Thursday – October 17, 2019

Front-End Web Developer (2019-2020)

Technical Diploma
School of Media and Creative Arts / Information Technology Career Cluster

Downtown Milwaukee Campus
Program Code: 31-206-1
 


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

Overview — Learn and apply in-depth skills in web design, design tools and web development languages.

Students will plan, design and publish several websites using multiple web development languages. This program is aimed at maintaining occupational currency and preparing for the future in this ever-changing technology. 

Students should have a well-developed imagination and the ability to problem solve. Important to your success are the abilities to work as part of a team, to work under stress and to meet deadlines.


Career Pathway — After earning this technical diploma, your credits can be applied toward completing the Web & Digital Media Design  associate degree. Contact an MATC advisor for information.


Career Outlook — Society's dependence on the internet and instant access to content has led to a variety of related occupations. The demand for web designers and web developers has increased as more businesses and organizations rely on functional and flexible websites to attract and serve their clients.

 

Program Learning Outcomes 
 
  • Design websites or applications
  • Utilize essential data technologies
  • Develop user interfaces


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
Web & Digital Media Design 
IT Mobile Application Developer
IT Web and Software Developer

 

Start Dates: August/January

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements. 
Sixteen-Week Terms
( ) = Semester Order for Full-Time Students.

 

COURSES                                           

Credits

(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)

 MKTG-165

Digital Marketing

 

3

(1)

ITDEV-117

Logic and Problem-Solving 

 

3

(1)

ENG-151

Communication Skills 1 ‡

 

3

    (or) ENG-201 English 1 ‡
 
 
(2)

WEBDEV-123

Interactive Design ‡

 

3

(2)

WEBDEV-124

Database Web Design With PHP & MySQL ‡ 

 

3

(2)

WEBDEV-133

Content Management Systems ‡

 

3

    (or) WEBDEV-132 Rich Media for the Web 
 
 
(2)

WEBDEV-134

Responsive Web Design 

 

3

(2)

WEBDEV-140

Web Development With JavaScript and jQuery ‡

 

3

 


TOTAL CREDITS: 33

 

‡ Prerequisite required.

Program curriculum requirements are subject to change.

For class times and locations or to register online, visit INFOnline.

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

 

Page updated in April 2019.