Thursday – October 17, 2019

Web & Digital Media Design (2019-2020)

Associate in Applied Science Degree
School of Media and Creative Arts / Arts, A/V Technology & Communications Career Cluster


Downtown Milwaukee Campus
Program Code: 10-201-3
 


For Information: 414-297-6433
Downtown Milwaukee Campus, 414-297-MATC


Overview — Prepare for your career with coursework in interface design, responsive web design, user experience and website development through coding with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP/MySQL, etc. You will attain a comprehensive background in web design and front-end web development.

Important to your success in this program are abilities to work as part of a team, to work under stress, and to meet deadlines.

 

Career Pathway — You can earn the Front-End Web Developer  technical diploma on your way to completing this associate degree. Contact an MATC advisor for information.

 

Career Outlook — Skills in web design, front-end web development and user experience are in demand, and the need for these skills is projected to continue to grow rapidly in the next decade.

 

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Apply the principles of design to develop strategic marketing and communication products and services
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the use of design software, tools and technology
  • Implement creative solutions from concept through completion using a formal process
  • Apply effective legal and ethical business practices and project management skills
  • Communicate artwork rationale in formal and informal settings
     
 

Admission Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Demonstration of basic computer skills in operating systems, word processing and the internet
     
 
Possible Careers

Web Designer
Web Developer
Front-End Web Developer
Junior Web Developer
UX Designer
UX Developer
Interface Designer
Interface Developer

 

Related Programs
Front-End Web Developer 
Graphic Design
IT Web and Software Developer
IT Mobile Application Developer

 

Start Dates: August/January
Sixteen-week terms.
This program will transfer to one or more four-year institutions.
Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements. 
 

TECHNICAL STUDIES

Credits

 

( ) = Semester Order for Full-Time Students

   

(1)

 

WEBDEV-102

Introduction to Digital Media ^

3

 

(1)

 

WEBDEV-114

Web Development with HTML/CSS ^

3

 

(1)

 

WEBDEV-119

Web Design Overview ^

3

 

(1)

 

ITDEV-117

Logic and Problem-Solving ^ 

3

 

(2)   WEBDEV-120 Audio and Video Production for the Web

3

 

(2)

 

WEBDEV-123

Interactive Design ‡ ^

3

 

(2)

 

WEBDEV-124

Database Web Design With PHP and MySQL ‡ ^

3

 

(2)

 

CAS-143 User Experience UE 2.0 3  

(3)

 

WEBDEV-132

Rich Media for the Web ‡

3

 

(3)

 

WEBDEV-133

Content Management Systems ‡ ^

3

 

(3)

 

WEBDEV-134

Responsive Web Design ‡ ^

3

 

(3)

 

WEBDEV-135 User Experience for the Web ‡  3  

(4)

 

WEBDEV-140

Web Development With JavaScript and jQuery ‡ ^ 

3

 

(4)

 

WEBDEV-198

Internship ‡

1

 

(4)

 

WEBDEV-199 Portfolio ‡ 3  

(4)

 

MKTG-165

Digital Marketing ^

3

 

GENERAL STUDIES

   
   

ENG-151 and

Communication Skills 1 ‡ ^

3

 
   

ENG-152

Communication Skills 2 ‡

3

 
 
 
  (or) ENG-201‡ and any 200-series ENG or SPEECH course    
   
MATH-123

Math With Business Applications ‡
3  

 

 
 
  (or) Any 200-series MATH course    
   


PSYCH-199


Psychology of Human Relations


3

 
 
 
  (or) Any 200-series PSYCH course    
   


SOCSCI-197


Contemporary American Society


3

 
 
 
  (or) Any 200-series SOCSCI or HIST course    
 
 
TOTAL CREDITS: 61      

 

‡ Prerequisite required.

^ Counts toward earning the Front-End Web Developer technical diploma.

 Program curriculum requirements are subject to change.

For course descriptions, times, locations or to register online, visit  INFOnline.
 

NOTE: Students who have not been accepted, or have not decided on a program, may begin with GENERAL EDUCATION courses, if course prerequisites have been met.

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.

 

Page updated October 2019.