Web Site Design/Development

Associate of Applied Science Degree
IS53

Program Description
The web site design/development degree is a sequence of courses designed to provide students with an understanding of the concepts, principles, and techniques required in computer information processing. Program graduates are to be competent in the general areas of humanities or fine arts, social or behavioral sciences, and natural sciences or mathematics, as well as in the technical areas of computer terminology and concepts, program design and development, and computer networking. Program graduates receive a web site design/development associate of applied science degree.  (Program Length: 5 Semesters Minimum)

Employment Opportunities
Web designer or developer


COURSE TITLE NUMBER CREDITS

Essential General Education Core Courses

 

15

Area I – Language Arts/Communication (Successful completion of ENGL 1101 is required)

Composition and Rhetoric

ENGL 1101

3

Literature and Composition

ENGL 1102

3

Public Speaking

SPCH 1101

3

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences (Choose ONE of the following)

Principles of Economics

ECON 1101

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

ECON 2105

3

Principles of Microeconomics

ECON 2106

3

Introduction to Sociology

SOCI 1101

3

World History I

HIST 1111

3

World History II

HIST 1112

3

U. S. History I

HIST 2111

3

U. S. History II

HIST 2112

3

American Government

POLS 1101

3

Introductory Psychology

PSYC 1101

3

Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics
(Successful completion of MATH 1111 or MATH 1100 or MATH 1101 is required)

College Algebra

MATH 1111

3

Quantitative Skills and Reasoning

MATH 1100

3

Math Modeling

MATH 1101

3

Physical Science I

PHSC 1111

3

Conceptual Physics & Lab

PHYS 1110/L

3/1

Introductory Physics I & Lab

PHYS 1111/L

3/1

Biology I & Lab

BIOL 1111/L

3/1

Chemistry I & Lab

CHEM 1211/L

3/1

Chemistry II & Lab

CHEM 1212/L

3/1

College Trigonometry

MATH 1112

3

Precalculus

MATH 1113

3

Introduction to Statistics

MATH 1127

3

Calculus I

MATH 1131

3

Calculus II

MATH 1132

3

Area IV – Humanities/Fine Arts (Choose ONE of the following)

Art Appreciation

ARTS 1101

3

American Literature

ENGL 2130

3

Introduction to Humanities

HUMN1101

3

Music Appreciation

MUSC 1101

3

General Education Elective: To meet the minimum required 15 semester credit hours in general education courses, an additional 3 semester credit hours must be taken from Area I, Area II, Area III, or Area IV. Students can view the complete list of classes on pages 90-91.

Essential Technical Courses

 

48

First Year Experience

FYES 1000

2

Computer Concepts

CIST 1001

4

Structured Query Language

CIST 1220

4

Program Design and Development

CIST 1305

3

Web Development I

CIST 1510

3

Scripting Technologies

CIST 1520

3

Web Graphics I

CIST 1530

3

Information Security Fundamentals

CIST 1601

3

PHP Programming I

CIST 2351

4

Web Technologies

CIST 2510

3

Web Graphics II

CIST 2531

3

Web Development II

CIST 2550

3

IT Analysis, Design, and Project Management

CIST 2921

4

Web Systems Project

CIST 2950

3

Elective(s)

CIST xxxx

3

 

Total Hours

63

Elective(s): CIST1540, CIST2371, CIST2381

**Suggested First Semester classes: FYES 1000, CIST 1001, CIST 1305, and CIST 1510

Note: Some courses may have additional prerequisites not listed in the curriculum. Please refer to individual course descriptions for further information.