Web Design & Development

Program Outline

Program Title

Web Design & Development

Program Description

Web Development Diploma provides essential training and background for students looking to enter the field of web design and web development. This program trains students for a highly in-demand job in the growing online environment and technology and gives them the foundation to start an exciting career in the web design and development industry. This program helps students to enter the field of digital technology with practical skills to succeed in the workforce. Through this program, students will learn how to build functional, interactive websites; write and test web scripts and code in a variety of industry-standard programming languages; optimize content for websites; design interactive graphics; be well versed in social media marketing, and more. By the completion of this Diploma program, students will have developed a comprehensive portfolio of their work and will be able to promote their skills to potential employers and clients.

Credential AwardedDiploma
Career opportunities 
upon graduation

The graduates of the Web Development Diploma program could seek career opportunities in a variety of companies and organizations that want to provide products, and services and connect with their clients and stakeholders through online and digital platforms. Some of these opportunities may include:

  • Front-End Developer

  • User Interface Designer

  • Digital Asset creator

  • Web Designer

  • Dynamic Content Creator

  • Back-End Developer

  • Web Developer

  • Web Graphics Artist

  • Web Information Architect

Learning Objective

Upon the completion of this program, students will be able to demonstrate reliable knowledge and skills such as:

  • Develop web documents using HTML elements

  • Apply styling rule with Cascading Style Sheet (CSS)

  • Build and create web forms utilizing HTML5 inputs

  • Write web scripts with JavaScript

  • Analyze JavaScript variables and functions

  • Designing the User interface and User Experience for Web

  • Develop Server-side web applications with Python

  • Apply SEO principles on web pages to increase exposure in search engine result page

  • Create websites by using content management systems

  • Develop advanced frontend applications with React

  • Design, develop and execute a fully functional and user-friendly website

Admission
Requirements

To enter the Web Design and Development program, applicants must provide:

High school graduation

One of the following English proficiency requirements:

  • A minimum C+ grade in English 12, or
  • Overall IELTS Academic score of 6.0, or
  • TOEFL IBT a minimum score of 80 o
  • Minimum of 60% on Create Career College English placement test.

IntakeIntermittent intake every 4 months (3 intakes per year)
StudentsMaximum of 80 students
Duration of the
Program
640 Hours, 7 hours/day
Method of DeliveryIn-class or Blended
Method of Instruction

Combination of Instructor-led lectures, supervised labs, guest speakers, case studies, presentations, online reading, and quiz participation.

Online delivery will utilize Canvas (Learning Management System) to host lectures, assign homework, start the discussion, and monitor attendance with the built-in “Attendance” function. The institution will host a 1-hour training session for the instructors. As well as a separate training session for students. For additional support, instructors and students can contact our IT staff for technical support.

Number of Courses

7

Course Credit

4 per course

12 credits for Capstone Course

Total Credit

28

Tuition

For domestic students: $7,000

Application Fee

$700

Program specific equipment

General educational equipment and facilities such as classrooms, whiteboard, projector or audio and visual devices, computers, and internet.

Additional materials

No special materials are needed for this program

Students evaluation & assessment method

Formative assessments are used throughout each course. Class Assessment and Participation vary by course and will be determined by the instructor of each course. Assessment methods may include a combination of home assignments, quizzes, presentations, case studies, individual (or group) projects, mid-term exams, final exams, etc. A meaningful written progress report will be available to the student by the 30% point of their program.

Attendance Policy

Students are expected to attend at least 85% of the class time

Dress Expectations

No special uniforms or outfits are required for this program

Graduation requirement

Students must successfully pass each course as stated in the course outlines.

Program Content

Refer to the course outlines for detailed descriptions and learning objectives for each course

Program Snapshot

Course #Name of Course / SubjectCreditsHours
WDW 201Introduction Web Development480
WDW 205UI/UX for Web design480
WDW 207Computer Graphics480
WDW 300Search Engine Optimization480
WDW 304Content Management Systems480
WDW 403Front-End Development with React480
WDW 405Work Experience Preparedness8160
Total640
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Career Opportunities

  • Front-End Developer
  • User Interface (UI) Designer
  • Web Designer
  • Dynamic Content Creator
  • Back-End Developer
  • Web Developer Creator
  • Digital Asset Creator
  • Web Information Architect

Class Schedule

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday

* Lecture time may be subject to change.