3
IT 115 Introduction to Programming5 4
IT 212 Publishing on the Internet6,7 3
IT 270 Computer Essentials & Applications5 4
MAT Approved Elective8 3
     
ENL 231 Technical Report Writing1 3
IT 171 Introduction to Gaming9 3
IT 213 Web Graphics/Design6,9 3
IT 250 Applications to Databases5,9 3
IT 277 Management Information Systems 3
     
IT 224 Fundamentals of Network Security5 3
IT 242 Emerging Web Technologies7,10 3
IT 252 Advanced Web Publishing7,10  
IT 271 Introduction to Gaming II7,11 3
IT 299 Information Technology Internship12 3

1   COM 112, COM 125, COM 231, ENL 111, and ENL 231 have a prerequisite of REA 098, or placement in 100-level reading.
2   IT 101 or IT 102 will meet the Fundamentals of Computers requirement.
3   Choose from one of the following: IT 111, IT 112, IT 113, IT 120, IT 141, IT 150, IT 160, IT 165, IT 210, IT 211, IT 215, IT 216, IT 217, IT 222, IT 223, IT 225, IT 226, IT 227, IT 230, IT 231, IT 240, IT 241, IT 245, IT 255, IT 270, IT 272, IT 276, IT 278, IT 279, IT 293, or IT 298.
4   Choosefrom the following: COM 112 Oral Communication or COM 125 Interpersonal Communication.
5   IT 115, IT 224, IT 250, and IT 270 have a prerequisite of IT 101 or IT 102.
6   IT 212 and IT 213 have a prerequisite of IT 107.
7   IT 212, IT 242, IT 252, and IT 271 are offered spring semester only.
8   Approved Math electives are MAT 145, MAT 205 and MAT 215 (select one based on program track – see advisor).
9   IT 171, IT 213, and IT 250 are offered fall semester only.
10 IT 242, and IT 252 have a prerequisite of IT 212.
11 IT 271 has a prerequisite of a “C” or better in IT 171.
12 Permission of Program Coordinator/Dean is required in order to enroll in IT 299.
 

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